The Negative Bias of Our Brains

  It is estimated that about 75% to 80% of our thoughts are negative and unhelpful for us.  This is because of the way we...

Mind to Matter

  “Mind to Matter: The Astonishing Science of How Your Brain Creates Material Reality,”(published 2018) is the title of a book by Dawson Church.  In...

Everything is Created Twice

  Everything that humans do or create originates first as a thought in the mind.  Then people begin to behave as they have planned or...

Walk with God

God is our constant companion. Jesus assures us: “I am with you always, to the end of the age” (Mt 28:20). There is no...

Rejoice, Pray, Give Thanks

Abba Benjamin was a holy monk who lived in the desert.  As he lay dying, he called his disciples around him and gave them...

Thou Shalt Not Die

Gabriel Marcel, a French Philosopher, Playwright and Music Critic says that to tell someone “I love you” is to tell that person “Thou shalt...

The Most Powerful Woman on Earth

Today the Catholic Church celebrates the feast of the Queenship of the Blessed Virgin Marcy.  In December 2015 the National Geographic Magazine did a...

Jana Gana Mana

The following is the English translation of India’s National Anthem. Let us sing it with a heart filled with gratitude to God for all...

Prayer for the Nation

All of us have a duty to pray for our country. India’s National Anthem, Jana Gana Mana is itself a prayer asking God’s blessings...

The India of My Dreams

As we approach the Independence Day it is good to recall to our minds the India that the Father of the Nation dreamt of....

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19 Dec 2018: Hope in God

Wednesday of the Third Week of Advent Reading 1: Jgs 13: 2-7, 24-25; Gospel: Lk. 1: 5-25 As humans we are often put in a situation...

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Mahatma Gandhi and the Indian Constitution on Alcohol

  Because of the evil effects of alcohol Mahatma Gandhi once said, “If I were appointed a dictator for one hour for all India, the...

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19 June 2017: Law of Retribution vs the Law of Life

Monday of the Eleventh Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1: 2 Cor. 6: 1-10; Gospel: Mt. 5: 38-42 In today’s gospel, Jesus echoes the Jewish law of...
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World Day of the Poor

25 Sept 2017: Torch Bearer

This is my beloved Son!