Monthly Archives: December 2014

Holding the Mirror Up

A brilliant talk.  What a special man. It might be life-saving when in our ministry we reach in and dismantle messages of shame and disgrace where somebody feels ashamed and graceless. But it is abhorrent in ministry when somebody reaches … Continue reading

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  I said to my soul, be still, and wait . . . . So the darkness shall be the light, and the stillness the dancing. T.S.ELIOT

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Who Left the Closet Door Open?

This post is for all my antiCatholic gay friends ~ who because of the Catholic Church’s stance on Gay Marriage, believe that the Catholic Church are all homophobic . . . No they are not! A homily on apologetics on … Continue reading

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The Grace of Letting Go

I couldn’t decide whether to call this post the grace of letting go ~ or the grace of letting be. I went for the letting go ~ because I thought in the letting go ~ the letting be would be. … Continue reading

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Substance

Luke 8:1-3  1 And it came to pass afterward, that he went throughout every city and village, preaching and shewing the glad tidings of the kingdom of God: and the twelve were with him, 2 And certain women, which had … Continue reading

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Long Walk To Freedom

“Your beauty, your strength, is not yours alone.” Tonight I went to see a screening of Long Walk To Freedom ~ The film is about Nelson Mandela’s courageous life.  It was projected onto a beautiful peaceful arced white wall.  It is … Continue reading

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DRATS RATZ

Ratzinger’s retraction: the fruit of 42 years of theological maturation . ‘News broke weeks ago that a new volume of Benedict XVI’s collected works was being released in German with an updated version of a 1972 essay, which no longer … Continue reading

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