By Default admin account on 14-Dec-09 01:20The Mary Potter tram traverses the streets of Nottingham today, making it’s way, as she did in 1877, out to Hyson Green, the cradle of the Little Company of Mary. In the heritage house lovingly tended by Sr Lynn, we peered at the founder’s tiny travel slippers, and wondered at the cold journeys of these small feet, long before trams, when times were hard indeed. She came to see Bishop Bagshawe with no luggage at all, only the dream of which she was sure. God wanted a new religious order...
By Default admin account on 14-Dec-09 01:15A woman came to a wise rabbi for help. She was depressed and in grief after a bereavement and poured out her sorrow to the holy man. The rabbi only commented mildly that it was very cold. He suggested therefore, that she go around the neighbouring houses and collect some firewood. Then they could sit down and discuss her sad predicament. He told her however, not to ask for wood at any house where sorrow had been experienced by the family.
By Default admin account on 13-Dec-09 21:05‘I could help you’ he says, feeling obligated about the shopping and the driving, ‘do you look after the car yourself?’ I admit that my car maintenance is sketchy.‘The oil is important’ he says,’ or the engine will burn up’. It is an area in which he still feels competent. The less familiar world of shopping and housekeeping has now become a challenge for him; and cat-care has almost become a burden.
By Default admin account on 10-Dec-09 23:17I’ve always known that the blue stocking label was rude to some women, without really understanding why. Anyway that’s academic here, as the little creature above (must be a girl!) was born with hers grafted on. Moreover, as she took her first little hops away from her ...
By Default admin account on 10-Dec-09 23:14When you hear yourself laughing out loud in a house empty of people there has to be something funny coming up on the computer screen. On Friday last it was the above picture of a small grey cat, courtesy of the Poor Clares, with the caption: 'Blessed are those who trust in the Lord'...
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