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Dr Kania’s Articles

Articles (in English) published in Church and Life

Dr. Kania: Joys and Sufferings

Authenticity is the key for any Retreat programme and leader

Many years ago I can recall sitting in my classroom having just completed teaching for the week. In Perth, during February, summers are hot and trying. During that particular summer the ceiling fans struggled to cycle the oppressive air. The ...

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The Mystery of Crowning

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Byzantine Christianity with its elaborate liturgical life uses an array of majestic symbols in order to elevate the human Spirit and Mind to a place beyond the daily living of life, and all the routines and cares of this world. ...

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Eyes Wide Shut (cf. 1 Samuel 16: 7)

Christ teaches us how a person's heart may become blinded by pride, arrogance, and even education

A tale is told set in nineteenth century France of two men, strangers to one another, traveling on a train from Lille to Paris. The first man, a university student, had seated himself beside a peasant of seemingly good means. ...

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