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That We May Be One

Godtalk: Christ calls for unity

BY PKnott

Friday, February 21, 2014 - 16:41

For more than a thousand years, Christians have not had the joy of being one family around Christ. Oneness was close to the heart of Jesus. He wants all his followers at the same table.

An image of an Ark

Godtalk: Building an ark

BY PKnott

Friday, February 14, 2014 - 15:56

“If you can keep your head when all about you are losing theirs and blaming it on you......” Rudyard Kipling's famous poem provides a key to understanding the story of Noah and the Ark as much as any scriptural commentary.

A word cloud based on the Our Father

Godtalk: The reality prayer

BY PKnott

Monday, February 10, 2014 - 16:00

When we pray the Lord’s Prayer we ask for God’s will to be done on earth as it is in heaven. Taken out of context, that might sound cold and impersonal. But Jesus gave this prayer as an example to his disciples who had asked how they could pray like Our Lord. They had found something attractive in him, in his way of life, and wanted to live like him.

Pope Francis with crowds of children

Volunteering at JRS, the Day-Centre

BY Anonymous

Saturday, February 8, 2014 - 00:00

Working at the JRS has helped me to see in the vulnerable stranger a mirror of myself, and a reflection of Christ that points towards an invitation to human solidarity. Mike Guilfoyle, talks about his experience as a JRS volunteer...

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