Articles on this issue "language"
The Greek Orthodox Church has rejected a proposal to introduce modern Greek in the liturgy. The great majority of the Holy Synod opted to keep Koine Greek as it was spoken 2,000 years ago and …read more
Avvenire).- In no way is Islam related to the terrorists who struck the Twin Towers -- it is an excuse, says Father Justo Lacunza, president of the Pontifical Institute of Arabic and Islamic …read more
The first edition in Arabic of a book of homilies by Opus Deis founder has been published in Lebanon. A total of 2,000 copies have been printed with the works of Blessed Josemaría Escrivá de …read more
Grappling with AIDS and malaria patients in poor countries is all in a days work for the Womens Medical-Missionary Association. The association of lay consecrated doctors and nurses lives out …read more
For the past year, the Franciscan Custody of the Holy Land has had a monastery at the heart of the Jewish neighborhood in Jerusalem, to assist Hebrew-speaking Christians. The monastery on …read more
This is a translation of John Paul IIs homily at the Mass of the Lords Supper today, Holy Thursday. * * * 1. "In supremae nocte Cenae / recumbens cum fratribus . . . On the night of that Last …read more