Monthly Archives: July 2013

On Bible and Word of God Jesus and Church Occasioned by the Retirement of The Archbishop of Sydney

The Archbishop of Sydney, The Most Rev’d. Dr. Peter Jensen is about to retire. He did a farewell interview on the radio which I happened to pick up one morning. He said that one of the goals that he had … Continue reading

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Some Pieces of Church Symbolism to Ponder

The other interesting piece of information that I heard on that day had to do with the style of the renovation. Our building was originally decorated under the influence of the ‘Pre-Raphaelite’ art movement and the Arts and Crafts’ movement … Continue reading

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Going to See Leonard Cohen, Going to Mass

I went to see Leonard Cohen last week. I had not been to a concert like that for ages, and it made me think about what was going on.   The first conclusion I came to was that this was … Continue reading

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Is Being ‘True to Myself’ All That There Is?

I read in Giles Fraser’s column in ‘The Guardian’ that the Girl Guides have changed their ‘sign up’ promise. Instead of promising to serve God, the Queen and their Country, Guides now promise to “… do my best: to be … Continue reading

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