Personal Relationships

Saints who loved praying the Rosary

“You must know that when you ‘hail’ Mary, she immediately greets you! Don’t think that she is one of those rude women of whom there are so many. On the contrary, she is utterly courteous and pleasant. If you greet her, she will answer you right away and converse with you!”
~ St. Bernadine of Sienna

What do you think she would converse about? Just like a mother who is never tired speaking about her child, his likes and dislikes, his achievements and all those little details that only she knows about, Mary is eager to reveal her dear son Jesus to us. Continue reading

Couples

Covenant Ceremony – CFCI Mangalore

A hall beaming with bright smiles and warm hugs with a wide range of voices wishing ‘Welcome to the family!’, ‘Congratulations!’, ‘God bless!’ – all on the 4th of August as the Mangalore chapter had their commitment program at the Pastoral Centre, Bajjodi with all segments – couples, singles and youth taking their commitment, the chief guest of the program being none other than the Holy Spirit. Continue reading

Gallery

Mission Assam

Excited, scared, determined, confused….any other emotion running through your mind? Well put them all together and that was the state of our minds when we left for Assam as a part of the #CFCISummerMissionCrew. Some of the Mission Crew members had already served in the prior missions, but for some, this was their first mission; to travel far away from home, comfort and family. This year’s mission to Assam was to guide the existing CFCI Youth members to grow together as a household. The Mission Crew members hailed from Assam, West Bengal, Goa and Mangalore; and were further divided into three teams to reach out fourteen villages in a time span of ten days. Continue reading

Sharings

Lenten Reflections | Jesus clothes are taken away

Jesus was stripped of His garments so that He would die possessing nothing and so as followers of Christ we are called to strip ourselves of any evil desires or sinful inclinations that come between us and God. It was only when I asked for God’s grace did He give me a verse which says, ‘love covers all offences’. Continue reading