Archive - Jan 2012
General Intention - Victims of Natural Disasters
That the victims of natural disasters may receive the spiritual and material comfort they need to rebuild their lives.
As a commentary on this we republish a recent post.
Fr Patrick Scully, 3 December 1929 - 18 January 2012
'Pat had a deep interest in people. He enjoyed being with others, was cheerful, obliging and approachable. He seemed easygoing and unhurried, but was in fact a tireless and fruitful worker.'
Fr Shay Cullen's columns are published in The Manila Times,
Calling of Peter and Andrew, Duccio di Buoninsegna, painted 1308-11
I probably underestimated the faith of Filipinos in my Sunday Reflections for the Feast of the Santo Niño (Holy Child), Let the Children Come to Me,
The Sleeping Santo Niño
Here in the Philippines the Feast of the Santo Niño or Holy Child is observed on the Second Sunday in Ordinary Time.