Posts Tagged ‘Dr Joe Grayland’

Living with the chaos: modern Catholicism

Thursday, June 16th, 2022
Living with the chaos

Chaos defines a leader. Albert Einstein wrote ‘the stupid need order; the genius masters chaos.’ A sympathetic translation could be ‘while the majority need an ordered world, a genius is needed to master a chaotic one’. The genius can see beyond the current chaotic circumstances by seeing the order in the chaos. Chaos is not Read more

Synodality New Zealand style: What’s up?

Thursday, June 9th, 2022
Living with the chaos

The synodal consultation gives insight into the issues shaping the lives of local Catholics. Although themes such as child abuse, clericalism, and priestly formation are emerging internationally, these issues do not drive local synodal processes with the same intensity or to the same degree. A synodal process is a local event as much as an Read more