Saturday, 9 April 2011

A good confession

At Cathedral in Edinburgh today, before me were family with three daughters who all went to confession.

First time I have seen such a thing.

Tuesday, 5 April 2011

2011 Pluscarden Abbey Pentecost Lectures

2011 Pluscarden Abbey Pentecost Lectures

This year the lectures are to be given by Professor John Haldane, Professor of Philosophy and Director of the Centre for Ethics, Philosophy and Public Affairs in the University of St Andrews, on the subject:

God, the Soul and the Spiritual Life
1. Tuesday 14th June at 2.45 pm
God and the Soul
2. Wednesday 15th June at 10.15 am
Grace and the Holy Spirit
3. Wednesday 15th June at 2.45 pm
Ethics and the Spiritual Life
4. Thursday 16th June at 10.15 am
Saints and the Love of God

Full details

Unfortunately I have to work, those of you who could miss a few lectures / have won lottery / retired may be able to go.

Friday, 1 April 2011

I hope to follow Christ unto Death

Now that the term from hell (Jan to Easter, longest term, all the SQA malarky, prelims, continual assessment deadlines etc) is over, will try yet again to update this thing more often.

From the Catholic Herald interview with Bendictine monk Peter Damian