Monthly Archives: August 2014


I was watching (well, actually being distracted by) the altar servers at Mass on Sunday and the thought popped into… Continue reading »

Very interesting indeed

In the latest NZ Catholic there are statements from the main political parties. It makes for very interesting reading indeed…. Continue reading »

Silence is Golden

As I mentioned in my blog last week, Fr Gerard gave an awesome sermon based on the first reading of… Continue reading »

May I put my snout in the trough?

Marty's been wondering about something for a little while. As Marty's sure you all know, some of what we give… Continue reading »


One thing that really gets me hot under the collar is the practice of Baptism being celebrated during Sunday Mass…. Continue reading »

I never mention priests by name but…

So in this blog I've always been pretty careful not to mention any priests by name. There have been times… Continue reading »

Valuing the Sacraments

In our parish the annual First Communion programme is underway. Our parish priest, assisted by a teacher aide from our… Continue reading »