Category: Theology

God

What God Wants from Us

God’s first call to us is to be human. Hence St Irenaeus could say: “The glory of God is man fully alive.” The 19th-century Danish theologian and philosopher Soren Kierkegaard said: “To need God is...

The Cross and the Crucifix

Fr RALPH DE HAHN looks at the meaning of the crucifix to us today. We know from the four evangelists that during his three years of ministry on earth, Jesus of Nazareth preached from many pulpits....

A Moratorium on Homilies?

By Sr Susan Rakoczy IHM – Palm Sunday 2016. Palms have been blessed; the Passion was read well by a group. It is homily time. The parish priest begins and adopts the volume of a fiery...