Alms Giving

Any material favour done to assist the needy, and prompted by charity, is almsgiving. It is evident, then, that almsgiving implies much more than the transmission of some temporal commodity to the indigent. According to the creed of political economy, every material deed wrought by man to …

St.Alphonsa

Saint Alphonsa Muttathupadathu, F.C.C.,  (19 August 1910 – 28 July 1946) was a Catholic Franciscan Religious Sister who is now honored as a saint, the first person of Indian origin to be canonized as a saint by the Catholic Church and the …

St-Thomas

THOMAS THE APOSTLE, also called Doubting Thomas or Didymus (meaning “Twin”) was one of the Twelve Apostles of Jesus. He is best known for questioning Jesus’ resurrection when first told of it, then proclaiming “My Lord and my God” on seeing Jesus in . …

Saints

The priest who saw no need for a bed St Joseph Oriol (March 23) sought obscurity and self-abnegation but ended up being celebrated throughout Barcelona A statue of St Joseph, who lived on bread, water …