Entries by Hans Ede

Fr John’s Reflection – 18th Sunday in Ordinary Time

18th Sunday in Ordinary Time – 2nd August Why spend your money on what cannot fill, why spend your time on what fails to satisfy? In times of the pandemic, there are two fundamental questions about how we spend our time and how we spend our money? The spiritual exercise of looking at our diaries and […]

Fr John’s Reflection – 15th Sunday in Ordinary Time

15th Sunday in Ordinary Time – 12th July The Careless Gardener Over the weeks and months since we entered into the pandemic, I have a fresh appreciation of nature and creation. There has been a growing appreciation of how things grow even in the midst of terrible disasters. Going through some of the countryside ravaged by […]

Fr John’s Reflection – 12th Sunday in Ordinary Time

12th Sunday in Ordinary Time – 21st June  Telling our truth to the world In reading through the newspapers over the last few months there has been much which has sought to elicit the opinions of people. Not least these have focussed on the pandemic and social unrest in the United States. There has been a […]

Fr John’s Reflection – Trinity Sunday

Trinity Sunday – 7th June Not to condemn the world but save it Over the last week, there has been much which has focussed our attention on the civil strife in America. It has also drawn much commentary which seeks to understand what is happening and the potential fallout for the rest of the world. […]