Daily Archives: 2 July 2015

Swans Top Arsenal, Man City

Friend and frequent football commentator David sent me this link. Swans fans take note: It is probably with some surprise that viewing figures in the USA showed the Swans as the 4th most watched Premier League team out there ahead … Continue reading

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Fantastic Composition of Place

I think a priest friend and I once shocked a staff colleague about our experiences in composition of place. You¬†know, right? Placing oneself, with full senses, into the scene with Jesus or a saint. Reflecting on the call of Zacchaeus, … Continue reading

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Dives in Misericordiae 7f: Love’s Second Name

We continue with St John Paul’s exhaustive examination of the Crucifixion as we conclude section 7 today. He reminds us that Good Friday alone does not complete this new/renewed covenant with all humankind. What else, then, does the cross of … Continue reading

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Calling It Hate

David Gibson picks up on Fr Jim Martin’s misadventures with being insufficiently congruent to the Catholic culturewarriors here. Quoting Fr Martin: No issue brings out so much hatred from so many Catholics as homosexuality. (This) is nearly unbelievable to me, … Continue reading

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PS 102-103: The Neophytes at Easter

Remember, you can check the full document Paschale Solemnitatis on this site, among many on the internet. In these sections, the CDWDS reminds us of the place of neophytes in prayer during the Easter season, especially during the week following … Continue reading

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Laudato Si 15: Outline Of The Letter

The encyclical letter Laudato Si is available here on the Vatican website. As we get to the final two paragraphs of the introductory section, Pope Francis stresses one important principle: 15. It is my hope that this Encyclical Letter, which … Continue reading

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