The Malta Independent 26 September 2018, Wednesday


Wasted organs - wasted lives

Sunday, 23 September 2018, 08:01 Last update: about 1 day ago

Hats off to my cousin, Michel Camilleri, for kick-starting a public petition for the local introduction of an ‘Opt Out Organ Donation’ system, which has had great success in Austria,...

The deceiving undercurrent

Sunday, 23 September 2018, 08:00 Last update: about 4 days ago

The enactment of the recent IVF Bill was the culmination of a chain of laws which strike a discordant note with our traditional Christian heritage. Therefore, whatever is said or done seems to be...

Questionable credibility

Sunday, 23 September 2018, 07:58 Last update: about 4 days ago

The Roman Catholic Church is no longer credible when it tries to act as the guardian of morality after so many exposures of sexual abuse by priests and cover-ups by bishops behind its ‘holy...

Of truth and honesty

Sunday, 23 September 2018, 07:57 Last update: about 4 days ago

‘What is truth’ asked a doubting Pilate when facing the Judean teacher and would not stay for an answer. This enigmatic person, the man from Nazareth in whom he found no fault, perplexed...

Nursing the soul

Monday, 17 September 2018, 07:08 Last update: about 10 days ago

In recent weeks, I have had the joy of publishing a new book on pastoral care entitled Nursing the soul. This book is the fruit of years writing articles for the quarterly magazine Il-Musbieħ,...

Back to school resolutions

Sunday, 9 September 2018, 08:57 Last update: about 18 days ago

France has begun its scholastic year with a ban on mobile phones for students aged under 16. From what I hear, certain schools in Malta have abandoned the war on mobile phones and let students do as...

An urgent appeal for help

Sunday, 9 September 2018, 08:57 Last update: about 18 days ago

Fr Joseph Camilleri who runs a hospital in Guatemala, is currently in Malta, and is appealing for help. When he moved to the parish of Jalpatagua in Guatemala in 1995 at the age of 61, Fr Joe set up a...

Hell exists!

Sunday, 9 September 2018, 08:55 Last update: about 18 days ago

The present scorching sun added to the cruel heat can be powerful reminders of its existence. If you happen to live with these unbearable summer temperatures, how can you ever fail not to think, at...

Sino-Russian ambitions

Sunday, 9 September 2018, 08:55 Last update: about 18 days ago

At a conference in Singapore last June, US defence secretary talked about a "natural non-convergence of interest" between Russia and China, and expressed his belief that both countries had more in...

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