Saturday Reflection

Dear All, We looked at the scripture readings chosen for tomorrow & they spoke for themselves – all three – they have much in common in terms of theme & we hope you find reflection on them life-giving.  Also included is a prayer ‘Holy Leisure’ which seemed to fit well.  There is ‘A Summer Psalm…

Thurs. Week 1

Leader:  O Lord, open our eyes – All:        to behold your presence. Leader:  O Lord, open our hearts – All:         to receive your love. Leader:   O Lord, open our lips – All:         and our mouths shall proclaim your praise.   Our hymn tonight comes from ‘Sacred Pathways’. Tr…

TUESDAY – Week 1

Leader:   O God, come to our aid All:         O Lord, make haste to help us. Glory be to the Father and to the Son and to the Holy Spirit,                as it was in the beginning, is now and ever shall be, world without end, Amen.…

MONDAY – Week 1

  Leader:   The peace of God be with you All:          And also with you. Leader:    God looks at the world & sees that it is good. All:          Thanks be to God! Leader:    A world worth dying for, a world worth living for. All           Thanks be to Christ! Leader:    And…

Saturday Reflection

Dear All, We hope you have had a good week. Today’s Reflections follow from two of tomorrow’s readings – Solomon’s dialogue with God & two short parables about treasure.  And the spirit in our lives.  So something from Pope Francis & also an excerpt from one of Joyce Rupp’s books – ‘Constant Hope’.  And another…

Canonesses take the lead in the Enlightenment

  At the beginning of June, Dr Cormac Begadon, of Durham University, gave an update on his research to the Community, via a ‘Zoom’ meeting. The path his research is following concerns the Community’s role in the Catholic Enlightenment.   Dr Begadon will be exploring the suggestion that Christina Dennett inspired the Jesuits (not the other…