Entries by Elizabeth Hughes

Staying together while apart

Staying Together While Apart – a new project to help the most vulnerable. Dear All, The past few months have been incredibly difficult, and I wish to start with thanking you for all the work you have been doing responding to the crisis in your parish and church. At the same time, I would like […]

Gratitude!

Fr. Mark’s Silver Jubilee…. “I just wanted to say a huge ‘Thank you’ to all my parishioners, family and friends who sent greeting cards, money and gifts on the occasion of my Silver Jubilee. They are a sign of your deep expression of love and kindness. The day itself was tremendously joyful, although tinged with […]

Unite against coronavirus

As we cope with coronavirus in the UK, we think of our sisters and brothers in developing countries who are facing this pandemic with fragile health systems, some of which have almost no intensive care beds or ventilators. Food prices have already risen with borders closing, the poorest are losing their jobs and income with […]

Year of the God Who Speaks

Bible Journalling St. Jerome, St. Paula and St. Eustochium painstakingly wrote out the Scriptures, translating them from the original languages into Latin. Whilst most of us won’t be working on a new translation of the Bible, you may find Bible journalling a helpful alternative to engage deeply with Scripture. Here’s an article by the Bible […]

Year of the God who speaks

Meditate on the Scriptures One piece of advice from St Jerome is to meditate on Scripture. Here are a list of key Bible passages that can help deepen our relationship with God as we read them at home. Scriptural-texts-for-deepening-our-relationship-with-God-at-home