I hate housework – liturgy sheet May 2001 WORK REFLECTION for May and Motherhood. “I hate housework,” Mary muttered under her breath. “Joseph comes in with his dirty feet, all the neighbourhood kids and dogs seem to think this is just ...Read More
To DADS – Especially the dads in our family. A dad is as tall as you make him cause a dad is the man for his child. He’s an anchor, provider, a partner for mom, the man in the house, strong or mild. Some ...Read More
CORPUS CHRISTI AND CORPUS MAMA To be completely accurate one should add “Corpus Papa” too. Why? Because no child is conceived without its mother and its father contributing something of their own bodies. The feast of Corpus Christi commemorates the Body ...Read More
This poem is a bridge between April’s theme of God’s Love is Divine Love and May’s theme Parental love PARENTAL LOVE Like ours, your life was a journey From conception to death and beyond, A journey from God, with God, to ...Read More
GOD’S LONGING. The first community of three, God, Father, Son and Spirit, two men and a bird – a hopelessly simplistic picture – men or women, neither or no matter. Trinity, perfectly three yet perfectly one, community of love, of total, ...Read More
Family life is very physical Also emotional and spiritual, but essentially physical That's what being human means.
Who will make the desert bloom … The desert of pain and loneliness, the desert of rejection and loss?
Why did you weep over Jerusalem my Lord and my God? Was it an urgent, imminent sense of failure, of God and man, failure in your mission? The sermon you preached on the mount in Galilee and had lived and taught, still ignored, rejected, even ...Read More
REMINDER: SUNDAY 15 NOVEMBER, Day of Reflection for Widowed people in Johannesburg. Salesian Centre, 66 Nelson road, Booysens. 10 – 4pm ending with Mass. Cost R40 or donation. To book contact Toni 0825521275 firstname.lastname@example.org LOSS Will I be alone in the morning ...Read More
Dear God, Dear God, it isn’t fair. When we exchanged our vows she said’ “I take you to be my husband. I promise to be true to you in good times and in bad, in sickness and in health. I will ...Read More