Xi jrid Alla?

Alla huwa misteru. Anzi! Il-misteru tal-misteri! Għax min jista’ jifhmu lil Alla? Mela mnalla li Ġesù, l-Iben ta’ Alla magħmul bniedem, sar bniedem għalina! Għax, kif jgħidilna eżattament l-prologu tal-vanġelu skont San Ġwann: Lil Alla għadu ħadd ma rah; imma għarrafhulna l-Iben il-waħdieni ta’ Alla, li hu fi ħdan il-Missier (Ġw 1:18).

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Il-moħħ u l-istonku

Kont qed nieħu kafè fil-kafeterija tal-isptar. Wara lejl ġiri mas-swali tal-isptar. Speċi ta’ Mater Dei 360. Meta, waqt li l-ħabib tagħna għaddhieli l-kafè, mar-raġġi melliesa ta’ dak il-jum, leħħ għalija il-ħsieb sabiħ sabiħ. Ovvjament, li ġej minn fuq! U żgur li mhux minn taħt! Il-moħħ bħall-istonku!

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Idle talk uncovers an idle soul

Gossip has become rampant in our society. It has become the custom to speak about others the way one thinks and wishes. Unfortunately, this plague has entered practically every fabric of our society – state and church, families and convents, working and recreation places. Continue reading “Idle talk uncovers an idle soul”

My idea

The prominent Hellenistic Neoplatonist philosopher, astronomer, and mathematician of the fourth and fifth century Alexandria, Hypatia, said: “Reserve your right to think, for even to think wrongly is better than not to think at all”.

While exercising this fully-fledged right of thinking, am I humble enough to share my idea in an authentic dialogue which seeks the objective truth? Will not my idea recover its inherent dignity when it allows truth to transform it?