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July, 2013


Pope Francis becomes apostle of the slums

July 31, 2013 · 

By John L. Allen Jr. (NCR Online via CNUA) There’s a Brazilian saying that in the country’s favelas, the sprawling slums that form rings of misery around glittering urban cores, the only things that really work are the gangs and the Pentecostals. Among other things, it’s an indictment of the Catholic church, in tandem with […]

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BHUTAN : A model of Gross National Happiness a glorious goal for modern society

July 31, 2013 · 

By Sr. Joan Chittister (NCR Online via CNUA) The first road sign I saw in Bhutan read: Start early/Drive slowly/Arrive safely. I knew instantly this place and this trip was going to be different. Bhutan is a country so small — fewer than 1 million people live there — that, tucked between China to the […]

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FBI 'saves 105 trafficked children in 76 US cities'

July 31, 2013 · 

“The FBI remains committed to stopping this cycle of victimisation,” Ron Hosko said BBC News 29 July 2013 Last updated at 18:24 GMT The FBI says it has rescued 105 children and arrested 150 pimps in 76 US cities over the weekend, in an operation against child prostitution. The largest numbers of children rescued were […]

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Stuart Hall's sentence for sex attacks on girls is doubled to 30 months

July 30, 2013 · 

UK Court of appeal rules former BBC broadcaster’s original 15-month jail term was inadequate Former BBC broadcaster Stuart Hall at Preston crown court in June, where he was sentenced to 15 months’ jail for sex attacks. Photograph: Phil Noble/Reuters Stuart Hall’s jail sentence for a string of sexual offences, including an attack on a nine-year-old […]

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NEW LAWS NEEDED TO BLOCK CHILD PORN

July 29, 2013 · 

by Fr. Shay Cullen When a German national child abuse suspect was arrested and jailed in Butuan city, Mindanao earlier this year, police found incriminating evidence in his laptop computer, of horrific photos of  small Filipino boys as young as 8 years old being sexually abused by the suspect . Photos showed the children being made […]

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FDA bans 16 deadly beauty products

July 29, 2013 · 

July 20, 2013 11:26 pm The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has banned 16 cosmetic products from being sold in the Philippine market. Mostly from China, the products were also ordered to be removed immediately from the market to prevent the public from buying them. ³The FDA declares that the cosmetic products are unsafe and […]

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Greenpeace ship sails into polluted Manila Bay

July 24, 2013 · 

http://www.ucanews.com/,  July 24, 2013 The Greenpeace ship Esperanza docked in Manila Bay on Tuesday, the last stop on a nationwide tour aimed at raising awareness of pollution in the archipelago nation following disturbing recent scientific research indicating high levels of waste poured into the sea. The ex-Russian navy firefighting ship turned activist vessel arrived amid […]

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Stuart Hazell searched for incest websites during search for Tia Sharp by Sandra Laville, The Guardian

July 24, 2013 · 

Stuart Hazell searched for incest websites during search for Tia Sharp Memory sticks reveal killer’s increasing interest in paedophile images Sandra Laville, crime correspondent The Guardian, Monday 13 May 2013 19.26 BST In the midst of a high-profile search for Tia Sharp, the man who has admitted in the Old Bailey that he had killed […]

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Prayer of the week Psalm PS 15:2-3, 3-4, 5

July 23, 2013 · 

 Prayer of the week.   Psalm PS 15:2-3, 3-4, 5 R. (1a) He who does justice will live in the presence of the Lord. One who walks blamelessly and does justice; who thinks the truth in his heart and slanders not with his words R. He who does justice will live in the presence of […]

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THE YOUNG LEADERS OF TODAY ARE THE HOPE OF TOMORROW

July 23, 2013 · 

By Fr. Shay Cullen The incredible courage, bravery, and dedication of young people is what the world needs to inspire and lead us into the future. Malala Yousafzai is a striking example of the capability of the youth to give the good example where adults are failing. Her speech to the United Nations ignited the hope and […]

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