Morena/Good morning The readings this Sunday direct our attention to forgiveness and to not get caught up in hatred and revenge. Rather, be compassionate and understanding of others and their plight. Rather than judging, reach out and look for the positive and offer the wreath of peace and forgiveness. We are to utilise […]

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  Good morning/Morena Scripture reflection: From Brian’s Letter No 183: Vietnam – Passionist Community  In the Passionist community chapel at St Paul’s in Saigon, where Brian Traynor was recently there is a very large mural. The right hand side is particularly interesting as you can see from the image below. At the front of a […]

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Morena/Good morning,  The wild weather has returned it seems all around the North Island. Just when I am going to embark on a journey taking me to Havelock North and Napier and then onto Hamilton, Paeroa, Orewa,  Tauranga, Pukekohe, St Heliers – Auckland and then to Otorohanga and across to New Plymouth and then down […]

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 Morena/ Passionist Family Group members and friends, Last weekend we had another wonderful celebration in St John’s parish, East Coast Bays – north of Auckland. Eucharist was celebrated by Brian Traynor CP with Fr Emile (a Mill Hill Priest who is the outgoing PP but will move to the Assistant role). Fr Emile joined us […]

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Morena/ Passionist Family Group members and friends,  Last weekend we had a wonderful celebration in St Mary’s Paeroa. To have people such as Graham and Shelley Ward come from Auckland; Jocelyn and Billy from Papatoetoe (Jocelyn is the Chair of the New Zealand PFG Trust; Adriana van de Pas who worked in the PFG office […]

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