"As fathers, our lives will leave indelible imprints on the hearts of our
children. The most effective teaching tool of values and beliefs is in the
modeling provided by parents at home." ...
I. This Sunday in Church: 2nd Sunday After Pentecost
Bible Readings for This Sunday (June
Sermons for This Sunday (June
4. Lectionary Reflection: Love is Demanding
As he drove out the sheep and oxen from the temple, so, too, he will use
circumstances, trials and difficulties as his 'sword' to drive out from our
lives whatever is opposed to Godīs goodness and our own dignity. ...
More on This Week's Gospel Theme From MWJ
The following past issues of Malankara World Journal may be
helpful in reflecting on this week's Gospel passage (Matthew 10:34-11:1) - cost
II. Featured Articles:
We are living with a nation of children who will be different men and women
because their fathers never knew the truth about who they are to their
children. We must change that, and we can. ...
Fathers (A Poem)
A poem written to honor Dr. Jacob Naduparambil,
esteemed Cancer Researcher at Ohio State University, on this Father's Day by
his daughter Nitya Jacob.
My Daddy - A Bed Time Story
A very moving story.
Priests of the Domestic Church: A Father's Day Homily
Just as Jesus called laborers into the field to reap an abundant harvest of
souls, He calls husbands and fathers who are lost to use the navigational
tools of prayer, forgiveness, and mercy to find our way back to our Father
in heaven. ...
A Father's Love: The Story of Charles and Anne
In World War II, Charles de Gaulle saved France's honor from the shame of
defeat. Few know, however, how much strength he drew from his Down Syndrome
A Tale of Two Dads
These are the four biggest influence on who I am, who I've been, and who I'm
De-Wimpifying Dads and Recapturing a Vision of True Manhood
For years, studies shown the vital roles that both moms and dads play in
raising their children. This only supports the biblical model of a family
that God created. ...
Malankara World Journals with the Theme: Father's Day (From MWJ Archives)
Volume 6 No 354: June 17 2016
Volume 5 No 291: June 19 2015
Volume 4 No 223: June 12, 2014
Volume 3 No 147: June 13 2013
Volume 2 No 81: June 14 2012
III. General Weekly Features
Family Special: Three Reasons Why Your Husband Really Needs You
Your husband, as a flawed individual, needs you - emotionally, physically and spiritually.
Not because he is weak, but because you and he are One - and he needs his other half. ...
Family Special: How Did This Happen? The Family Crisis as a Theological Crisis
The family crisis is a theological crisis, and this must be the church's
first concern. ...
Inspiration: The Valet who Never Forgot
We have been created in order that we might make a difference. We have within
ourselves the power to change the world. ...
The Grace of Failure
One of the most difficult periods in my own life was a professional failure.
It made me question my motives, wonder whether I'd discerned badly, and
second-guess whether God even cared. ...
The Truth About Happiness
God still has a plan for your life; He has not abandoned you. We need to
take joy in the Lord always. That is the key. ...
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