In our all together

What shall I wear? It’s a question that never crossed my mind when I turned up to a fancy dress party in plain clothes. Embarassing.┬áIt seems to be a question that never crossed the mind of the guest who was caught out at the wedding (Matthew 22:1-14). He could have argued back. Jesus had, after […]

Love on the rocks

I couldn’t resist taking this photo when on Nice beach for St Valentine’s Day ’12. I don’t know the woman. She never noticed me taking the photo and my lovely wife was sunbathing further along the beach. St Valentine’s Day was perhaps popularised by Geoffrey Chaucer in the late 14th century, though, according to this […]

Thomas

Two of our children bear Thomas in their name. Their grandfather was called Thomas. Thomas is highlighted in our Gospel today. What was he doing on this first day of the week when the other disciples were locked in in fear of the people’s anger? Did he not share the anxiety of the other disciples? […]