These are the Chief precepts of the church ( Thiru Sabhayude Anju Kalpanakal). Njaaraychagalilum kadapetta thirunaalugalilum muzhuvan kurbanayil pangukollanam; aa divasangalil vilakkapetta velagal cheyaruthu. Aandilorickalengilum kumbasaarikukayum pesahakaalathu parishudha kurbaana ulkollugayum cheyanam. Nischayikkapetta divasangalil upavasikukayum vilakkapetta bakshanasadhanangal varjikukayum cheyannam. Villakkapetta kaalathu vivaham aaghoshikyugayo thirusabha vilakkirikkunna aalugalumayi vivaham nadathukayo cheyaruthu. Daivalayathinum daivasusrushagarkum, vaideegaadyakshanmaarkum nischayichitulla pathavaaravum mattu ooharigalum kodukanam.
The following is the English transliteration of the Ten Commandments (Pathu kalpanakal) from Malayalam. 1. Ninte kartavaaya daivam njaanakunnu. Njanallathe mattoru daivam ninnakundagaruthu. 2. Daivathinte thiru naamam vrutha prayogikkaruthu. 3. Karthaavinte divasam parishudhamaayi aacharikyanam. 4. Mathapithakale bahumaanikkanam. 5. Kollaruthu. 6. Vyapicharam cheyaruthu. 7. Moshtikkaruthu. 8. Kalla sakshi parayaruthu. 9. Anyante bhariye mohikkaruthu. 10. Anyante vasthukal […]
In the year 1330, a priest in Siena who had lost all respect and belief in the Eucharist was asked to bring Holy Communion to a sick man in his town. He complied with this request reluctantly and placed the Consecrated Host unceremoniously between the pages of his breviary instead of following the correct procedure […]
Here is a beautiful prolife video called “Jeevanum Samruthiyum” by Sunny Kattukaran. This short documentary introduces the lives of a few Malayalee families who are ‘open to life’ and follow the Church’s teaching on contraception and abortion. Holy Mother Church has always taught that contraception, sterilization and abortion are intrinsically evil. Let us pray that […]
Saint John Vianney was a French Parish Priest who lived from 1786-1859. He became notable for his priestly and pastoral work in his parish in Ars, a small town in France. He is the Patron Saint of Parish Priests. During the last ten years of his life, he spent 16 to 18 hours a day […]
Charity is a virtue which disposes us to love God above all creatures for Himself, and to love ourselves and our neighbors for the sake of God. The Spiritual Works of Mercy are charitable actions by which we come to the aid of our neighbor in his spiritual necessities. To admonish the sinner. To instruct […]