The priest continues the work of redemption on earth.... If we really
understood the priest on earth, we would die not of fright but of love....
The Priesthood is the love of the heart of Jesus. ...
I. This Sunday in Church: Kohne Sunday (Departed Clergy)
Bible Readings for This Sunday (January
Sermons for This Sunday (January
4. Malankara World Journals with the Theme: Priesthood
Volume 7 No 397 Feb 10, 2017
Volume 6 No 327 January 22 2016
Volume 4 No 196: February 13, 2014
Volume 3 No 122: Jan 24 2013
Theme: Holy Priesthood
II. Featured Articles:
Priesthood - When Honor Eclipses Truth
St. Augustine's sermon amounts to a stern warning for priests who too easily
live off the sheep instead of shepherding them rightly... Despite their
human weakness, priests must summon the courage to speak and teach more
clearly and consistently. True shepherds can do no less....
Calling The Fathers - Natural and Spiritual
The fatherhood of the Apostles and their successors, the Church's priests
and bishops, is a spiritual paternity given to raise us as God's children.
Of Popes, Bishops, Priests - and the Bridge Too Far
The greatest service of a priest is the reverent celebration and
administration of the Sacraments, with the distribution and reception of
Holy Communion as the perfect culmination of the priestly ministry. ...
What St. Paul's Example Can Teach Us About Authority
St. Paul demonstrates a sort of refreshing honesty with Peter: acknowledging his
authority while respecting him enough to speak to him directly and clearly, to
his face and not behind his back. ...
Christ Waits for His Priests (Poem)
I wait for my priests.
I long to see them enter my sanctuary
and approach the tabernacle of my abiding presence. ...
III. General Weekly Features
Family Special: 3 Phrases That Will Change Your Marriage
Prayer unites a couple on the spiritual level, which lays the groundwork for
unity on the emotional, mental and physical ones. ...
Family Special: 5 Steps to Reset after a Marriage Meltdown
We've had a marital meltdown that left us woozy and wondering what our next
step would be.
Here are few ideas for resetting your marriage after you've had a marital
Christianity Gets a Faith Lift - From Harvard
The latest study from Harvard University shows that U.S. Christianity is not
only alive, but growing. ...
Why Good Rest Matters in the Christian Life
Last year, the Centers for Disease Control declared a new public health crisis:
sleep deprivation. Millions are failing night after night to get the recommended
seven to nine hours of rest, putting them at increased risk for health problems
from anxiety and depression to diabetes and heart disease. ...
Bible on Sleeping Peacefully
I will both lay me down in peace, and sleep: for thou, Lord, only makest me
dwell in safety. -- He giveth his beloved sleep. ...
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