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On journeying into the wilderness and Lent

Lent can, if we let it, summon us from the safe harbours of our lives into a wide expanse of existence. Are you ready to journey into the wilderness this Lent?

#LentChallenge

Join us for #LentChallenge! Can you take a photo a day inspired by themes from the Gospels? We'll give you one theme for every day of Lent (excluding Sundays, of course). Take a photo inspired by the word and upload to your Instagram or Twitter accou...

Search Me (Monday 27 February)

This week, as we approach the season of Lent, we will be taking the opportunity to consider our lives before God. Lent is traditionally a time for humility and honesty as we pay attention to the state of our soul. As we take time for inner reflectio...

Thirty Pieces of Silver

Christians are being encouraged to take a fresh look at corruption and justice throughout Lent.

Hiding From God (12 March)

Introduction: What do you think of when you hear the word ‘confession’? Perhaps it conjures up a police drama, with a sweating criminal chained to a table owning up to the full scope of their terrible deeds? Or maybe it brings to mind a wooden b...

Keep No Accounts (18 October)

Love your enemies, and be good to everyone who hates you. Ask God to bless anyone who curses you, and pray for everyone who is cruel to you. If someone slaps you on one cheek, don’t stop that person from slapping you on the other cheek. If someone ...

Signs and Seasons - Catholic resources

Catholics have always recognised how words, actions and symbols all speak powerfully to the soul. By fully engaging with these signs and seasons, we can easily bring the message of Scripture to life in our daily lives.

The surprising ambiguity of the wilderness

Thought the wilderness was just a place of desolation? Think again. Paula Gooder reflects on the ‘great and terrible’ nature of the wilderness.

Keep No Accounts (Wednesday 12 October)

Love your enemies, and be good to everyone who hates you. Ask God to bless anyone who curses you, and pray for everyone who is cruel to you. If someone slaps you on one cheek, don’t stop that person from slapping you on the other cheek. If someone ...

Lamentations and the gift of prayer

While God’s mercy is affirmed in the book of Lamentations 3.21–24, Dr Heath Thomas explores how the cry of 'kyrie eleison!' can become a model for the Church today.

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