Visited…

…this school to give a talk on the life and message of St John Paul II to the VI form.  A warm welcome, and a very enjoyable morning.  It was a particular pleasure to be greeted by a pupil who, when younger, had been a prizewinner in the Schools Bible...

A museum in Israel…

…had a display on the theme of religion and commercialisation. One item displayed a Cross and a McDonads figure: Christians objected and it was immediately removed.When offensive material has been on display in Britain, Christians have often protested in vain....

Been visiting…

…the Community of Our Lady of Walsingham, at their new convent – in a converted barn! – at Dereham in Norfolk. A happy, peaceful time. They are very busy and hard-working,  running Dowry House in Walsingham, but have a structured life which...

A delight…

…to lead members of the Sion Community through London on a Catholic History Walk. They are a wonderful team of people…doing excellent work in schools, and to my pleasure I learned that they have recently carried out a mission to my old school, St...

I AM FED UP.,.,.,

…with campaigns against men.  So it was a relief to read this excellent feature.This morning I led another History Walk around London. We stopped to pray at the site of St Thomas More’s martyrdom on Tower Hill. Its stands in a small secluded garden,...