Monthly Archives: April 2017

What I Learned About Passion From ‘Billy Elliot”

Last week I went to visit a friend of mine who is a priest in New South wales. Just in passing, he mentioned that he had told his bishop (also a friend of mine) that I would be coming. “That … Continue reading

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A Story About Innocence and Misunderstanding: Holy Week

A student whom I was supervising in a course on pastoral care told me this story. He said “ I was playing football once, and not doing very well. The coach said to me “Listen young man, pull your socks … Continue reading

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More on Living Before the Face of god From Samuel’s Anointing of David

Last Sunday, the reading from the Common Testament came from 1Samuel 16and told the story of Samuel’s anointing of David. One part of verse 13 stood out fro me. It said “So Samuel took the horn of oil and anointed … Continue reading

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