Locating Catholic Social Teachings in India

This book Catholic Social Teachings: towards a Catholic Faith in Action by Fr. Prakash Louis is published by the Indian Social Institute. Undoubtedly this is a timely book which makes a humble attempt to present…

Revolutionaries of Tender Love

What do Oscar Romero and Jorge M. Bergoglio have in common? Latin Americans, God’s fearless prophets, people’s pastors, tireless campaigners of human rights, trailblazers of ecumenism, protectors of the poor, friends of mother earth, dialoguers,…

Assessing Ambedkar

This collection of essays examines the legacy of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar with regard to his ideas of social democracy, eradication of caste system, formation and strengthening of constitutional institutions, and the role of religion and…

Capsule History of the Catholic Church

The book under review provides a thick historical narrative for Europe and India, and a thin narrative for other continents with reference to Christianisation, de-Christianisation and the struggling Church. The book has four parts: 1)…

Ignatian Sprirtuality for Children

A publication for children titled Finding God… in All Things was released by Holy Family Church, Chakala, on the Feast Day of St. Ignatius of Loyola 2019. This adaptation has been put together by parishioners…

Who has Jeopardised Democracy?

This small booklet tries to capture the events unfolding, not by themselves but as manufactured and created in recent times by the authorities. We look at these events on the larger canvas of Indian Secular…

The Story of a Jesuit Goa

Jesuits of the Goa Province: A Historical Overview (1542 – 2000) covers a wide swath of Jesuit history as it relates to South Asia. The author weaves a Jesuit narrative of great fascination, with Goa…

Finding roots of Hindutva

This book consists of six essays on religious traditions in India and the emerging Hindutva movement, written by the famous theologian and socialist thinker Sebastian Kappen, who died in 1993. The essays are compiled and…