Beauty in adversity

on 14-Dec-09 10:57

I never liked the back garden being paved; but have conceded that maybe I am ‘getting past’ cutting the grass now. The red and grey tiles are easy enough on the eye, especially in the morning light. And I have...

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Words that sing

on 14-Dec-09 10:54

For the Rev Professor June Boyce-Tillman music and dance are like breathing. She is Director of Foundation Music at the University of Winchester in association with the city’s famous Cathedral. Thus she probably thought that she was stating the obvious:...

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Resurrection

on 14-Dec-09 10:53

Phil and I went to New Zealand, a taxing journey undertaken because of our other sister Mona, who lives there. Too far away for our fourth sister Maureen, to travel with us. But the endeavour seems to have dissolved some...

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Disturb us

on 14-Dec-09 10:50

Fr Tony Gittins CSSp came to Dublin for a conference entitled: Disturbed by the Spirit –Called to be Sent: Religious Life, Discipleship and a Vocations Culture. Everyone of course, is called at baptism, to be a disciple (friend and proclaimer)...

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Are we there yet?

on 14-Dec-09 10:48

Under the curtains, clear white-yellow lightHas hit my bedroom floor, at dead of night.Frost. Is it possible there was frost in Bethlehem?Light there was, we’re told;I have to go and look, reluctant in the cold. From above the roof, with...

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