Prayer Articles

by Michael McGirr

18 Apr
2024
A point of contemplation

By

Humanity needs food and shelter to survive, but the soul also needs feeding. During the Second World War, the National Gallery in London was closed...

Read More
12 Apr
2023
Listen and look

By

The Gospel of Matthew is a treasure, replete with colourful images and a call to see the world as God sees it. There is an...

Read More
20 Jun
2021
Within a loving grasp

By

Hands tell a story of their owners. They reach, grasp, soothe, turn away or beckon, and the lined hands of age are also the lined...

Read More
2 Jun
2020
A sermon in bronze

By

The juxtaposition of the bronze statue ‘Homeless Jesus’ outside the elegant chapel at Newman College, Melbourne University, is a call of faith. The sculptures of...

Read More
25 Jun
2019
Windows of light

By

The beautiful stained glass windows at Cabrini Hospital, Melbourne, bring together moments of faith. Many of us have spent time in hospital for one reason...

Read More