Monthly Archives: April 2011

Gotta get to church on Sunday…

I guess it was pretty inevitable that this was going to happen… ( Make sure you watch the rap bit 😉 )

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“Who shall ascend the mountain of the Lord?”

I now have several posts in draft which I will be posting next week once I have had a chance to proof-read them. However, today I wanted to draw your attention to a really interesting documentary which was recently aired … Continue reading

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Friday Frivolity: William & Kate

Apparently some secret footage of the wedding rehearsal has snuck out from Westminster… Happy 100th post 🙂

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My Favourite People: Fr. Robert Barron

In a previous post I spoke about one of my favourite people, Archbishop Fulton Sheen. I spoke about how I came to discover him, his sermons and writings, as well as try and describe something of the impact he had upon me. … Continue reading

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Byzantine Back and Forth

This week is Holy Week and as the LifeTeen band isn’t playing this weekend, it means I can spend Easter at my favourite church, an Eastern Rite (Byzantine) Catholic parish near to where I live. Alleluia!…well, almost 😉 One of … Continue reading

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What is the significance of “IHS”?

As I mentioned a while ago, I’ve started teaching myself New Testament Greek.  This endeavor has already started bearing some rather fruity tidbits… In the first few lessons I learnt the Greek alphabet and, even with this basic information, certain … Continue reading

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30% Checkup

Are we really already a third of the way through the year? Yikes… Time for a New Year’s Resolution check up! 1. Spend 30 minutes every day in Scripture: Although my prayer life has been nice and regular, I still haven’t … Continue reading

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“Oh that today you would listen to his voice…”

An extract from my travel journal while in England: 23rd March 2011 – Reading, England My tour of the UK begins today. This morning I gathered my things and went to the train station. After collecting all of the tickets … Continue reading

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Friday Frivolity: Just because it made me laugh…

I haven’t put up any new blog entries for quite some time. This has been because I was on vacation/holiday in England for the past several weeks. My trip was dominated by kids. For example, I got to meet my … Continue reading

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