Tag Archives: Ireland

Wild Orchids in the Borderlands

By Charlie Johnston It has been a vigorously busy time in the Southeastern United States these last few weeks after my son’s wedding. Things are getting darker around the world, but there are more than a few wild roses and … Continue reading

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If You Rescue Just One…

A friend from Ireland has found himself helping a Belfast man, Joby Fox, to rescue Middle Eastern refugees in capsizing boats off the storm-tossed coast of Greece. I am told these are largely families being rescued. My friend identifies himself … Continue reading

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Out of Time

(I am still struggling a bit with this nasty cold. Please pray for me that I will be completely well for my next presentation, which will be Sunday, Oct. 11, at 3 p.m. at Little Carver Center 226 N. Hackberry, San … Continue reading

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The Flaming Sword of Judgment

By Charlie Johnston “I felt my spirit inundated by a mystery of light that is God and in Him I saw and heard: the point of a lance like a flame that is detached, touches the axis of the earth, … Continue reading

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Reality is a Stubborn Thing

By Charlie Johnston At a chatty informal evening long ago, Abraham Lincoln is reputed to have memorably asked his companions, “If you call a sheep’s tail a leg, how many legs does a sheep have?” Several gave no answer at all, … Continue reading

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Of Saints and Scoundrels

(This guest column is a reflection by Padraig Caughey, the Irish gentleman who runs the marvelous Mother of God Forum. It is on hiatus for a few more weeks, so Caughey was kind enough to offer this column. It reminds … Continue reading

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Musings – Ireland

I am doing some work to find resources for spiritual direction. I will put a whole new category of links on that tomorrow and add to them as I get more. Some folks have asked for help and I am … Continue reading

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