WHERE THERE’S COMMUNITY

Starting RCIA again after the summer is something of an adventure. How many people will come? Will they want to continue to come each week? Will they already be practising members of a non-Catholic  Christian tradition, will they be baptised but uncatechised, or will...

A parish RCIA group: the story so far

In an excellent book called ‘He loves me!’ by Wayne Jacobsen describes how he once prayed each day that God would bless his plans. The turning point came when he realised that it was a case of waiting and listening until the Lord said to him ‘I’m going to reach out...

Jonah – the Basil Fawlty of Prophets

  Does lectio divina always have to be next Sunday’s Gospel?                                               Some times recently I have attended three meetings in one week where we have started each with a lectio divina on the same forthcoming Sunday Gospel. It seems to...