2016 July | Creation – Care of the Common Home

By |2017-09-07T04:42:05+10:00June 29th, 2016|Categories: Articles, E-Magazines, Lifestyle, Ordinary Time, Parenting|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

From the Editor Marilyn Rodrigues  On awe, praise and the care of creation Has your child ever been captivated by the sight of a full, golden, moon hanging low on the horizon, drawn to running water, or collected shells, rocks and sticks? It’s been one year since Pope Francis published his encyclical on the environment,

Meditating with Children

By |2017-09-06T05:47:34+10:00February 1st, 2013|Categories: Articles, Rituals & Prayer|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Children as young as five can learn to meditate silently for a minute or two at a time. It may help them to have a picture or a candle to look at, or to close their eyes as they use a short mantra such as “Come Lord Jesus” or “I love you Jesus.” This is