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A Ride to Dreamland and the Sto. Niño

Her full, scarlet lips pouted as she checked a message on her android. Her perfectly arched eyebrows knit, and the hoops on her ears dangled as she shook her head, artfully crowned in a messy blond bun. A fuchsia shirt, … Continue reading

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Noah – A movie review

“He speaks to you. You have to trust that he speaks in a way that you can understand.” If you are expecting a peaceful, colourful, biblical story of your childhood, do not go see Noah, the 2014 movie. Noah (Russell … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Beyond

Beyond: I took this photo while on retreat at St Beuno’s Ignatian Spirituality Centre in Wales. The bell fascinated me and I wondered how many people it has called to prayer, to silence and peace. The early morning light revealed … Continue reading

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The Ascension, the Media and Splendour in the Grass

Happy feast of the Ascension of our Lord and celebration of the 45th World Communications Day! We’ve been having lovely spring days and taking a walk in the empty field behind the convent in the early mornings and after supper … Continue reading

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I remember Syl…

On Sunday evening, we received the sad news that one of our sisters, Sr Sylvia George, passed away. She has been battling with cancer and has finally succumbed – but disease and death do not have the last say. Life … Continue reading

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Spring and the Middle East Uprising

The earth breaks. Tiny shoots brave their way out of the sleeping soil. Winter’s cold grip is loosening up. Spring has sprung! Crocuses, daffodils and primroses gaily flaunt their colours brightening up the landscape and bring beauty, life, hope and … Continue reading

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Macy’s Cathedral?

A very dear friend forwarded this video yesterday. If you’re not among the 3 million who have seen it, you’re missing a lot. I was moved to tears throughout the hymn. At Macy’s department store (can you think of a … Continue reading

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