Madonna Magazine

Spirituality

Section: Spirituality

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    Wisdom starts here

    Brendan Nicholls

    Wisdom is acknowledging life as it is, neither living in the past nor wishing our time away for some different future.

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    The joy of being still

    Fr David Braithwaite SJ. 01 July 2021

    There is much we can learn from the elderly who know how to listen well and quietly practise their faith.

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    Within a loving grasp

    Michael McGirr

    Hands tell a story of their owners. They reach, grasp, soothe, turn away or beckon, and the lined hands of age are also the lined hands of knowledge built up over many years.

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    A 'cannon ball' moment

    Fr Andrew Hamilton SJ

    The trajectory of one cannon ball altered the direction of the Catholic Church, and its effects are still being felt 500 years later.

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    Ageing gracefully

    Fr Chris Gleeson SJ. 03 May 2021

    We need to understand grace as an event – something that describes the quality of our relationship with God. 

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    The importance of Mothers Day

    Fr Andrew Hamilton SJ

    Mothers Day reminds us of the many and varied shapes of relationships that make up women’s lives.

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    You can’t ask that!

    The past often exerts an exotic pull – what was life like back when? The elderly provide a link to the past and in this article agreed to be interviewed by their, mainly, grandchildren to talk about their lives, hopes and dreams.

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    The passion pattern

    Fr Chris Gleeson SJ

    It is joy and fun that connects us to God and each other.

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    Pathways to new life

    Sr Myree Harris

    Although the stories of those who come to Gethsemane Community are different, the answer for all of them is a safe place to call home.

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    True leadership

    David Braithwaite SJ

    Church leaders need courage and faith to build creative ways of reaching those on the margins.

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    The Resurrection in Art

    Michael Galovic

    As Easter approaches it is interesting to see the different ways in which the West and Eastern Orthodox Churches depict the Resurrection.

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    The flowering of a mission

    Jesuit Mission

    Seventy years after helping to establish a Jesuit mission in Hazaribag, Australian Jesuit Fr Phil Crotty SJ reflects on its enduring and far-reaching legacy. 

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