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Treasure in our fields

By getonline on 08-Sep-13 17:15

‘There is treasure in our fields…’(‘Lyrics’,  by Catherine O’Connell) Sometimes we wander far in a search for something that is under our noses all the time.  In the quest for meditation many have gone east, often to Buddhist centres.  Yet...

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I’ll take you home again

By getonline on 31-Jul-13 13:00

Nuala O’Faolain gained wisdom and insight during her often-troubled life.  Her gift for sharing both in her writing was genetic as was her fierce and honest intelligence.  She describes the response of an American audience to a spontaneous TV interview,...

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How was the retreat?

By getonline on 06-Jul-13 15:00

How was the retreat? Dromantine in summer bloom was captivatingly beautiful.  I couldn’t stop walking the miles of woodland pathways and lanes around and about the central lake with its swans.  We retreatants were housed in the newer wings off...

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Attention

By getonline on 06-Jul-13 15:00

Sr Breda and I are going to Dromantine tomorrow for our annual retreat.  It is north the Border in a rural setting and seems a good place to go in search of seclusion, and hopefully, transformation.  On the way we...

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Corpus Christi

By getonline on 02-Jul-13 18:58

Corpus ChristiLove and friendship are central to our lives even as very young children.  I heard recently of a little girl who was not invited to sleep over after a birthday party.  Realising that other children at the party had...

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