Hemm anġlu li jismu Nicole

Kitba ta’ Patri Mario Attard OFM Kap

Ix-xogħol tal-Isptar ilaqqagħni ma’ biżibilju ta’ stejjer. Fost dawn illum nixtieq naqsam magħkom dik ta’ Nicole Żahra, tifla ta’ għaxar snin li, nhar is-16 ta’ Lulju ta’ din is-sena marret tiltaqa’ ma’ Kristu Rxoxt. Min hu dan l-anġlu li bħalissa qiegħed fis-sema jitlob għalina lkoll? Continue reading Hemm anġlu li jismu Nicole

X’qal eżatt il-Papa?

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Taħt ħafna aspetti l-Papa Franġisku tassew huma don mill-Mulej għall-umanità. Huwa don l-għaliex ma jiddejjaq xejn juri l-verità. Anki jekk ikun hemm min jitmehżmeż. Bħalma kien hawn min tmehżmeż bl-omelija li għamel nhar it-Tnejn 2 ta’ Ġunju waqt li kien qiegħed iqaddes quddiesa ma’ grupp ta’ koppji li kienu qiegħdin jiċċelebraw il-25 u s-60 anniversarju miż-żwieġ tagħhom.

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The rhythm of fair play

by Fr Mario Attard OFM Cap

The 20th edition of the Fifa World Cup is in full swing. For the second time in its history, Brazil is playing host to this highly-famed international men’s football tournament.

Thirty-one national teams are taking part in this prestigious-month-long competition, which will reach its climax in the grand final match at the Estádio Jornalista Mário Filho of Maracanã in Rio de Janeiro on July 13.

The catchy official motto of the tournament says much about the idiosyncratic nature of the Brazilian culture: all in one rhythm. Continue reading The rhythm of fair play