Frederick "FN" Noronha
2006-12-18 08:05:12 UTC
first out in 1915, is being revived by the Jesuits, from the Thomas
Stevens Konknni Kendr at Alto Porvorim. It's editors are Frs Ave Maria
Afonso and Matev (Matthew) Almeida, sj.
Recently, I ran into its December 2006 issue. It's the 90th year of
publication (must have skipped some years). Vol 90, Issue 12.
Religious articles here: an editorial, Fr Manuel P Gomes on St Francis
de Sales, Gospel readings, Tomazinho Cardozon on Kristanv ani
Rajkaronn (Christian and Politics): Amche hokk ani kortovya vollkun
gheum-ia (recognising our rights and duties). an interview with Fr
Almir de Souza who recently visited Canada, a children's section,
Edson Fernandes of Chorao on the sacraments, news from the "Catholic
world", a question-answer column, letters-to-editor, EJA Fernandes on
"amkam xanti di", school students' brief essays, another experience of
Christmas by Antonette Fernandes of Velim, A quiz (in Konkani, with a
Rs 100 prize), a report from Rachol seminary by Cosme Pereira, a
report on the ten new priests (from Candolim, Taleigao, Macazana,
Fatorda, Navelim, Tollecantto, Aquem, Colva, Grace Church Margao and
Panjim) who joined priesthood recently, the Papal message....
It's a simple 36-page magazine. With a two-colour colour, and printed in B&W.
You can know more about it by writing to tskk at sancharnet.in or
afonsoave at yahoo.co.in or mtthwalmeida at yahoo.co.in It costs Rs 50 per
year in Goa (if you subscribe till December end). After that, it
catches up with inflation and costs Rs 100 per year. Abroad, Rs 500
per year, via airmail.
FN M: 0091 9822122436 P: +91-832-240-9490 (after 1300IST please)