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mourning and weeping in this vale of tears

I have been meditating on the “Hail Holy Queen,” and I have something to share that I hope will be of some help to you to read, as I hope it is a help to me to write. 851 more words



When it comes to preparation, I like to be super-organised and plan ahead for every last detail. B3 leaders may have realised this by now by the sheer number of emails they receive from me…. 170 more words


Mother of All Machines

Here’s something a little different to break up Alan’s recounting of the binge that led him to sobriety (if that’s indeed what happens in the end…I’m not terribly sure about it). 221 more words

Creative Writing


My dearest children. I am your mother and I am asking you to listen to my son. He is the way, the truth, and the life. 319 more words


Our Lady of Mount Carmel and the Worship of the True God

During my time on retreat at the Divine Mercy Centre near Lanark a few weeks ago, I had the great joy of celebrating Mass on the feast day of Our Lady of Mt. 1,663 more words


Notes on The Infancy Gospel of James, pt. 6 (chapters 17-20)

Chapter 17

“And there was an order from the Emperor Augustus, that all in Bethlehem of Judaea should be enrolled. And Joseph said: I shall enrol my sons, but what shall I do with this maiden? 1,458 more words

Christian Origins