Soft Green Foliage and New Growth April 16th 2018 Last week Ron Rolheiser returned with another theme, ‘The Passion and the Cross’, much of this content is found in his recent book of the same name. As we have come to expect, his ‘take’ is usually unique. Rolheiser stressed Christ’s passivity, unlike Mel Gibson’s emphasis on the violence Christ endured as featured in his now famous movie. During last week the entire campus celebrated ... read more
North America » United States » Texas » San Antonio Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more
After 23 years of fulfilling ministry at Australian Catholic University, the leader of my Congregation, Sisters of Charity of Australia, invited me to undertake a Sabbatical program. I was delighted and, after considerable research, I found one that seemed to tick all the boxes.
This four month program, Ministry to Ministers, is offered by the Oblate School of Theology in San Antonio, Texas. According to their website, the program encompasses ‘key aspects of Biblical sabbath- ceasing, resting, embracing and feasting- to facilitate the personal, spiritual theological and pastoral renewal o... full info