03Mar Towards a Synodal Irish Church. Address of Cardinal Mario Grech to the Bishops of Ireland

Towards a Synodal Irish Church

Address of Cardinal Mario Grech to the Bishops of Ireland

February 3, 2021

Link below:


Letter in full:

Dear brothers,

It is a privilege for us, Sr. Nathalie Becquart and me, to participate in … Read the rest

03Mar The Remains of Vatican II – Why is the reception of the council still an issue?

Interesting article from Massimo Faggioli in the Commonweal Magazine:

“This is the magisterium: the Council is the magisterium of the Church. Either you are with the Church and therefore you follow the Council, and if you do not follow the Read the rest

03Mar Chris McDonnell: Meditation on A Bowl of Rice…

Chris McDonnell CT March 5th 2021


Carole King’s fabulous song Tapestry begins with these words:

‘My life has been a tapestry of rich and royal hue
an everlasting vision of the ever-changing view
a wond’rous woven magic in
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03Mar March 3, 2021. Wednesday of Week 2 of Lent

But Jesus called them to him and said, "You know that the rulers of the Gentiles lord it over them, and their great ones are tyrants over them. It will not be so among you; but whoever wishes to be great among you must be our servant, and whoever wishes to be first among you must be your slave; just as the Son of Man came not to be served but to serve, and to give his life a ransom for many."