Trinity 15 2018

Yesterday, I’m very sorry to tell you, was ‘Buy your priest a pint’ day. I say, ‘sorry’, because no-one did. Although we had some very nice prosecco and some profound poetry courtesy of David Nash. Apparently, according to the website www.catholicgentleman.com (isn’t the internet a wonderful thing!?) – I quote: “On this festive day, faithful Catholics all over the world … Read More

God’s Love Story!

Happy Christmas! I read recently that the great theologian, Karl Barth, was once asked to be a guest lecturer at the University of Chicago Divinity School; and at the end of a captivating closing lecture, the president of the seminary announced that Dr. Barth was not well and was quite tired, and though he thought that Dr Barth would like … Read More

Eat, Pray, Love, Remember

A film came out quite recently, starring the ever vivacious Julia Roberts. Entitled Eat, Pray, Love, it is a classic Romantic Comedy, described in various blurbs thus: “A married woman realizes how unhappy her marriage really is, and that her life needs to go in a different direction. After a painful divorce, she takes off on a round-the-world journey to … Read More