Thought for the Week – The virtue of Love

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“You can’t teach the love of God. No one has taught us to enjoy roses or to be attached to life more than anything else. [Read More]

Thought for the Week – Faith

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I read recently a short piece by John Dean on faith and found it powerful…
 
Faith is not merely a matter of the mind,
not something seen [Read More]

Thought for the Week – Waiting

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In a sermon on ‘Waiting’, Paul Tillich points out that whenever we wait longingly for someone or something, it already has power over us. The [Read More]

Thought for the Week – New Years Resolution

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A potential New Year’s resolution is to be more grateful and especially to be grateful that you don’t have everything you desire.
If you have everything [Read More]

Thought for the Week – The Incarnation

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At this time of year, I am reminded of a Christmas sermon by Meister Eckhart and particularly the following:
“What does it avail me
that this [Read More]

Thought for the Week – The Fourth Wise man

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We know that three wise men came from the East to visit the child Jesus. They were bringing gifts and were guided by a star.
People [Read More]