No 527 - Vol 48
Cover design: ©Sandy Bartus
By Paul Gateshill
Sarah and Declan O’Brien report on the World Meeting of Families held in Dublin in August this year.
Katy Carter shares one of those typical family moments, when you thought you had everything sorted…
Pope Francis recently visited Lithuania, Latvia and Estonia at the end of September 2018. Here is what he said at a service of ecumenical prayer at the Evangelical Lutheran Cathedral in Latvia.
In July 2018 Sylwia Machej and Patricia Batista from the UK spent three weeks in Syria forming part of a ‘temporary Focolare’.
We continue with two more experiences shared by young people at Genfest 2018.
--WORD IN ACTION--
Listen! I am standing at the door, knocking; if you hear my voice and open the door, I will come in to you and eat with you, and you with me (Rev. 3: 20).
We need to ‘shut out’ all external noise if we want to recognise and hear his voice, his Spirit, who can help us break through our fear and open the door of our heart.
--SPIRITUALITY OF UNITY--
Elisabeth Öhlböck reflects on the importance of connecting with one another and what this entails in daily life.
Pádraic Gilligan reports on a recent trip to Bali and how people and events raise some ultimate questions.
Andy and Uli Yeomans share a recipe for Pumpkin Soup made from a smiley pumpkin!
--THOUGHTS FROM THE KITCHEN--
A short poem by Jim Deeds.