Christmas
 
 

 
Radio broadcast – Full episode (Dec 7, 2019)

Christmas again 【Ask Fr. Francis】 【Spiritual Talk】Second Sunday of Advent (Year A) - Fr. Anthony Ho 【Edwin’s blog】December 7, 2019
Publish date: 2019 - 12 - 7


 
Food for Thought Christmas Special: Golden Spoon Stickers

Advent is the beginning of the Catholic Church's liturgical season. During Advent, not only do we prepare for the birth of our Lord Jesus Christ, but we should also be awake all the time, to wait for the second coming of Christ. Our "Food for Thought Christmas Special" starts with the delectable Golden Spoon Stickers.
Publish date: 2019 - 11 - 30


 
Special Christmas Gift

Share some real life Christmas stories from some real people. We thank them for sharing these wonderful gifts with us.
Publish date: 2018 - 12 - 29


 
Little-Known Facts about the Holy Land: Bethlehem

On Christmas cards, the scene of the birth of Jesus is depicted in a peaceful way. What does Bethlehem, the birthplace of Jesus, look like today?
Publish date: 2018 - 12 - 22


 
Pope Francis: Realize anew that we are brothers and sisters

(CNA/EWTN News) On Christmas, Pope Francis prayed for peace and renewed brotherhood in Syria, Yemen, Venezuela, Nicaragua, and other parts of the world experiencing conflict.
Publish date: 2018 - 12 - 26


 
Advent

As a Christian, what symbolic meanings does Advent give them and how this season changes their lives.
Publish date: 2018 - 12 - 22


 
Pope Francis: Don’t put ourselves at the center of Christmas

(CNA/EWTN News) Make space for wonder and surprise this Christmas, Pope Francis urged Wednesday, explaining that the first Christmas had many surprises – including that God came into the world as a tiny baby.
Publish date: 2018 - 12 - 20


 
Christmas Special 2: And the Word Became Flesh

Over two thousand years ago, our Redeemer Jesus Christ incarnated himself and lived among us. Why did the Son of God the creator become a creature? Fountain of Grace goes to Bethlehem, where Jesus was born, to explore this mystery.
Publish date: 2017 - 12 - 24


 
Pope Francis: Christmas invites us to focus on the sign of the Child and to recognize him in the faces of little children

(CNA/EWTN News) Pope Francis on Christmas Day said the commemoration of Christ's birth is an occasion to remember and pray for every child who suffers due to war, poverty and inequality, each of whom bears the face of Jesus.
Publish date: 2017 - 12 - 28


 
The Good News

Our host uses a few Christmas songs to bring you some Good News messages about Christmas.
Publish date: 2017 - 12 - 22


 
Pope Francis’ Christmas message: The power of love led Jesus Christ to strip himself of his glory and become man

(CNA/EWTN News) In his traditional "Urbi et Orbi" blessing Christmas Day, Pope Francis prayed that the Child Jesus, also called the Prince of Peace, would bring a real and lasting peace to everyone suffering from violence and conflict around the world. The power of the Christ Child "is the power of service, which inaugurates in our world the Kingdom of God, a kingdom of justice and peace.”
Publish date: 2016 - 12 - 28


 
Extraordinary Christmas Celebration

On this christmas eve, we will share with you some special ways of spending Christmas in various parts of the world. Hope that the peace and joy of Christmas can be penetrated into your heart, and can use your own method to spend this year Christmas.
Publish date: 2016 - 12 - 24


 
Pope Francis: Through Christ’s birth, hope entered the world

(CNA/EWTN News) While hope can often be viewed as the desire for things out of our reach, Pope Francis has said that the birth of Jesus offers us a new kind hope – one which, thanks to the Incarnation, is attainable and leads to a different goal.
Publish date: 2016 - 12 - 22


 
Happy Life – Universal celebration

Christmas is a universal celebration. Have you ever thought about what is the reason that we are celebrating? Many people share a sense of joy and peace from this season. What is the source of this happiness? Also in the spirit of giving, have you considered people who are in need of our care?
Publish date: 2016 - 12 - 10


 
Christmas Hymns

On this week's "Love and Life", we will share with everyone some Christmas hymns and their origins. Some were derived from ancient hymns, others were folk songs from the middle ages, and others were specifically written for the Mass. Finally, we will continue to listen to how some friends spend their Christmas.
Publish date: 2015 - 12 - 26


 
Christmas Special 1: The Handmaid of Nazareth

Over two thousand years ago, as part of His salvation plan, God chose Mary from Nazareth as the Mother of our Saviour and sent an angel to announce the news to her. With a simple response Mary became a collaborator in God’s plan. Fountain of Grace takes you to Our Lady’s hometown Nazareth and the mountain region of Ein Karem in the south, where the Annunciation and the Visitation took place.
Publish date: 2015 - 12 - 19


 
Spreading Peace this Christmas

On this week's "Love and Life", we will share with everyone the meaning of Christmas. In this era full of unrest and suffering, what can we do to spread God's peace throughout the world? Please visit http://christmas.fll.cc/ to find out the best way for you to spread peace, and let us spend a more meaningful Christmas together, bringing Jesus' peace to those around us. In addition, we will also feature a sharing from a group of Catholics on how they will spend their Christmas.
Publish date: 2015 - 12 - 19


 
Pope Francis: Infant Jesus – the salvation given by God to each one of us

(CNA/EWTN News) In his Christmas “Urbi et Orbi” blessing Pope Francis prayed for all affected by war and conflict, asking that the salvation of the infant Jesus be given above all to children who suffer. “The Child Jesus. My thoughts turn to all those children today who are killed and ill-treated, be they infants killed […]
Publish date: 2014 - 12 - 25


 
Meaning of Christmas

On this week's "Love and Life", we will listen to some Christmas stories and hopefully learn the true meaning of Christmas. We will hear the importance of family, the effects of prayer, the role of Angels, the attitude when giving gifts and the true spirit of unconditional love.
Publish date: 2014 - 12 - 20


 
Emulating the Holy Family

Ahead of the upcoming Feast of the Holy Family, we invited two parents to reflect on some of the lessons they have learnt from the Holy Family, especially on how they emulate Mary and Joseph as role-models in their family life.
Publish date: 2013 - 12 - 28


 
Christ and Christmas

Jesus is the centre of Christmas. But how well do we know Jesus? During Christmas season, a Roman Catholic church in Scarborough, Toronto, has come together with their neighbours, an Anglican church and a Presbyterian church, in a project to inspire us to reflect what Jesus really means to us.
Publish date: 2013 - 12 - 21


 
A gift for Jesus

With Christmas fast approaching, we invited two parents to talk about how their family celebrates the birth of Baby Jesus in a Christ-centred way.
Publish date: 2013 - 12 - 21


 
Jesus is the Reason for the Season

As Christmas approaches, we revisit the true meaning of the season, and how some people spend this Christmas holiday in more meaningful ways.
Publish date: 2012 - 12 - 23


 
Rejoice always

Publish date: 2012 - 12 - 15