Christ the light

There are so many different images used in scripture to describe Christ, “Christ the good shepherd”, “Christ the gate”, “Christ the head of the Church”, and each one represents Christ in a different way. The one I’ve been reflecting on a lot lately is Christ the light; “Again Jesus spoke to them saying ‘I am the light of the world. Whoever follows me will never walk in darkness but will have the light of life’”, John 8:12 Lately I have …

Community in the Eucharist – Molly Florence

As humans we have a need to be a part of a community in order for us to become fully alive and live our best lives. Chris Hazell reminds us that “all aspects of our life – emotional, physical, spiritual etc – call for deep relationships in order to foster healthy living”. This is also something that we see right from the beginning of scripture; “The Lord God said, ‘It is not good that man should be alone, I will …

Living in the Victory of Christ – Molly Florence

“The heart of an infant beats much more quickly than the heart of an adult. But something amazing happens when the baby is resting in an adults arms. The baby’s heartbeat slows down and starts to beat in unison with the adult – the two hearts beat as one”. This is an excerpt from one of the reflections in “God’s word; Daily Reflections 2019”, during Holy Week. It is used as an analogy to describe what might be going on …

Lenten Journey – Molly Florence

“Be who you are meant to be and you will set the world on fire” is one of my favourite quotes from St. Catherine of Sienna. God created each one of us in such a unique way, there has never been, or never will be be another you to walk this earth. The dreams and desires God has put on your heart are there for a reason! He is calling you to a specific mission, to the place where you …