Prayer Articles

How do we create space for God in our lives?

Reflections from Catholics exploring our relationship with God through prayer.

25 Apr
2018
Speaking through the silence

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How do we make the beauty of silence more available, accessible and valued in our busy lives? “Why is everyone around me talking?” I...

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18 Apr
2018
Seeking fullness of life

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In demanding life in abundance, I discover the ways that God is in fact already giving it to me. Some years ago, my friend...

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11 Apr
2018
An invitation to love

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Sunday, 15 April 2018: Third Sunday of Easter – Year B Gospel: Luke 24:35-48.  Luke’s story of the day of Jesus’ resurrection, the first...

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4 Apr
2018
Sent out in peace

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Second Sunday of Easter (John 20:19-31) Mary Magdalene has returned from the empty tomb after her surprise encounter with Jesus. She has told the...

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28 Mar
2018
April 1: Easter Sunday – Recognising God’s Presence

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The events of Easter and Christmas are shrouded in mystery. It takes faith to see God as present in Jesus. The stories of Easter...

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21 Mar
2018
Slow Lent Palm Sunday – With Jesus in Jerusalem

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Welcome to the final week of Slow Lent, click the link below for instructions on how to get started. Introduction and Suggested Process Download...

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2018
Easter is our destination not Lent!

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Conversations with a five-year-old daughter newly aware of Lent. The day after Ash Wednesday my five-year-old daughter asked me from the back seat of...

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20 Mar
2018
Passion Week Reflections: The Light of Christ

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The Light of Christ is the central theme of Michael McGirr’s daily reflections for Easter Week. From Palm Sunday to the Easter Vigil Easter,...

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14 Mar
2018
Slow Lent Week 5 – With Jesus in the crowd

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Welcome to week five, click the link below for how to get started with Slow Lent. Introduction and Suggested Process Download week 5 PDF...

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2018
Celebrating Cultural Diversity

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21 March is World Day for Cultural diversity In nature diversity is a good thing. Lack of diversity makes for inbreeding and impoverishment of...

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7 Mar
2018
The Manna Gum: A Tree that Teaches

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By observing the created world with awe we can start to reflect on what matters. The changing seasons have certainly made an impact over...

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2018
Slow Lent Week 4 – With Jesus in the darkness of doubt

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Welcome to week four, click the link below for how to get started with Slow Lent. Introduction and Suggested Process Download week 4 PDF...

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