Culture

  • "“The hardy men and women who lived in the West were bound by certain unwritten rules which focused on hospitality, fair play, loyalty, and respect for the land.”

  • "“There was something of majesty, depressed indeed and overclouded, but still grand and imposing, in the manner and words of Father Buonaventure, which it was difficult to reconcile with those preconceived opinions which imputed subtlety and fraud to his sect and order.”

  • Think of skipping a flat srone across cal water ,

  • "Veterans Affairs Canada states that the date is of “remembrance for the men and women who have served, and continue to serve our country during times of war, conflict and peace.”"

  • " . . . it is striking to see in the characters, in the symbols, and in the tension, how the series has produced something powerful that resonates with our culture today. "

  • ". . . scripture is about life and the various writers were inspired by their experience of God’s role in the world around them."

  • "Here, I follow Hans Urs Von Balthasar in the insight that human drama in many ways echoes the divine drama.  That our images, our art, and our film in some ways reveal the transcendent to us."

  • A tale of water blessed by the singing of the histories of love ino it.

  • This is the story of a girl named Dorothy and a shiny black insect with a secret.

  • As she brings alive in her writing the evil of the villains, she balances this with the goodness and virtues of both the main characters and their friends and associates.

  • While this might not be the ultimate question, still it demands an answer of us.

  • "Reflecting on my great enjoyment of these three novels I wondered about its source.   I think what I find so interesting in these day-to-day human mysteries (in comparison to often complex, bizarre and dark mysteries of authors like J.K Rowling (aka Robert Galbraith) although I enjoy them as well)

  • Through the “art of the craft,” the director was able to help me to care about a person, a situation, and an illness that heretofore I knew next to nothing about."

  • If winter comes can spring be far behind?

  • To whom do we turn when we face misfortunes and failures?

  • " don’t know whether these arguments for the benefits of being a Dissectologist are true. I just know that doing puzzles is pleasant. " 

  • " Another part of this may simply involve young men learning to take responsibility for their lives and their situations, no matter where they find themselves "

  • "What I like about the series and A Vigil of Spies particularly is Robb’s skill in drawing characters. "

  • "The problem for our protagonist however is that he sees joy everywhere.   "

  • "Listen and pray along with the performers as they promise salvation for all, making the path to God’s salvation straight and smooth.  God WILL come!  "

  • "One that involves the tragedy that lurks around the corner for each one of us, when we are not aware of our own blindspots and areas of weakness. "

  • Read and listen! Codename C-VOID is an empty lonely infiltration expert codename COVID.

  • What do we hope will accompany us on our journey in life?

  • The poet asks: "What if all things do conspire for your good?"

  • We re reminded that "Recollection…our most precious heirloom" - something we too often forget.

  • What do Benjamin Franklin and Leonard Cohen have to do with the perfect bag?

  • Is there more to the dandelion than we might imagine?

  • "The results of their work have the spirit and sense of spontaneity of music produced ‘all of a sudden” in the kitchen and living room– an element always attractive to me in folk music. "

  • A cup of water and a new arrival to St John's from Labrador spark the start of a friendship.

  • " I was thinking at times: “He’s getting what he deserves.  His brothers are doing ok, and they lived through the same abandonment”.  These feelings of harshness towards Jesse gave me pause to think, reflect, and pray."

  • Listen now to a parable for our time.

  • "Craig Foster, a middle-aged photographer exhausted by his work filming the minute details of tracking wild animals in Africa, recovers at home by exploring the underwater kelp forest of False Bay. "

  • In our lifetime we face many decisions about our role. This poem asks where one more path will lead.

  • A meditation on funerals in the time of the pandemic.

  • A contemporary parable about life and life!

  • The meaning of true conversation according to the poet.

  • "Mary and Joseph adoring kneel" from Hans Memling's painting

  • "I think people really marry far too much; it is such a lottery after all, and for a poor woman a very doubtful happiness.” (Queen Victoria)

  • The various forms of "written writing" were the inspiration for this poem.

  • The story of Paul's conversion from "victorious villain" to "Apostles to the Gentiles."

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