Tag Archives: St Francis of Assisi

Communion

Glanced to the back cover of “A Margin of Silence” to see a description of the Anglican Communion: …one of the ‘instruments of communion’ which holds Anglicans in ‘bonds of affection’… I’m afraid we haven’t seen a lot of that … Continue reading

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Young Nuns

Last night I watched a short documentary on BBC iPlayer called Young Nuns. It followed two women in their early twenties deciding whether or not to enter and make their final vows in their convents. Interesting to have a look … Continue reading

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Africa in Crisis

“AFRICA IS IN CRISIS”, the news headlines have read now for some time. Drought, famine. Africa is in particularly bad shape at present. We have enough food and water on this earth to look after one another. While we wonder … Continue reading

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Tidy

Made time this afternoon to tidy my desk. I feel so much better for it! Whilst it took a fair while to get everything sorted in my room (and admittedly there’s still a fair bit of filing to do) I … Continue reading

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Instruments of Peace

I’ve gotten rather a lot of neglected college work done tonight. But amongst many little spaces of calm which have kept me going, tonight as I hold a recent gift from a dear friend, a Holding Cross, I remember one … Continue reading

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