May 5th, 2020

Waiting on Pentecost with Her

In the Spiritual Exercises of St Ignatius, the first contemplation of the fourth Resurrection week is one of how Christ appeared to Our Lady [218], ‘From there he released the souls of the just;...

April 11th, 2020

Primary Wonder

(for Easter 2020) Days pass when I forget the mystery. Problems insoluble and problems offering their own ignored solutions jostle for my attention, they crowd its antechamber along...

April 5th, 2020

from the Stauros Text

The Cross is the hope of the Christians. The Cross is the resurrection of the dead … The Cross is the physician of the sick … The Cross is the hope of the hopeless … The Cross is the...

April 5th, 2020

Let God Purify Our Hearts & Experience Fullness of Joy

Pope Francis’ Catechesis 1st April, 2020 Dear Brothers and Sisters, good morning! Today we read together the eighth Beatitude, which promises the vision of God and has, as condition, purity of...

April 1st, 2020

Letter from the Desert

For us within the 'desert' of our present confinement: I have known the satisfaction of unrestrained action, and the joy of the contemplative life in the dazzling peace of the desert and I repeat again...

March 25th, 2020

Peering through the darkness towards the light

There is nothing better to demonstrate our dependency on others than this time of the 2020 pandemic! We are united with people of all faiths and none around the world in our feebleness; our need for support,...

November 18th, 2019

Advent 2019 Sat. reflection morning

See events for Nov. 23rd 2019 Welcome for coffee, etc. at 10.00 Morning reflection with Ann Dunne 10.30 - 12.30

October 23rd, 2019

Sat. Reflection Oct. 2019 at the Centre

10.00 for Coffee 10.30 start 12.30 finish Michael Smith SJ will lead the reflection

September 14th, 2019

The Great Commandment

See EVENTS for details of Sat. 28th Sept. 2019 Reflection morning