creation
seasons of growth

seasons of growth

I remember a wise theology teacher asking: “do we live on the earth or in the earth?”

under construction

under construction

St Bede’s College in Christchurch is building a new chapel and this morning at the College Mass Bishop Paul Martin SM used the image of a chapel under construction in this homily

created and free

created and free

If I invited you to listen closely to today’s scripture readings, then asked you to sum them up in a couple of words, you might answer that these readings are all about...

benevolence

benevolence

This is the follow-up to yesterday's post on guide books.  That reflection was inspired by Pope Francis suggesting that as pilgrims we have two "guide books" to help us...

guide books

guide books

Did you notice that Pope Francis in his Epiphany homily referred to guide books? If you have ever travelled in a foreign country you will know just how helpful a good...

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growing young

growing young

A simple experiment will give a more personal experience of the life that is on offer.

sky gazing

sky gazing

The disciples were full of joy at the Lord’s definitive departure. We would have expected the opposite.

farm time

farm time

Now there’s a sabbatical inspiration: learning to wait. Yes I might plant seeds, but God brings the harvest.

ponderings

ponderings

There people gather on their own turangawaewae, the place where they stand, lead and are most at home