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2015 Lent Reflection – Saturday 4 April

April 3, 2015

SATURDAY 4 APRIL 2015 John 19:20, 21 Reflection: A young girl in Grootdrink said to me one Sunday morning: “Bishop, my mother said that the day I was baptised, God the Father was very happy.” “And why was that Veruschka?” I asked. “Because he got a new baby daughter.” I was still marvelling at the more »

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2015 Lent Reflection – Holy Thursday, 2 April

April 1, 2015

HOLY THURSDAY, 2 APRIL 2015 Today we begin another Triduum – we will be invited to witness and celebrate the the life, death and resurrection of Jesus, in a personal and communal way. The Triduum  is filled with much symbolism – symbolic actions and gestures which invite us to experience in a real and transforming more »

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2015 Lent Reflection – Wednesday 1 April

March 31, 2015

WEDNESDAY 1 APRIL 2015 Isaiah 50:4-9 The Lord comes to my help, so that I am untouched by insults… I have always been amazed as to how Jesus was able to endure his Passion in is a meek and humble way – yet with such inner strength and power. The image of a lamb being more »

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2015 Lent Reflection – Tuesday 31 March

March 30, 2015

TUESDAY 31 MARCH 2015 Lay down your life for me? There is a little bit of Peter in all of us. For, we too, like Peter often have the best intentions when it comes to discipleship – but sadly our intentions don’t always flow into actions. As the season of Lent draws to a close more »

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2015 Lent Reflection – Monday 30 March

March 29, 2015

MONDAY 30 MARCH 2015 I, the Lord, have called you to serve the cause of right. There is a deep desire within us to live a meaningful and purposeful life. We are all searching for fulfillment. So many people are doing really well in their work and social life – and yet they still long more »

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