Gordon’s Reflection. Compline – 7th December

Thomas Merton and the one in whom all things cohere Thomas Merton died 52 years ago on Thursday. One of the most important Roman Catholic voices of the mid twentieth century he wrote and spoke extensively about the relationship between personal spirituality and working socially and politically for justice and peace. He argued that personal … Continue reading Gordon’s Reflection. Compline – 7th December

Laurence’s reflection, Compline – 4th December

As you approach the Castle of Mey on the north coast, you see a fairly typical 16th century Scottish castle, built on land originally belonging to the Bishop of Caithness. To the right of the front door of the main building is another door way through which you can see, as in a picture frame, the … Continue reading Laurence’s reflection, Compline – 4th December