Consolation & Woes

18 Feb

Luke 16 Letter to young person in formation from the supervisory priest. I quote: “A vocation to Holy Orders is not a job. It requires personal sacrifice and application to hard work and long hours. It means loving, giving and … Read More »


11 Jan

(Matthew 2:1-12)   Matthew is not a writer of Mills and Boon romantic stories. Matthew is a grim realist. He tells it as it is and leaves the bitter taste in the mouths of those who consume his words. He … Read More »

I’m Back

9 Jan

2019 has just begun and I have found my way back to the blog. Toward the end of 2018 I found myself in the midst of some technical issues without the energy to resolve them. While I am still struggling … Read More »

Reaching Maturity

6 Sep

James 2:1-10, (11-13), 14-17 Mark 7:24-37 In this post we will look at the last of the four focal points in relation to the pot and the plant. Coming to grips with the need to mature both as a nation … Read More »