Aging is something that impacts everyone. Does it loom over you with gloom? Does the frailty of your body sometimes frustrate you? Sr Marie SM shares from personal experience how to discover in the process an invitation to personal and spiritual growth.
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It is a normal part of life and family as well as a gift to the community to bring children to Mass. But what a struggle it can be for the parents. This month's reflection explores that topic and encourages us to consider how God looks at families and children.
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Everyone is shocked and outraged at the atrocity and pain caused by the sexual abuse of children and vulnerable adults by priests. We pray for healing, justice and restoration for the victims. There is a prayer you may like to pray in union with us. There is a letter from Pope Francis for everyone to read. CLICK here More...
Living The Word
Marist Sunday Scripture Reflections
These Reflections by Fr Frank Bird SM or Bev McDonald,(Marist Laity) on each Sundays Mass readings help us grow in Living the Word. You can sign up to receive them HERE They are ideal for either individuals or groups and can be used equally well before or after each Sunday. Check it out and share it in your parish. While targeted to younger adults it is ideal for all age groups. Marist Laity has accepted responsibility for ensuring this scripture resource continues to be available. Let's stay in the Word and Live the Word as Mary did.
Or those who want to consecrate a new born to the care of Our Mother Mary. More...
Father Jean Claude Colin, Founder; Pray for Us.
Fr Colin's spiritual and practical legacy was immense.
"Keep well in mind that you must direct your house by prayer. That is very important. Everything by prayer...When something new comes along, something to be said or done, pray to the blessed Virgin." FS.39:19,20,
We ask Fr Colin to pray that religious and Lay men and women will again catch the vision to be instruments of Gods mercy in Mary's name. May we work to build a Marian church of mercy for the greater glory of God and the honour of his mother and we pray for the full flowering of Fr Colin's vision for Laity. Jean Claude Colin website
A site has been created to give information about Fr Colin, provide weekly extracts of his words for reflection and promote his Cause.
To be Marist is to want to encounter Jesus, to love, serve and follow him in Marys way and to share his love with others. We encourage the spiritual growth of families, lay groups and individuals wishing to grow in their Christian journey. Mary wants to gather everyone into Gods family and all are welcome. More...