Living Word

St. Mary of the Cross 1842-1909

Catholic Voice- 8 August 2020 0

Spiritual nourishment from her letters: I cannot tell you what a beautiful thing the will of God seems to me. For the will of God ... Read More

What changes?

Catholic Voice- 7 August 2020 0

“What will a man gain if he wins the whole world and ruins his life?” Jesus’ words are so appropriate for the world at this ... Read More

Freeze the moment

Catholic Voice- 6 August 2020 0

In the Transfiguration, Moses and Elijah appear in the company of Jesus, whose ‘face shone like the sun’ (Matthew 17). Mountains are majestic. They can become ... Read More

Heart revealing

Catholic Voice- 4 August 2020 0

I am a fan of Agatha Christie books. In one book, the detective Hercule Poirot says to his friend Hastings that it doesn’t matter whether ... Read More

Get Away

Catholic Voice- 3 August 2020 0

The death of John the Baptist affected Jesus deeply. He had tried to ‘get away’ but the crowds insisted. He seizes the moment: Jesus made ... Read More

Reset Button

Catholic Voice- 1 August 2020 0

The Psalms. Beautiful things. After a long week at work, no doubt you are left tired, perhaps bereft, certainly in need of slowing down. Along ... Read More

Are you an upfront friend?

Catholic Voice- 29 July 2020 0

When God sent his Son into the world, he made friends. Martha was one of those who welcomed him, fed him, listened to him, and ... Read More