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GOD SPEAKS IN SO MANY WAYS...

On the last two Sundays I attended two very different celebrations of the Eucharist.  The first was in a Trappist Monastery and the liturgy was rich and solemn.  94 more words

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The Holy Spirit - The capacity to love

When I see the news or meet someone who is suffering I am often really moved. Seeing their pain draws a response of love and compassion from me. 169 more words

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A Pilgrim ministry

My Ministry as vocations director for the Province of Europe takes me ‘on the road’ quite a lot. I am often away from my local community and a ‘guest’ in other communities. 585 more words

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A Great Read!

Jesus – A Pilgrimage by James Martin, SJ

I am reading an absolutely brilliant book on Jesus these days and I couldn’t resist letting you know about it!  121 more words

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Memories of the Easter Vigil - They came in their thousands to sing “Alleluia”

This year the members of the Soropadan community attended the Vigil Mass of Easter together in one of our local Jesuit parishes. We then had a special Easter meal together. 300 more words

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BEHOLD THE WOOD OF THE CROSS...O COME, LET US ADORE...

We left home early in order to get to church in good time for the Good Friday service. By this I mean we needed to be there almost an hour early so that we could get a decent seat. 213 more words

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Holy Thursday - To be a Faithful Companion of Jesus

Holy Thursday gives us a wonderful insight into the meaning and source of our companionship. Jesus kneels to wash the feet of his disciples. A tremendous act of service, love and acceptance. 192 more words

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