03Jan Putting our World back together again

Brendan Hoban, in his weekly Western People column, ruminates on the passing of 2016 and what 2017 might hold for us.

03Jan The presumption of doing good and the harm it can cause

Brian Fahy, reflecting on his own life experiences, warns against the presumption that we're always doing good merely because we think we are 'working for God'.
'People in the church presume that what they do is always good since they are working for God. They do not think to question many of the practices they perform precisely for this reason. They do not ever think that they might be mistaken.'

03Jan Continued Press Coverage of AGM

Continuing press coverage of our AGM - care of priests, increasing workload, risk of depression and suicide, need for change of rules.

03Jan Apologies – ACP site offline

Apology. Site off line from 31 December until 03 January 2017.

03Jan 03 January. Tuesday before Epiphany

The Holy Name of Jesus; Saint Munchin, bishop

1st Reading: 1 John 2:29 – 3:6

We are God’s children now; when he is revealed, we will be like him

If you know that he is righteous, you may be sure … Read the rest