December 1, 2015 - Page 4 of 6 - Catholic Herald

December 1, 2015

Pictures of the week

1 Students at Saint Benedict Catholic Voluntary Academy in Derby have handed over more than 150 Christmas shoeboxes to the local Rotary Club.  ...

Why the West won’t take risks

Last month 130 people, mostly young, were murdered in Paris – many times the number of victims in the attacks in the city last...

The revolution we need

One of the great Catholic moments of the 21st century occurred on Sunday, when Pope Francis pressed his hands against the holy door of...

The Week Ahead

Ordinary Form Divine Office Week II Sunday, December 6: Second Sunday of Advent Bar 5:1-9; Ps 126; Phil 1:4-6, 8-11; Lk 3:1-6 Monday, December...

Advent diary: Feasts and Famine

It is Thanksgiving Day in America (Thursday, November 26) – and increasingly here in Britain, too. It’s never going to catch on like Halloween, of...

Briefly noted

Out of Sorts by Sarah Bessey (DLT, £9.99). Subtitled Making Peace with an Evolving Faith, this candid and humorous book explores the common experience...

Word this Week

“Coming home” is a beautiful description of the heart’s complex longing. It reaches beyond the limitations of location to embrace an unarticulated desire to...

Pictures of the week

1 Students at Saint Benedict Catholic Voluntary Academy in Derby have handed over more than 150 Christmas shoeboxes to the local Rotary Club.  ...

Why the West won’t take risks

Last month 130 people, mostly young, were murdered in Paris – many times the number of victims in the attacks in the city last...

The revolution we need

One of the great Catholic moments of the 21st century occurred on Sunday, when Pope Francis pressed his hands against the holy door of...

The Week Ahead

Ordinary Form Divine Office Week II Sunday, December 6: Second Sunday of Advent Bar 5:1-9; Ps 126; Phil 1:4-6, 8-11; Lk 3:1-6 Monday, December...

Advent diary: Feasts and Famine

It is Thanksgiving Day in America (Thursday, November 26) – and increasingly here in Britain, too. It’s never going to catch on like Halloween, of...

Briefly noted

Out of Sorts by Sarah Bessey (DLT, £9.99). Subtitled Making Peace with an Evolving Faith, this candid and humorous book explores the common experience...

Word this Week

“Coming home” is a beautiful description of the heart’s complex longing. It reaches beyond the limitations of location to embrace an unarticulated desire to...