Ascending and Descending

After my wife Katey died, I moved from the ground floor bedroom we had shared to a bedroom on the third floor of the Oratory. It was important to find a fresh space, one in which I wasn’t constantly surrounded by triggers that brought back memories that at that stage provoked raw feelings of emotion within. The room itself was light and airy, and at night as I SAMSUNG DIGITAL CAMERAlay in bed, sleepless more often…

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Encounter and Embrace

meditation-leafI have been silent for a while, away in prayer and reflection on the walk with God, the Encounter and the Embrace.

The joy and privilege of knowing God is that each one of us, if we choose to do so, is invited to live the flow of encounter and embrace. For, crafted by God’s love, each one of us is a unique expression of the Trinity’s love and life. The Trinity forever illustrates the reality of…

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Lovely Lenten Reflection

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A Retrospective

Kennedy’s KillingFifty years have passed since Kennedy’s Killing. Dallas, both famous and infamous, will forever…View Post

Kennedy’s Killing

Fifty years have passed since Kennedy’s Killing. Dallas, both famous and infamous, will forever…

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Autumn sunshine

Autumn sunshine

Walking Dylan by Canoe Lake and enjoying the autumnal sunset.

Walking Dylan by Canoe Lake and enjoying the autumnal sunset.

St Francis’ FeastSt Francis’ feast today – and we enter a weekend that includes our St Francis feast retreat. Having…View Post

St Francis’ Feast

St Francis’ feast today – and we enter a weekend that includes our St Francis feast retreat. Having…

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