The grieving process that accompanies the loss of a spouse, parent, or loved one is often unbearable. Written in the midst of heartache, “Jealous Of The Angels” is a beautiful tribute to one young lady’s father, and it’s sure to move you to tears.
For those of us who live in comfortable homes in safe democracies, persecution of Christians and martyrdom may seem like a cruel historical fact, but nothing could be further from the truth. Sunday the 13th of November marked the International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church in 2016, a date that Christians across the globe observed with prayer and special services at a time when Christians are suffering increasing levels of persecution.
NEW DELHI, 22 Oct 2016,
The World Medical Association (WMA), the top medical-ethics body, on Friday installed an Indian doctor facing corruption charges as its president, despite controversy surrounding his appointment while legal cases are pending.
A statement released by the WMA said Dr. Ketan Desai delivered his inaugural speech as president on Friday at the association's annual assembly in Taiwan. He will serve in the position for 2016/17.
'On the Edge' shows how the Catholic Church is concerned about the erosion of this fundamental right.
Posted on October 17, 2016, 8:17 PM
The On the Edge book published by UCA News holds a mirror to religious based hatred and is a fitting warning to not compromise on freedom of conscience, said Cardinal Charles Maung Bo of Yangon.
"This document to me is the 'magna carta' of religious freedom in Asia," said Cardinal Bo during the On the Edge book launch in Yangon Oct. 14. This book will shed great light on the need for religious freedom, he said.