Community and the wicked


Quite a day, was today. A difficult time to be Catholic, as we face yet more truth about the pain and shame of being CatholicI had decided it was to be a time I would not flinch from. Each  morning, I would spend a short period of time keeping vigil, sitting in the chapel, being mindful of Continue reading “Community and the wicked”

When angels come to visit


detail of Martini and Memmi’s The Assumption and Two Saints


All month, I’ve been reading items, article, blogs about how Christmas marks the time that God became human. I’ve never really understood this; it always seems to me that the annunciation marks that event. The moment in history when God’s messengers conversed

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2014 taught me about …

Chaos or order?Each year brings so many changes. This year has been a toughie for me in many ways, calling me to stretch beyond what I previously thought was possible. I am about to turn 49 in a few days time, so, for the past 12 months I have been daring the 48-crash to come at me. There have been some casualties, which is not always a bad thing.