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August 3, 2017

Lectio Divina

You give them something 18th Sunday In Ordinary Time: Mt 14:13-21 13 When Jesus heard the news about John, he left there in a...

Word this week

The 18th Sunday of the Year Dan 7:9-10 & 13-14; 2 Pet 1:16-19; Mt 17:1-9 (Year A) The darkest moments in Israel’s long history...

Omnium Gatherum

On the next Sunday of our normally green summer season, Holy Mother Church vests in her white and gold for the Feast of the...

Briefly noted

Jewish History: A Very Short Introduction by David N Myers (Oxford University Press, £7.99). This essential series of primers continues apace with this well-researched,...

How the American Dream got started

Emigrants by James Evans, Weidenfeld, £20 America, more than any other nation, has been filled with myths of aspiration since its founding. President Ronald...

Spiritual books: Francis Phillips

Catholics and Protestants: What Can We Learn From Each Other? by Peter Kreeft, Ignatius Press, £13 Peter Kreeft is a well-known Catholic convert, apologist...

A relic for a scientific age

A verse in the epistle to the Hebrews asserts that faith is “the substance of things hoped for – the evidence of things not...

Lectio Divina

You give them something 18th Sunday In Ordinary Time: Mt 14:13-21 13 When Jesus heard the news about John, he left there in a...

Word this week

The 18th Sunday of the Year Dan 7:9-10 & 13-14; 2 Pet 1:16-19; Mt 17:1-9 (Year A) The darkest moments in Israel’s long history...

Omnium Gatherum

On the next Sunday of our normally green summer season, Holy Mother Church vests in her white and gold for the Feast of the...

Briefly noted

Jewish History: A Very Short Introduction by David N Myers (Oxford University Press, £7.99). This essential series of primers continues apace with this well-researched,...

How the American Dream got started

Emigrants by James Evans, Weidenfeld, £20 America, more than any other nation, has been filled with myths of aspiration since its founding. President Ronald...

Spiritual books: Francis Phillips

Catholics and Protestants: What Can We Learn From Each Other? by Peter Kreeft, Ignatius Press, £13 Peter Kreeft is a well-known Catholic convert, apologist...

A relic for a scientific age

A verse in the epistle to the Hebrews asserts that faith is “the substance of things hoped for – the evidence of things not...