08May Lydia, Phoebe and the women of the Early Christian Churches

We are Church present a Zoom event with Amanda Dillon on the topic of “Lydia, Phoebe and the women of the Early Christian Churches”.

Monday 25 May 2020

7.30 p.m. to 9.00 p.m.

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08May Deaf Shepherds

Joe Mulvaney questions the use of the imagery of sheep and shepherd in the modern world for the type of ministry that is now required.
"there are lots of alternative words and concepts which could be used more meaningfully today e.g. servant leader, influencer, inspirer, animator, coordinator of parish services, moderator, facilitator, Christian community leader for shepherd and People of God or Friends of Jesus instead of sheep. You have many better words." ..... "We Catholics are honest people. Let us speak out for reform in the Catholic Church using every modern means available to us."

08May Then and Now        

Chris McDonnell in The Catholic Times contrasts the picture of nurses celebrating in 1945 at the end of World War 2 to current images of, often young, hospital staff clad in PPE, administering comfort and care to their patients in the ICUs of our hospitals.

08May 08 May, 2020. Friday of Week 4 of Easter

We "followers of the way" must move beyond and below the creed to refresh our personal encounter with the Lord who speaks to our hearts...