Posted on: 16/09/2020
As you know we have celebrated a number of feast in honour of Our Lady recently:
the Assumption; the Queenship of Mary; Our Lady’s Birthday and Our Lady of Sorrows
We recognise the importance of Mary in our prayers; St Ignatius of Loyola in his Colloquy says that she is the one who accompanies us to Jesus and with Mary and Jesus we make our way to the Father.
And so …. One of my classmates has written a short Novena of prayer which I have attached. I think it might help us through this time.
St Joseph, spouse of the Mother of God, pray for us
Posted: 15 September 2020
Good morning How about a little frivolity?
Posted: 14 September 2020
And yet - one’s heart goes out to the people of the western United States whose houses and forests are being destroyed by fire and climate change is probably one of the main causes.
Posted: 13 September 2020
I had an interesting and delightful Zoom meeting with my classmates last night; it was celebrating 50 years since we first met as a class in Upholland, as we began our studies and formation for diocesan priesthood.