How do I pray? Is my prayer more often focused on a positive vision, or on things that I disagree with or that trouble me? Might my experience of prayer change if I prayed more often in favour of things?
Here’s an article that I wrote about how our spirituality can be a catalyst for transforming political discourse. Our understandings of God, what it is to be human, and of the material world are reflected in our values and lifestyles as well as our religious practices, and they should influence our participation in political discourse. […]
I’m pleased to be joining up with the Wollongong Diocese Justice, Ecology and Peace Council to present a workshop on Catholic Social Teaching. We will be following an Ignatian methodology (just like Pope Francis), exploring local issues and nurturing a spirituality of justice.
“Holy Week challenges us to step outside ourselves so as to attend to the needs of others: those who long for a sympathetic ear, those in need of comfort or help. We should not simply remain in our own secure world, that of the 99 sheep who never strayed from the fold, but we should […]