Margaret Thatcher was my political opponent, but it would be disingenuous to ignore her achievements
Unlike today’s posturing MPs, The Iron Lady was a conviction politician
Some think it ironic that pugnacious Mrs Thatcher should pray for harmony. But she was closer to St Francis than you may think.
She believed also in truth, in faith, and in hope where there was despair; and she prayed for these things, too.
Second Sunday of Easter, Acts 5:12-16; Revelation 1:9-13 & 17-19; John 20:19-31 (Year C)
Jean-Baptiste de la Salle (April 7) was the founder of the Institute for the Brothers of the Christian Schools