It doesn’t have to be the blue iris,
it could be weeds in a vacant lot,
or a few small stones; just pay
attention, then patch a few words
together and don’t try to make
them elaborate, this isn’t a
contest but the doorway into
thanks and a silence in which
another voice may speak.
Do you have room in your house?
Reclaiming the freshness of the Gospels
Bringing the poor to the centre
Going to where the need is greatest
Creating Oneness across borders…Let us
But when you pray, go into your inner room, and when you have shut your door…” Matt 6:6
For our world…healing and hope. For our Pope Francis and the Church…courage and strength. For our Institute…life For all making vows and celebrating jubilee…joy!
O God who makes all things new, new stars, new dust, new life; take my heart, every hardened edge and measured beat, and create something new in me. I need your newness, God, the rough parts of me made smooth; the stagnant, stirred; the stuck freed; the unkind forgiven. And then, by the power of your Spirit, I need to be turned toward