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There are times when the chaos of nature and its fierceness can bowl us over, but also times when the simple elegance of nature is the most beautiful. But although the cygnets are swimming in a row, there is always one that's going in a slightly...
An adult swan with several cygnets, one off to one side
It's a reminder of what can happen if we can keep churches open. We don't know if one day she will decide to believe in God – perhaps not – but how wonderful it is that she can find that reflective time in churches, and that they are places of...
An open church door
St Ignatius of Loyola (Letter to Teresa Rejadell)
Text: If the enemy is casting us down, we must raise ourselves up in true faith and hope in the Lord   St Ignatius of Loyola (Letter to Teresa Rejadell)  Image: a woman sitting at the edge of a lake
St Ignatius of Loyola, Spiritual Exercises 230
Love ought to find its expression in deeds more than in words   St Ignatius of Loyola, Spiritual Exercises 230 Image: a father carrying his child on his shoulders
But although it is a natural product I learned on a recent trip to Jordan, that it is to be used in the same way as a medicine. Just because it works so well does not mean that it should be used over and over. In fact it can harm you to over use it...
Dead Sea
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