Malankara World Journal - Christian Spirituality from a Jacobite and Orthodox Perspective
Malankara World Journal Abstracts
Theme: Family Conference Special: Addiction-Alcoholism
Volume 7 No. 426 July 21, 2017

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

1. Foreword

We start covering the addiction issues in Malankara World starting with this issue. ...

I. This Sunday in Church: 7th Sun After Pentecost

2. Bible Readings for This Sunday (July 23)

http://www.MalankaraWorld.com/Library/Lectionary/Lec_7th_sunday-after-pentecost.htm

3. Sermons for This Sunday (July 23)

http://www.MalankaraWorld.com/Library/Sermons/Sermon-of-the-week_7th-sunday-after-Pentecost.htm

4. Malankara World Journals with the Theme: Unforgivable Sin

Voume 7 No 400 March 1, 2017
Chapter 11: Sins

Volume 6 No 356 July 1 2016
Theme: Mortal Sins

Volume 5 No 294: July 10 2015
Sins Against Holy Spirit

Volume 4 No 229: July 25, 2014
Theme: Unforgivable Sin

II. Lectionary Reflections

5. The Five Damning Sins Against The Holy Ghost

In order to understand the seriousness of sinning against the Holy Ghost, we need to understand something of the work of the Holy Spirit. ...

III. Featured: Self Control and Temptation

6. Self-Control

God holds us individually responsible for our own actions. It is foundationally important and an integral part of Christianity that an individual who is entrusted with the care of others be able to govern himself properly. ...

7. The Fruit of the Spirit: Self-Control

Self-control is an attribute of our Creator that Jesus exemplified in His life and that Paul strongly exhorts us to exercise in ours. ...

8. Creating a Monster

If we live for pleasure, we never will find it. The fact of the matter is that living for pleasure is one of the least pleasurable things a person can do. ..

9. Five Good Things That Can Come from Temptation

Temptation is something that every human person experiences... Sinful choices always contain something that is appealing to us. ...

IV. Malankara World Special: Addiction

10. Featured Article: Addiction

The term "addiction" refers to an excessive dependence on anything such as alcohol, drug, sex etc. An addict is "a person who engages in a high rate of drug use and who has a sufficient history of reinforced drug taking to outweigh the more socially acceptable rewards of life." ...

11. Exploring the Long Term Effects of Drug Addiction

Drug addiction can cause many health issues and, long term drug abuse especially, can really strain a personís body. Long term addiction can cause lasting physical and emotional issues that can affect many aspects of life. ..

12. Ten Helpful Life-Saving Facts About Addiction

Understanding the truth about addiction will help you be more equipped to support your child in a healthy way. You will also feel less stressed and anxious. ...

V. Malankara World Supplement: Alcoholism

13. Alcoholism, Substance Abuse, and Addictive Behavior

Alcoholism is a disease. It is chronic, or lifelong, and it can get worse over time and be life-threatening. Alcoholism is based in the brain. ...

14. All About Alcohol Use and Addiction

Alcohol use and addiction is a prevalent problem. When alcohol use becomes abuse, people may even develop issues with alcoholism. ...

15. Featured Article: Alcoholism and The Family

Alcoholic addiction affects the whole set up of the family. Alcohol use of a member of family affects other family members through their interpersonal relationship. ..

16. Liquor Addiction - The Main Cause For Vices In Kerala: HG Mar Chrysostom

HG Philipose Mar Chrysostom lamented in a press meeting in Abu Dhabi that Liquor addiction is destroying the social and moral framework in Kerala...

17. More Information on Alcohol and Drug Abuse From Malankara World Library

18. About Malankara World

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