moonlight speech

October 12, 2018

It’s early Friday morning 12 October here in New Zealand but still October 11th in Italy where 56 years ago at this moment Pope John XXIII was giving his “moonlight speech”, words which many have called the most famous speech of his popular pontificate. It was the evening of…

not lay

September 28, 2018

I’ve been thinking ahead to my Sunday homily this weekend at St. Mary’s…

life advice

September 26, 2018

Earlier this month Jean Vanier celebrated his 90th birthday and shared his reflections in this…

belonging

September 25, 2018

What is family? Most people hope that their family will be a place of belonging…

+ve moaning

September 24, 2018

It’s Monday morning at the office and a few of the staff are arriving…