a prayer encouragement for the feast of Francis.
Abundant human life becomes possible only when lived in intimate relationship with God
Take a moment to imagine Jesus pointing you out in the crowd, calling you by name, and inviting you to follow.
The cross is not just a difficulty or an obstacle, but when carried through suffering to death, IS the pathway to life.
only by recognising one is loved do we at last enter into a truly mature, familial and free relationship with God.
It’s Fathers’ Day today in New Zealand and Australia
In my unloveliness I plunged into the lovely things which you created. You were with me, but I was not with you
We think that a talent is something we do well, perhaps an interest we have developed into an expertise
Don’t accept anything you find written here without first verifying it in your own experience.
Humans too often make the fatal mistake of separating body and soul, yet our deep desire is for unity of body and soul.
I’m in Auckland this week offering sessions for anyone who is interested. I hope to see you. Share the word and bring a friend.
The discipline of daily writing keeps me alert to the presence and action of Jesus in my life every day.
If the Magi had settled for seeking creature comforts, they would never have encountered the Lord.
A faith that is deeply rooted in friendship with Christ is adult and mature. It is this friendship that opens us up to all that is good
a podcast conversation between Siân Owen RSJ, Merv Duffy SM & John O’Connor