Jordan: 'Journalists Against Hate' Conference is a step in the right direction

Submitted by munir on Wed, 10/06/2021 - 21:21

Over the period September 27-28, 2021 the capital of Jordan, Amman, witnessed the holding of a very daring conference titled, 'Journalists Against Hate'. It was a unique conference, held by the Muslim Council of Elders and the Catholic Center for Studies and Media in Jordan, with a lucid call to eliminate hate speech and replace it by speech that entrenches harmony, good wishes, and cordiality.

 

The future of Middle East Christians: A hot question that seeks an answer

Submitted by munir on Mon, 10/04/2021 - 10:43

Journalists, reporters, and political analysts specializing in the Middle East affairs have incessantly been writing articles questioning the future of the Middle East Christians  in the wake of the prevailing turbulent situations, chaos, and confusion that has ripped through the region, while wreaking irreversible damage that brings about a bad omen. They have been leaving no stone unturned in looking for acceptable solutions to the bleak situation precipitating in the region.

 

Blessed be the name of Jesus

Submitted by munir on Sat, 10/02/2021 - 14:08

In our increasingly secularized society, we can all give witness to our Lord Jesus Christ by simply — and serenely — affirming His holy name when it’s irreverently used (John 14:27).

 

“Praised be His name,” I responded, when a Catholic friend misused the name of Jesus during a football game we were watching with others. 

 

He paused and looked at me, and I smiled amiably in response.

 

Life with or without a wife?

Submitted by munir on Thu, 09/30/2021 - 11:10

 

Life is a journey that man undertakes while experiencing its ups and downs  hoping to turn bitterness into sweetness and striving to ensure a dignified life. With life being non-monotonous,  efforts are continuously exerted to overcome  all hurdles that stand in the way.

 

Over the years, men have been facing a delicate questions that defines their courses of life with a question arising, namely will the future be flowery when tying the knot or the other way round?

 

A resounding call for Christian unity comes from Hungary!

Submitted by munir on Tue, 09/21/2021 - 10:38

In a fervent and resounding statement, Cardinal Péter Erdö archbishop of Esztergom-Budapest and primate of Hungary, has said at the International Eucharistic Congress that the world is in a “burning need” of the witness of a united Christianity.

 

The term “burning need”, which Cardinal Péter Erdö uses, implies the urgency of attaining such a unity which consequently necessitates speedy measures based on sound grounds that ensure its perpetuity.

 

Christian Catechism… a source of enlightenment

Submitted by munir on Fri, 09/03/2021 - 12:38

On September 15, 2021 an important event is going to take place at the Terra Sancta Theater, Jabal Luwaibdeh, Amman. It is the launching of a new website by Franciscan Sisters/ Marian Missionaries titled," John the Baptist Center for Christian Catechism". The site, financed by the Pontifical Mission in Jordan, will later be located on this link: www.jcjo.org

 

Why unintentionally invite the devil into one's life?

Submitted by munir on Tue, 08/31/2021 - 11:28

Evil practices have been abounding all the time since the early days of life on Earth. Some people who are attracted by the lust for power, fame, and wealth resort sometimes to some practices that they think are safe, yet they unintentionally invite the devil into their lives. 

 

Shedding light on such practices will keep people at bay from the Satanic influences that harm their lives and keep they away from the mercy and love for the Lord.