The Magi have sometimes been seen as symbolic of the world’s diversity coming to pay homage to the Christ-child. The Christian Churches of the Middle East suggest that it is the mission of the church to be the star that lights the way to Christ, who is the Light of the World.
The death of this courageous, ebullient ambassador of the gospel, anti-apartheid campaigner who continued to fight injustices even beyond his native South African shores, not only marked the loss of the last surviving South African Nobel Peace Prize laureate, but also leaves the world a poorer place.
Stan knew that he was about which he expressed just before his arrest in October, 2020: ‘I am not a silent spectator but ready to pay the price whatever it might be’. He valiantly paid the ultimate price.
“Seeing all things new in Christ” the motto for the Ignatian Year, but how do we see…
The website ‘Faith Dimensions’ is designed to bring together a community of faith in conversation.
‘Rejoice ye’ – Gaudete – appears to be a late 16th century Carol set with an older medieval…