Entries by Hans Ede

Fr John’s Reflection 20th Sunday of the Year

Marathon not a sprint There are many how-to books that we can buy in the bookshops or borrow from the library. They seek to give examples of how the author has adopted a certain method which they wish to apply to how we should live, how this will be successful for another. The temptation to […]

Fr John’s Reflection 19th Sunday of the Year

19th Sunday of Ordinary Time – 11th August Listen! I have been reflecting over the last month on how our relationship with God is fundamental not only to our prayer but the way we live. I think some of the difficulties that we find in our prayer are that we concentrate on whether we are […]

Fr John’s Reflection 18th Sunday of the Year

How do I get to the other side I am often reminded of the conversation between two people on opposite sides of the road. One calls out to the other, “How do I get to the other side?” The person responds, “You are on the other side!” Sometimes this can be our experience of prayer, […]