The Offering Basket

Have you ever heard of people stealing church’s offerings or breaking into cathedrals to go away with religious relics? Late last year, some folks broke into the cathedral in d’Oloron-Sainte-Marie , a town in the department of Pyrénées-Atlantiques, in southwest France. They succeeded in stealing valuable liturgical objects. The fact is, this was not the […]


Several times I come across people who profess to be Christians but, their attitudes toward others exhibit silent discrimination. To be a Christian implies emulating the character of Christ. He did not ignore prostitutes, witches, deceitful tax collectors, beggars, migrants, and the disabled. He was there for them even if other people usually surrounded him. […]