Prayer- Just Be There

  (An extract from the book Finding Your Hidden Treasure by Fr Benignus O’Rourke.)   The prayer of silence and stillness is widely promoted as a cure for modern life’s frenzy. And it may be that this is what first draws us to it. But as we grow...

The Real Life Lord of the Flies

Stories shape our lives and the way we view the world. Some stories influence us more than others. One of these involves a plane going down on a deserted island, the only survivors being some British schoolboys, who can’t believe their luck. The young boys think...

21st November- Feast of Christ the King

Monsignor  Delargy ‘Mine is not a Kingdom of this world’ Jesus invites us to belong to his Kingdom which is not of this world.  One way to belong is through prayer when we create moments in our lives to  consciously receive God’s love into our hearts and minds. ...

1st November- All Saints’ Day

Monsignor Delargy A saint is a person who has a deep faith in God and shows that faith by loving God and neighbour. You can find evidence in the most unexpected places, even on the Nolan Show which recently featured remarkable examples of ordinary people who expressed...