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Discovering the joy of love

Photo of Vatican IIJohn Hill reflects on the Church and the priesthood today as one who lived through Vatican II as a priest of the Missionaries of the Sacred Heart. He looks at how the renewal agenda is going.

A client came to see me a day ago and she left behind a copy of The Swag.

I read it almost from cover to cover. I became absorbed by the openness and the humanity expressed in the articles. I was left with the sense that the strong anti-clericalism that so easily comes to the surface in the minds of ordinary people, can be answered. It is the fragile and surreal world of a Trump presidency that scapegoating becomes an easy option. The Royal Commission and its finding are proving such.

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