Monthly Archives: January 2015

Vacant posts in Church Schools for Kindergarten 1 and First Year Primary

  • Postijiet għat-tfal fl-iskejjel tal-Knisja fl-ewwel sena Kindergarten

    Fit-2, it-3 u d-9 ta’ Frar ser jintlaqgħu l-applikazzjonijiet tat-tielet kriterju “Applikanti Oħra” għall-ewwel sena kindergarten għad-dħul fl-iskejjel tal-Knisja għas-sena skolastika 2015-2016. Aktar dettalji jinsabu fir-Regolamenti tad-Dħul li jinsabu fuq il-websajt tal-Knisja f’Malta.

    F’Novembru 2014 saru l-applikazzjonijiet skont l-Ewwel Kriterju għad-dħul fl-iskejjel tal-Knisja f’Settembru 2015 għas-sena skolastika 2015-2016. Hawn taħt qed nagħtu rendikont ta’ kemm applikaw u kemm baqa’ postijiet vakanti għall-Ewwel Sena Kindergarten…

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The Gospel of the day – 31st January

  • Saint Mark 4:35-41  On that day, as evening drew on, Jesus said to his disciples: “Let us cross to the other side.” Leaving the crowd, they took him with them in the boat just as he was. And other boats were with him. A violent squall came up and waves were breaking over the boat, so that it was already filling up…
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Liturgical Celebrations presided over by Bishop Charles J. Scicluna for the month of February 2015

  • Il-Ħadd l-1 ta’ Frar 2015, fil-11.00 a.m., l-Isqof Charles J. Scicluna, Amministratur Appostoliku, ser jiċċelebra Quddiesa fil-Kon-Katidral ta’ San Ġwann, il-Belt Valletta, fl-okkażjoni ta’ Jum il-Ħajja. Fis-6.30 ta’ filgħaxija, l-Isqof ser jiċċelebra Quddiesa ta’ radd il-ħajr lil Alla, fil-knisja parrokkjali tal-Fgura, f’għeluq il-ħamsin sena mit-twaqqif ta’ din il-parroċċa.

    Nhar it-Tnejn, 2 ta’ Frar, festa tal-preżentazzjoni tal-Mulej fit-tempju, il-Knisja Universali tiċċelebra Jum il-Ħajja Kkonsagrata. Fit-8.30 ta’ filgħodu, l-Isqof Charles J…

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Pope Francis: No to the ‘Privatisation of Faith’

  • Pope Francis says ecclesial elites who form cliques and scorn others are privatizing the faith and not following the way of Jesus.  His words came during his homily at morning Mass on Thursday (29th January) celebrated in the Santa Marta residence. 

    The Pope’s homily was a reflection on the need for Christians to follow Jesus in the way that He wants and not to follow incorrect models such as privatizing our faith. 

    “It’s true, Jesus has saved us all, but not in a general fashion.  All of us, each one with their name and surname.  And this is our personal salvation.  I am truly saved, the Lord looked at me, gave his life for me, opened this door, this new life for me and each of us can say ‘For me.’  But there’s a danger of forgetting that He saved us individually but at the same time as part of his people or community.  His people…

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The Gospel of the day – 30th January

  • Saint Mark 4:26-34 Jesus said to the crowds: “This is how it is with the Kingdom of God; it is as if a man were to scatter seed on the land and would sleep and rise night and day and the seed would sprout and grow, he knows not how.  Of its own accord the land yields fruit, first the blade, then the ear, then the full grain in the ear…
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The Church in Malta celebrates Consecrated Life

  • Jum il-Ħajja Kkonsagrata jiġi ċċelebrat kull sena fit-2 ta’ Frar. Din is-sena, din iċ-ċelebrazzjoni għandha tifsira speċjali għaliex il-Papa Franġisku ddedika l-2015 għall-Ħajja Kkonsagrata, jiġifieri għall-membri tal-ordinijiet u l-kongregazzjonijiet reliġjużi.

    Għal din l-okkażjoni ser issir ċelebrazzjoni nhar it-Tnejn, 2 ta’ Frar 2015, li għaliha qed jiġu mistiedna kemm il-membri tal-ħajja kkonsagrata, kif ukoll is-saċerdoti djoċesani u l-lajċi, biex flimkien jiċċelebraw il-ħajja kkonsagrata bħala don ta’ Alla lill-Knisja…

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Homily by Fr Charles Tabone on the occasion of the feast of St. Francis de Sales

  • Nhar it-23 ta’ Jannar 2015, ġiet iċċelebrata Quddiesa organizzata mid-direttorju tal-AKM u l-gazzetta Lehen is-Sewwa fl-okkazjoni tal-Festa ta’ San Frangisk de Sales. Il-Quddiesa ġiet iċċelebrata mid-Delegat tal-Arċisqof għall-Mezzi tal-Komunikazzjoni Soċjali, Fr Charles Tabone O.P. 

    San Franġisk de Sales, il-ġurnalisti u dak li ġara fi Franza

    Il-festa ta’ San Franġisk de Sales, il-padrun tal-ġurnalisti, niċċelebrawha kull sena, biss inħoss li din is-sena għandha tifsira partikolari minħabba dak li ġara fi Franza…

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General Audience: Pope focuses on role of father in family life

  • Pope Francis called on fathers to be present in the lives of their children pointing out that the absence of a ‘father figure’ can have grave consequences.

    Speaking on Wednesday during the weekly General Audience, the Pope continued in his catechesis on the family, choosing to focus on the dignity and role of fathers.

    He said that teaching us to call God our Father, Jesus gave new depth and richness to this relationship, so fundamental to the life of society…

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Il-Vanġelu tal-jum – 29 ta’ Jannar

  • Saint Mark 4:21-25 Jesus said to his disciples, “Is a lamp brought in to be placed under a bushel basket or under a bed, and not to be placed on a lampstand? For there is nothing hidden except to be made visible; nothing is secret except to come to light. Anyone who has ears to hear ought to hear.”  He also told them, “Take care what you hear…
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