Prayers from our newsletter, chosen by our Lay Chaplain.
‘You choose because you are chosen, you choose because at the heart of your desire to love, you have found the heart of God searching for you’ (Irish Bishops Conference)
Thought: Be thankful for what you have; you’ll end up having more. If you concentrate on what you don’t have, you will never, ever have enough.
‘Of what good is the word of Christ without an example’ (Dostoyevsky)
‘The problem for many people is fear. We are afraid of one another – afraid of meeting’ (Jean Vanier)
I have often regretted my speech, but never my silence.
‘Joy does not come without effort, when one plants flowers, one must water them’ (German proverb)
‘Mankind would perish if there were no evidence, anytime or anywhere of the divinity of man’ (Gandhi)
‘Love changes everything: how you live and how you die’
‘God hasn’t stopped talking. He talks through the lives of loving people’.
‘There is no better time for growth than springtime. Lent is the springtime of the spirit’
“He called them, and immediately they left their boat and their father and followed Him’”. (Matthew 4 : 20)
To be baptised is to be christened, which means to recognize that we have been made like Christ.