down-under saint

August 8, 2016

Today we celebrate the feast of our first “down-under” saint, Saint Mary of the Cross, better known to us in New Zealand and Australia as Mary MacKillop. Saint Mary of the Cross is the first named saint to have travelled (probably by horse and buggy, perhaps on foot) through…

sabbatical begins

May 8, 2010

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

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…