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I am a Cool Catholic

The Kids Village 2015 “I Am A Cool Catholic“, was organized by CFCI – Youth, Mangalore, on the 26th of July, 2015 at The Most Holy Redeemer Church, Derebail for children between the ages of 5 to 8 years. It was a half-day program filled with prayer, fun, activities and various workshops with around ninety children in attendance. Twenty CFCI – Youth served at the kids village with the guidance of other CFCI – Couples and CFCI – Singles. Continue reading

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#LoveWins

#LoveWins!!! This hashtag has been making quite the rounds on the internet these days after the verdict of the United States to allow homosexual marriages. This was seen by many as a socially bold decision and considered by few a slap of the face of the Church. Few saw this and supported it because of their belief in the movement while majority just piggy backed this movement because ‘it was the cool thing to do.‘ But I thought it would be right to mention what the church really believes with regards to this whole so called controversial topic of homosexuality. Continue reading

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I’m a Cool Catholic

The most awaited and exciting event of Couples for Christ India (CFCI) – Bangalore – “KIDS VILLAGE,” for the year 2015 was held on February 16, 2015 at ‘Our Lady of Sacred Heart’s Church’ parish hall, Belandur. The event was organized primarily for the kids of the parish and the CFCI community. About 270 children came to witness Christ under the theme “I’M A COOL CATHOLIC” Being a cool catholic, defines our identity with God, to be more like Him and indefinitely to be Jesus to others. Continue reading

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Let’s talk about Sex… and the Church!

Yes, both at the same time

After the National Singles Conference ‘A Glimpse of Heaven’ which was based on St John Paul II Theology of the Body (TOB), it was the desire of the CFCI community to spread this message to all. We agree with George Weigel, author of the biography on St John Paul II, who described TOB as “theological time bomb set to go off with dramatic consequences“. The community was more than willing to activate this “theological time bomb” here in India. Thanks to the support of His Holiness Bishop Agnelo Gracias, Auxiliary Bishop of the Archdiocese of Bombay and fellow catholic apostolates Family of Faith & Foundation and Opus Dei, this desire turned in to reality on Sunday, October 12, 2014 in Mumbai. Continue reading