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March 1, 2018

The wartime atheist shot for helping Jews

Suzanne’s Children by Anne Nelson, Simon & Schuster, 318pp, £15.97 Sometimes the circumstances of war bring out generous instincts that otherwise lie dormant. For...

Omnium Gatherum

Falling down in our Lenten resolve can cause some people to collapse and give up. This is why our Lenten discipline is ongoing: over...

Word this week

Third Sunday of Lent Ex 20:1-17; 1 Cor 1:22-25; Jn 2:13-25 (Year B) The Commandments of the Law entrusted to Moses, considered in isolation,...

Lectio Divina

God’s wisdom Third Sunday of Lent: John 2:13-25 13 It was almost time for the Passover Festival, so Jesus went to Jerusalem. 14 There...

Saint of the week: Perpetua (March 7)

Imprisonment Viria Perpetua, of noble family, was only 22 when martyred in the Carthage arena on March 7, 203. Her servant Felicitas and three...

Mass readings

Ordinary Form Divine Office Week III Sunday, March 4: Third Sunday of Lent Ex 20:1-17; Ps 19; 1 Cor 1:22-25; Jn 2:13-25 Monday, March...

Prize crossword 0531

Cryptic across 7 Savoury’s point is to contain an element of salt (6) 8 Esau’s grandson is a king with the heart of a...

Celibacy revisited

Writing in the first person is always a risk, but the subject matter of this column is best done, I feel, through personal testimony....

The wartime atheist shot for helping Jews

Suzanne’s Children by Anne Nelson, Simon & Schuster, 318pp, £15.97 Sometimes the circumstances of war bring out generous instincts that otherwise lie dormant. For...

Omnium Gatherum

Falling down in our Lenten resolve can cause some people to collapse and give up. This is why our Lenten discipline is ongoing: over...

Word this week

Third Sunday of Lent Ex 20:1-17; 1 Cor 1:22-25; Jn 2:13-25 (Year B) The Commandments of the Law entrusted to Moses, considered in isolation,...

Lectio Divina

God’s wisdom Third Sunday of Lent: John 2:13-25 13 It was almost time for the Passover Festival, so Jesus went to Jerusalem. 14 There...

Saint of the week: Perpetua (March 7)

Imprisonment Viria Perpetua, of noble family, was only 22 when martyred in the Carthage arena on March 7, 203. Her servant Felicitas and three...

Mass readings

Ordinary Form Divine Office Week III Sunday, March 4: Third Sunday of Lent Ex 20:1-17; Ps 19; 1 Cor 1:22-25; Jn 2:13-25 Monday, March...

Prize crossword 0531

Cryptic across 7 Savoury’s point is to contain an element of salt (6) 8 Esau’s grandson is a king with the heart of a...

Celibacy revisited

Writing in the first person is always a risk, but the subject matter of this column is best done, I feel, through personal testimony....