SPIRITED THINKING SINCE 1888
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June 01, 2021
William Cash
The saintly appeal of Thomas Becket in our secular world mirrors that of the revival of walking pilgrimages. Both, at least, are good for business
June 01, 2021
Charlie Hart
For our gardener, now a budding art dealer, June is the month to sit back 
and enjoy the fruits of your labour after months of toil
June 01, 2021
Tessa Balfour
In honour of Sister Brigid of Kildare, patron saint of poultry, this month our chef serves chicken croquettes with wild garlic pesto
June 01, 2021
Michael Hodges
An assessment of post-war Catholic churches, from fan-shaped “flying saucers” to concrete cathedrals
June 01, 2021
Serenhedd James
As a return to socialising beckons, it’s worth reflecting on the 
trials and tribulations of this year spent under lockdown
June 01, 2021
The Catholic Herald
Where would you go?  A few years ago I was due to go to Southern India. We’d planned to stay somewhere quite remote that you could only reach by boat. The plan was to spend time fishing and to come up with new recipe ideas. I’ve never been to India before and I like the
June 01, 2021
Constance Watson
As the government tries to keep us all alive, a raft of new material 
suggests there is nothing to fear from the afterlife