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Pope Francis – Fratelli Tutti
Jesus trusts in the best of the human spirit; he encourages us to persevere in love, to restore dignity to the suffering and to build a society worthy of the name.   Pope Francis – Fratelli Tutti. Image: people around a campfire
I was reminded today of an experience I had a year ago. We were on holiday on the South Coast. The tide was going out on the beach where we were walking. All of a sudden the sea appeared to stop moving all together, the waves became completely...
Light on a very calm sea.
St John Berchmans SJ
Our true worth does not consist in what human beings think of us. What we really are consists in what God knows us to be. St John Berchmans SJ Image: a woman looks out at a view over a city.
Apart from anything else, how enormously stressful you make the experience, if - running on a busy path - you get annoyed every time you have to swerve to avoid a child, a slower walker, a person with a pram, or a dog. My patience has occasionally...
woman running
As we begin another liturgical year, we focus on the coming of Christ. We wait for his coming in our own lives; we wait for his coming at Christmas; and we await his second coming. In the First Reading, the exiles, freshly returned from Babylon,...
A candle in a window
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