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Bake the world a better place

How many children out there are dazzled by television programming showcasing cupcakes and bakeries, taste contests and chef competitions?  We have one in our household.  Under the spell of deliciously concocted cupcakes, maple pancake breakfasts in bed and magnificent warmly glazed cinnamon buns. 23 more words

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DEACON FRANCIS, IL POVERELLO

Today the church remembers one of our most illustrious deacon saints, the much-loved Francis of Assisi.  The Franciscan vows of poverty, chastity and obedience still challenge us and call us into ever greater transformation in the service of Christ and the gospel. 311 more words

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St Francis and his 'Canticle of Creation'

My latest project is a mural for a primary school. The concept is an interpretation of St Francis of Assisi’s ‘Canticle of Creation’. It’s a beautiful piece of poetry which inspires an appreciation of the beauty of nature around us. 546 more words