Posts Tagged ‘Gerard Whiteford’

Passing through the eye of the needle

Thursday, October 7th, 2021
eye of the needle

The old city of Jerusalem has been surrounded by walls for its defence since ancient times. These walls have been destroyed and rebuilt countless times. A journey to the old city of Jerusalem often involves a walk along the much-excavated walls. In 16th century, during the reign of the Ottoman Empire in the region, the Read more

Presence matters

Thursday, August 5th, 2021
John Mary Vianney

“When I first came to Ars, there was a man who never passed the church without going in. “In the morning on his way to work, and in the evening on his way home, he left his spade and pickaxe in the porch, and he spent a long time in adoration before the Blessed Sacrament. Read more

Ordinary time

Monday, July 5th, 2021

Ordinary Time. Lent and Easter well behind us, the Church is in Ordinary Time. Looking up the definition of the word ‘ordinary’ in the Oxford Dictionary its says “not interesting or exceptional; what is commonplace or standard.” Nothing really to write home about. The liturgical colour chosen for “ordinary time” is green and maybe here Read more