Prayer Articles

by Chris Gleeson SJ

14 May
2019
Watching our words

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Poetry is a language ideally suited to a spiritual life. Pope Paul VI once told an audience of Christians that they might be the only...

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6 Feb
2019
I am a mission

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In thinking about the theme of ‘service’ , I came across these wonderful words of Pope Francis in Evangelii Gaudium (para 273): ‘I am a...

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16 Jan
2019
Happiness in service

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Many Madonna readers, I am sure, would have heard the story of the old Cherokee warrior one evening at the camp fire telling his grandson...

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23 Oct
2018
Living gratefully

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During the second week in May this year I had the good fortune to travel to Chiang Mai in Thailand and participate in a meeting...

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