My first Mother’s Day without Mum

- 14 May 2020 2

Bringing home nine day old Frank from hospital in March 1954. Not all mothers are perfect.  But in a broken world, we give thanks for ... Read More

Truth in a fractured church

- 11 May 2020 2

AS the Book of Ecclesiastes says, ‘there is a time for every purpose under heaven’. (Eccl 3:1) And so it was that 2017 seemed an ... Read More


- 29 March 2020 3

https://youtu.be/Vt6p8VGY1ww “He whose attitude towards Christ is correct does indeed ask ‘in His Name’ and receives what he asks for, if it is something which ... Read More

Liturgical colour: rose (or violet)

- 22 March 2020 1

Rose is a lighter version of violet, because today the penitential violet is mixed with the white of the approaching festival. It is part of ... Read More

Going Deeper: The Gift of Imagination

- 2 March 2020 2

Lent begins with the wilderness experience of Jesus. He goes out there for 40 days and eats and drinks little. After which, he is hungry. ... Read More

Amazon’s lesson for a plenary

- 20 February 2020 6

Pilgrims travel in boats as they accompany the statue of Our Lady of Nazareth during an annual river procession and pilgrimage along the Apeu River ... Read More

Falling Asleep

- 23 December 2019 1

Taking notice of dreams is important at times. St. Joseph was betrothed to Mary, but before they came together she was found to be with ... Read More