Pedro Arrupe
the way forward

the way forward

We are not our own centre. Only when we let God take central place in our lives can we live fully.

chosen

chosen

“But now there is a difference; the initiative is entirely with God”.

hope in suffering

hope in suffering

Perhaps it was being in the presence of so many Jesuits over the past weekend that stirred a deep gratitude in me for the Jesuits who have had a hand in my own...

easy and light

easy and light

It is almost mid-week and a line from Sunday's gospel is still floating in my mind like a comforting mantra: "“Come to me, all you who labor and are burdened, and I...

fall in love, again

fall in love, again

It is a glorious summer's morning here in Cheviot. I'm thinking of the many people around the world who are suffering the weather at present with, extreme cold in the...

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follow

follow

Take a moment to imagine Jesus pointing you out in the crowd, calling you by name, and inviting you to follow.

feasting the cross

feasting the cross

The cross is not just a difficulty or an obstacle, but when carried through suffering to death, IS the pathway to life.

maturation

maturation

only by recognising one is loved do we at last enter into a truly mature, familial and free relationship with God.

Fathers’ Day

Fathers’ Day

It’s Fathers’ Day today in New Zealand and Australia

to be wise

to be wise

In my unloveliness I plunged into the lovely things which you created. You were with me, but I was not with you