Tagged: Catholic Church

The Comeback of the Parish

Recently, I noticed something that I have probably been doing for years. Whenever I meet a young Catholic who is on fire with their faith, I instinctively wonder what new movement/initiative/community they have grown...

Faith that is New and Alive

I spent one of the most joyful weeks of my life last week in Rome, celebrating the mysteries of Holy Week with our Holy Father. We were seriously blessed. A few of our group...

Courageous Leadership

Courageous Leadership

I’ve been wanting to write this post for some time now. Leadership is a topic that is close to my heart, as I’ve written about here and here. The last few months, my Tube-reading has been...

Are we in crisis?

Are we in crisis?

I was interested to read one of the bishop’s homilies at the excellent Joshua Camp – the Catholic Church’s frontline evangelisation initiative during the Olympics. Here is some of what he said: “it is easy to...

Need for Young Adult Catechists

Need for Young Adult Catechists

I have to tell you, it was something of a shock to step back into this cool, rainy country, people… After a month of blistering heat it took me a while to adjust and...