Lessons From The Lord’s Prayer

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April 10, 2021 0 Comments

The Lord’s Prayer is one of the most common and most recited prayers in the life of a Catholic. For the very reason that it has been taught by our Lord himself. It is a beautiful way by which Jesus gave us his example of the relationship that he has with his father in heaven. …

Why Did Judas betray Jesus?

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March 31, 2021 0 Comments

Judas Iscariot, one of the twelve disciples of Jesus. We all know him more as “Judas the betrayer” rather than “Judas the Apostle”. However, the point that we should always reflect upon is – Judas, who was also with Jesus, just like Peter and all the other disciples, what made him betray Jesus? If Jesus …

Bandel Church- Basilica of the Most Holy Rosary

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March 28, 2021 0 Comments

The narrative of Bandel Church starts with the primary Portuguese settlements in Bengal. Most students of history concur that in 1537 an Admiral Sampayo entered the waterway Hooghly with nine Portuguese vessels to help Muhammad Shah, the Pathan Nawab of Gaur who being hard squeezed by the renowned Sher Khan, had asked the Portuguese delegate …

Palm Sunday – 5 Important Facts To Remember

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March 28, 2021 0 Comments

Palm Sunday marks the beginning of the Holy Week for all Catholics around the world. Holy Week is very significant a week, as this entire week the passion of Jesus Christ begins and increases day by day till his death on the cross. We see in the Bible that Palm Sunday is the day when …

Why did Jesus cry in the Garden of Gethsemane?

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March 27, 2021 0 Comments

When we read the Gospel of Mark 14:34, we notice something strange. Something unusual about Jesus can be seen in the Gospel. Jesus is cringing about the fact that he has to suffer. But why should we reflect on this? Didn’t Jesus cry before? Yes, he did. He cried while he called out Lazarus from …

How Can I Help Others Embrace Christ? Converting to Catholicism

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March 25, 2021 0 Comments

My dear friends, this question is a big controversy in the world. However, this is no point of controversy or confusion at all. Jesus has said very clearly to ‘go forth and make disciples in all Nations’. He has instructed us to preach the Gospel and tell others to repent and believe. But the point …

How To Make A Good Confession?

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March 24, 2021 2 Comments

    Confession has always been a matter of struggle for many. I too had a deep struggle with confession years back, and even now sometimes confession seems to be a big deal for me. However, with the continuous intercession of our Blessed Mother and with the help of my friends and priests, I somehow …

What is the Sacrament of Reconciliation?

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March 22, 2021 0 Comments

The  Sacrament of Reconciliation is one of the seven Sacraments instituted by Jesus Christ himself, and then by the Catholic Church.  It is also one of the two sacraments of healing.  Christ’s love is shown in the fact that he seeks the lost and heals the sick. That is why he gave us the sacraments …

It is our Christian Obligation to help individuals know Jesus- Pope Francis

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March 22, 2021 2 Comments

Pope Francis said on Sunday it is our Christian obligation to help individuals know Jesus, which we can’t manage without giving of our lives in assistance and love. “Numerous individuals, frequently without saying as much, certainly might want to see Jesus, to meet him, to know him. This is the means by which we comprehend …

Why does the Catholic Church administer Baptism to Infants?

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March 17, 2021 0 Comments

    There are three reasons to justify why does the Catholic Church administers the sacrament of Baptism to Infants. But before we start, let’s define Baptism. ” Baptism is the way out of the kingdom of death into life, the gateway to the… Church, and the beginning of a lasting communion with God.” [ …