Her name was Susan. She was in Year 8 and I remember her for one thing. Despite very clear instructions about what each student was permitted to backpack into the annual four day bush camp, she replaced one of her two water bottles with her electric hair drier. As Susan found out, some things have to be left behind when you move into the semi-arid spaces of Australia. More
Next week: Desert Dangers
We need a church building. We need the focus it gives us and the space it provides for us to celebrate Eucharist, farewell our dead, welcome our babies. We want to do that with dignity and a sprinkle of tradition. But we also need to do it as 21st century Australian Catholics. Read more
Church Space is a Gospel reflection for the Third Sunday of Lent, Year B. You’ll find it on the Connexions page.