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November 7, 2020

Waiting for Advent

Some weeks ago I spent a beautiful day at the Queensland Art Gallery (QAG). The main purpose of my visit was to view the wonderful exhibition […]
October 25, 2020

Appointment of the new World Vice-Ecclesiastical Assistant

Dear friends, It is with joy that we share the news of the appointment of Fr. José de Pablo S.J. as the new Vice- Ecclesiastical Assistant […]
October 4, 2020

Questions for Jesus e-Course

I endorse this course on praying from a CLC Member who has recently completed the full Spiritual Exercises. He says” this way of praying has many […]
September 27, 2020

The Message of the Uluru Statement from the Heart

Thank you for your participation in the Uluru Statement event on Tuesday evening. We were grateful to receive such positive feedback about the event. Thomas’ personal […]
July 26, 2020

Serving with Smiles

Yesterday, July 25, our NEXCO meeting was scheduled from 10am-5.00pm. We normally have shorter meetings over two days but this time we all agreed to have […]
July 22, 2020

WA ExCo again holding face-to-face meetings

After several meetings via Zoom the WA ExCo is meeting face-to-face on Wednesday 22 July 2020. Items under discussion include a possible WA Retreat Day in […]
July 18, 2020

Resilience and Metaphor – Symbols and the Sacred

Resilience and Metaphor – Symbols and the Sacred  Some years ago, when I was training to be a spiritual director, it was noted at one point, […]
July 9, 2020

Examen for Racism

Dear CLCers I though this might be a good prayer to add to our repetoire.
July 1, 2020

Music – Prayer without Words

Bach gave us God’s Word, Mozart gave us God’s Laughter, Beethoven gave us God’s Fire, God gave us Music that we might pray without words. When I […]
June 25, 2020

Growing our spirituality

I must say, after 4 months of being cooped up, I’m only now beginning to feel the strain of not having much contact with other people, […]
April 27, 2020

To Commit Or Not To Commit – That Is The Question

This year CLC members will gather again for a General Assembly and with it will come the opportunity to make a permanent commitment. Also between now […]
April 27, 2020


Early on Monday morning of the Anzac weekend (while many of you may have still been in bed) Debbie dela Paz and I (with 140 others) […]
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