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One lady was walking with a little girl in wellies, and the little girl was enthusiastically greeting all the passersby. 'Good morning! Good morning!' she said. Somehow this got my day off to the right start. Children are often better at addressing...
A little girl on a walk in autumn
This morning I was on my way to work and the sun was rising just behind me off to one side. I didn't have long to stop but I briefly paused and looked towards the rising sun and felt its rays on my face. The warmth of the sun was God's greeting to...
Sun rising behind some reeds
Take last week for example; I had an important meeting to arrange. The speaker had been booked long ago but will he answer emails to confirm he is coming? No! What about tickets for the event? They are remarkably slow in selling. Who is going to..?...
A blue tit on a branch
This Sunday marks both the last week of Ordinary Time and the penultimate Sunday of the liturgical year, as we prepare for the Feast of Christ, King of the Universe, next Sunday. Today’s readings, like those of last week, continue to remind us that...
Spade in a field
Pope Francis - Fratelli Tutti
Image: seeds growing. Text: God continues to sow abundant seeds of goodness in our human family. Pope Francis - Fratelli Tutti
If the clay is not in the centre then the pot will not come out right, it will be assymetrical or skewed. If the clay is thrown in the centre, then in the hands of a good potter, the rest will easy to accomplish. The same is true of us. If we know...
A potter at work
John 12: 24 Today we remember all the saints of the Society of Jesus. Find out more about some famous Jesuits. The Jesuits
Unless a wheat grain falls on the ground and dies, it remains only a single grain; but if it dies, it yields a rich harvest.  John 12: 24  Image: wheat
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