EL SHADDAI is one of the covenant names through which God the Father, creator of heaven and earth revealed Himself to Israel. He is the God of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob. He is the same yesterday, today and forever (Hebrews 13:8). Learn More
A reflection on faithful fortitude and a call to Catholic courage
An interview with Italian theologian and journalist, Andrea Gagliarducci, about Francis, Benedict XVI, St. John Paul II, and Paul VI
Father Ian Ker’s Newman on Vatican II is thoroughly researched and masterfully written.
The just concluded Humanum conference featured addresses from Pope Francis and the former Chief Rabbi of the UK, and was attended by 350 interreligio...
Bishop Christopher J. Coyne, the newly elected Chairman of the USCCB's Committee on Communications, discusses the recent General Assembly, the Pope, ...
The Russian Orthodox Metropolitan Hilarion Alfeyev not only misrepresents Catholic practice and history, he also misrepresents Orthodox practice and ...
Catholics were repeatedly assured that the Affordable Care Act would not pay for abortion. That falsehood has now been exposed many times over.
As we near Advent and Christmas, the tired claim that Christianity is warmed-over paganism will be trotted out yet again.
A retrospective on Vatican II's "Dogmatic Constitution on the Church" ought to place the primacy on the Church as end, and particularly on holiness
The tone of Marilynne Robinson’s new novel, Lila, is a haunting mixture of elegy and praise, as the old life dies and a new one comes to birth
An interview with Rev. Dr. Athanasius D. McVay, historian of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church
We just happen to be Catholics, right? Does it make any difference what we are? Does being Catholic really, ultimately, mean much of anything?
I met the founder of Women for Faith & Family thirty years ago, and my life was changed forever
A basic reason people today don’t accept nature as a guide is that they see it as essentially mindless
Experts in Evangelical Christianity and the Charismatic Movement discuss the roots and focus of the Holy Father's ecumenical dialogue and interaction
An interview with Fr. Robert Spitzer, SJ, president of the Magis Center, about faith, reason, atheism, and Stephen Hawking's "hogwash"
If Blessed Newman had intervened at the Synod, how would he have applied his seven tests for gauging authentic development of doctrine?
The sacred music of the American composer is remarkable and unaffected, breathing the atmosphere of mystical devotion
The persecution of Christians by radical Islamic groups in Syria over the past two years has been appalling—and largely ignored
The author of The Hobbit, says Dr. Jay W. Richards, "didn’t like concentrated political power, even when it could seem to be justified for noble purp...
El Shaddai Doha Qatar Anniversary Day
Bro. Ronald Tinao
Bro. Erick Landicho
Bro. Albert Meguizo
Bro. Rey Reyes
Bro. John Langroma
Bro. Marc Vincent Riparip
Sis Carmella Balanag
About Four years ago, a group of certain individuals called “Payer Partners” met in the Holy Rosary Church Parish-Doha, Qatar in the office of the then Filipino Assistant Parish Priest Father Zacarias “Zakki” Parra. The group spearheaded by overall coordinator Bro Ronald Tinao, Bro Erick Landicho and Sis Carmela Balanag, (which later on became the first council) Learn More