Spirituality

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08 - 10 Dec 2017 (5:00pm - 4:00pm)
Starry Sky
The Glorious Mysteries 2. The Ascension (Luke 24: 50-51) Then he took them out as far as the outskirts of Bethany, and lifting up his hands he blessed them. Now as he blessed them, he withdrew from them and was carried up to heaven. They worshipped...
As he blessed them, he withdrew from them and was carried up to heaven. (Luke 24: 51) Image: mountains, clouds, light
So I realised that I needed to get out the broom before they were either blown away or walked into our hallway! It was a bright sunny morning and soon I was joined by my next-door neighbour and his young son. It became a friendly community...
Leaves on a pavement/road
The Glorious Mysteries 1. The Resurrection (Matthew 28: 1-10) After the sabbath, and towards dawn on the first day of the week, Mary of Magdala and the other Mary went to visit the sepulchre. And all at once there was a violent earthquake, for the...
‘He is not here, for he has risen, as he said he would.’ (Matthew 28: 6) Image: sunrise, grasses
Let the Gospel acclamation above be our invitation to prayer this week. The true meaning of God’s Law proclaimed by Moses and the prophets is revealed to us in this Sunday’s readings. The First Reading from Exodus describes how God’s law of love is...
A man and a woman reaching out (both on bicycles)
There were indications that an unwelcome blemish might appear at some stage. Living adjacent to a park we were aware of little mounds of earth that were moving closer to our boundary line. And one day they just broke through! Not that we ever saw...
A mole emerging from a mole hill
Prayer of Our Lady of the Way
Mother Mary, create within me a humble heart that expects everything from Jesus, your Son and our Lord. Image: a woman sitting by sea at sunset