Strife and Peace — The Life Project

Where there is strife, there is pride, but wisdom is found in those who take advice. Proverbs 13:10 Have you ever known someone who is always involved in controversy, arguments and disputes? Have you ever wondered why they have so much trouble? Your answer might just be found in this proverb: Pride. My way or [...]

Celtic and Old English Saints – 28 July

St. Samson Bishop of Dol, Brittany (Sampson) Born in Glamorgan, Wales, c. 485; died at Dol, Brittany, France, July 28, c. 565. The existing "vita" of Saint Samson may be the earliest biography of a British Celtic saint, but scholarly opinion is divided on whether it was written in the 7th century (within 50 years [...]

St. Nissen, abbot of Mountgarret | Pilgrim

Posted by: anna | August 7, 2010 On (25 July) we commemorate St. Nessan, abbot of Mungret in Ireland. (yorkthodox says Murgret. There are quite a few typos there…) Also known as Nissen of Montgarth (Mountgarret), County Wexford. All these different spellings (even apart from the modern typos)! They do make searching difficult. I hope [...]

Celtic Saint of the Day 24th July

St. Declan of Ardmore, Bishop & Abbot 24 July Venerated in: Eastern Orthodox Church Roman Catholicism Anglican Communion Born at Desi (Decies), Waterford, Ireland, 5th century. Declan, an Irish monk, was baptized by and a disciple of Saint Colman. He appears to have been an Irish evangelist before the arrival of Saint Patrick. He may [...]

Sts. Joachim and Anne – Saints & Angels – Catholic Online

Feast 26th July Saints Joaquin (sometimes spelled "Joachim," pronounced "wal-keem") and Anne, are the parents of the Virgin Mary. There are no mentions of them in the Bible or Gospels, what we know comes from Catholic legend and the Gospel of James, which is an unsanctioned, apocryphal writing form the second century AD. We do [...]

St. Sharbel Makhluf

Lived: (1828-1898) | Feast Day: Sunday, July 24, 2016 Although this saint never traveled far from the Lebanese village of Beka-Kafra, where he was born, his influence has spread widely. Joseph Zaroun Makluf was raised by an uncle because his father, a mule driver, died when Joseph was only three. At the age of 23, [...]

Saint of the day 25th July

Nothing is known of St. James the Greater's early life, though it has been established that he is the son of Zebedee and Salome and brother of John the disciple. The title "the Greater" was added to St. James' name to help distinguish him from the Apostle James "the Less," who is believed to have [...]

Holy Trinity -Photos

It seems sometime ago now that Bishop Peter and Fr Greg were invited to attend the Community of our Lady of Advent in their, then, home with MCC Good Shepherd in Granville. ( The Anglican Community of Our Lady of Advent - Guildford(Facebook) Bishop Peter's partner Graham and their long time friend Rev Br Andrew Blair [...]