Category Archives: Christian

Introducing a New Short Film: GIRARSI

As part a culminating activity for the grade 11 Communications-Technology course at Chaminade, students assembled in groups to create a 5-minute short film. My group originally thought of an Italian Mafia-themed movie. However, the movie seemed to go beyond that … Continue reading

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Reflecting on God’s Not Dead 1 and 2 and Relativism

Last school year in Grade 11 Law class, the law teacher lent me a movie titled, God’s Not Dead. Just a couple days ago, I managed to stream God’s Not Dead 2 online. Interesting enough, in my grade 10 religion class, … Continue reading

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Talking about the Pallium…

On June 29, Pope Francis will bless and give the pallium to new Metropolitan Archbishops to be imposed by the Apostolic Nuncio on their own dioceses. Prior to 2015, the palliums were imposed on Metropolitan Archbishops at St. Peter’s Basilica … Continue reading

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A Catholic’s Call To Serve

As my grade 10 year at Chaminade College School came to a close, I once again ran for Student Council hoping to continue with a third year on the Council for the 2017-2018 school year. I have been involved in … Continue reading

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Catholic or Christian? What’s the difference?

One of the questions I am asked the most is, “What is the difference between a Catholic and a Christian?”. Many think that Catholic and Christian are two different groups. However, that is not true. The Merriam-Webster dictionary defines Christian as “one … Continue reading

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Hospitality: Reflection on Donald Trump Actions

My Facebook News feed has been flooded with news about Donald Trump’s plans. Many of the posts had to do with the proposed Mexico Wall and the hot issues on immigration to the USA and travel ban for Muslims. These three topics have something … Continue reading

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“Forgive Them!”

I recently read a very sad article about a Christian girl who was burned alive by ISIS as her mother failed to pay a religious tax. As the girl lay dying in her mother’s arms, she said “Forgive them”. This … Continue reading

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6 Tips to Help You Understand and Participate More Actively at Mass

It is the truth that Sunday Mass is boring to many Catholics, right? Often, since it is boring, many Catholics do not even go to Mass any more. Sometimes, excuses are made, “Oh, the Father A’s homily was too long”, … Continue reading

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Merciful Shepherds: Shepherds in Parish, School and Family

  Note: Last Sunday was the 4th Sunday of Easter, may also be commonly known as Good Shepherd Sunday. The CCCB Ordo also makes mention this day as World Day of Prayer for Vocations. This year was no ordinary 4th … Continue reading

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