Going Deeper

Write It Down

- 26 November 2022 0

It just takes a few moments. The experts say that if you ‘write it down,’ you will remember it. Advent has begun. The word means ... Read More

Poor People

- 5 November 2022 0

Fresco, by Fra Angelico, c. 1430s Pity those whose minds are closed, who only ‘see’ physical realities. Poor people: Those who say that there is no ... Read More

Sexual Values

- 15 July 2022 2

The secular understanding of human sexuality holds sway – even in religious communities. Young people are told to beware pregnancy and Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STIs). ... Read More

The Beginning

- 10 July 2022 0

Everything has a beginning. Everything has an end. It is not a bad idea to recall from time to time when we came into the ... Read More

From This Moment On

- 4 April 2022 0

‘Jesus and the woman taken in adultery’ is proclaimed in John 8. Brendan Byrne S.J. calls it a ‘precious gem’ (Life Abounding, 144). In his ... Read More


- 13 March 2022 1

Curiously, the Church places before us the Temptations of Jesus (Luke 4) in the first week of Lent. Now, in the second week, we witness ... Read More

Let Jesus be Jesus

- 7 March 2022 0

Head of Christ by Rembrandt (Dutch, 1650s) Lent is upon us. Six weeks of Lent yields 42 days, plus the four days just gone, equals ... Read More