Discernment, Prayer and the Spiritual Exercises

The hour's time difference meant that I can now enjoy sunsets more often. During the winter months the sun sets during the working day, but this week for the first time I was able to go out on a week day and enjoy the golden hour. I particularly...
Sunset on the river with tree reflections
Peter O’Sullivan SJ
A person at a zoo looking at a tank with penguins in
Perhaps our spiritual lives are a bit like that. In our race for the skies; to be recognised as someone, to acquire wealth or status, do we grasp on to anything that appears strong enough to support us, only to be disappointed when it fails? Our...
A clematis with deep pink flower
I smiled and felt engrossed in the idea of the new life of spring after a long, hard winter. I was reminded that our God is one of happy surprises, a God of the promise of the Resurrection, a God of beauty in His Glorious artwork for us to enjoy:...
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