LCM Blog

Are you fed up with living life on the treadmill?

By getonline on 23-Mar-15 08:55

Would you like a life full of Excitement, Adventure, Challenge and Relationship? Read about a woman that did exactly that- In 1877 a young engaged English woman by the name of Mary Potter through the chance reading of a book,...

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A patron saint for feminists?

By Sr Kathleen Keane on 18-Mar-15 17:21

I had never heard of St Radegund until Sara Maitland proposed her as a patron saint for feminists. Radegund lived in sixth century France and apparently left an abusive marriage. Thereafter she established the convent of Our Lady of Poitiers,...

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Early visitors

By Sr Kathleen Keane on 14-Feb-15 14:51

Small-version daffodils have a way of drawing our January gaze downwards, effectively grounding us.  Hardy and bright they re-appear unasked, to join their already-up, fragile sisters, the snowdrops. The seasonal festivities of recent weeks have provided some escape from long...

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All creatures…

By Sr Kathleen Keane on 26-Dec-14 15:36

“Put your hands on my shoulders,” Diarmuid said. And suddenly my feet were on solid, safe ground and I walked confidently behind him down to the paddock gate, in total darkness. It was Christmas night and the rural sky was...

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“A Baby in the way of all babies”

By Sr Kathleen Keane on 30-Nov-14 13:52

Few can put the unsayable into words as Daniel O’Leary can.  And thankfully he does it again this Advent: “The story of Mary is the story of all of us. Our own frail hearts are captivated  by that divine yearning. ...

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