the monkey mind

February 18, 2016

On Tuesday afternoon I visited the chapel of our Christchurch Carmelite sisters where Bishop Barry Jones was lying in state. The chapel was peaceful, and for some minutes another priest of the diocese and myself prayed alone, with the sisters, before other groups including some Sisters of Mercy and mothers…

sabbatical begins

May 8, 2010

As the pilgrimage blog draws to a close several people have asked that I keep…

Holy Land Pilgrimage 2010

April 4, 2010

Jerusalem is a modern city. It has a bustling daily life and locals and tourists…