Father Chandy’s Blog Day 3

Day 3 Sabbatical     Today I received sad news—a son of my cousin committed suicide.  This news has devastated this quiet community—news which reveals the negative effects of our community’s drive to succeed.   Allen was a 17 year-old, bright eyed, good and intelligent youngster.  His father, mother, grandparents and…

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Fr. Chandy Sabbatical Blog: Day 1 From Doha International Airport

  When I first approached this season of sabbatical, of course it came with its share of uncertainties.  “What am I doing?”  “Is this the right time?”  “Will Simi and the children be fine?” and, “What about the church?”  These were among the few concerns tugging at my heart as…

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