Quick eyed love

A few weeks ago, as I was wondering whether writing a daily meditation throughout Lent was really such a good idea, someone suggested to me that I use my photographs instead. This change of view from words to images has been good for me and pairing up pictures and the...

why run…..?

I was having a conversation with my son, who is in College, a couple of weeks ago. We were talking about being half way through things and that making them much easier. As we both run I gave the example of running two miles. Sometimes, somewhere around that half mile...

Miserable sinners?

Someone commented to me that they really did not think they were dust and did not like it. I get it, the words seem harsh and unremitting. “You are dust and to dust you shall return”, said solemnly as a goop of black stuff hits your forehead. Now,...

Good enough

In a previous parish I asked a wonderful lady if she would be a Eucharistic Minister. To me, she seemed to be exactly the sort of person we would want in that ministry, prayerful, faithful and involved in other ministries of the Church. “Oh,” she said when I asked, “I...