It is good to be back! After the snow storms in Toronto last week, I was delayed and found myself looking for last minute accommodation in New York. There are definitely worse places to be stranded. New York then received a flood warning and a deluge of rain, and I was reminded of how little […]

Greetings friends. This week I write to you from New York. I am sitting in a Starbucks just off Time Square. I’ve just been to Morning Prayer at St. Mary’s Time Square. I came in here for the coffee, the wifi is an added bonus. The Barista who served me is called Jesús. I know […]

What a week! People have been asking if I have recovered from Holy Week, and the answer is: “No! How can anyone ever recover from the revelation of Christ Risen from the dead!?” It was a joy to walk through Holy Week in this community, welcoming newcomers and people who come to church only occasionally, […]

For the message about the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved it is the power of God.” – 1 Corinthians 1:18 “It’s a rare opportunity. The last time Easter fell on April Fools’ Day was in 1956. Due to the quirks involved in dating Easter against […]

As we enter this Holy Week the Church invites us once again to focus on the heart of the Good News we profess as Christians, the self-giving love of God in Jesus Christ crucified, vindicated in the resurrection. The liturgies of the coming days draw us into the drama: on this Palm Sunday we echo […]