Which Private School For My Sons: Jesuit Or Benedictine?

An unholy row erupted in my house this evening over which boarding school my eldest should attend. He has his heart mysteriously set on Clongowes Jesuit college where James Joyce once studied. I'm not a fan of the modern Jesuit order today even though I'm a fan of the Jesuit spirituality. As He's only 10 … Continue reading Which Private School For My Sons: Jesuit Or Benedictine?

We All Have A Bit Of Mary, Martha And Lazarus In Us

Often it is the case where people like to use all three especially Mary and Martha to finger out people who have distinct personalities. Martha is often used to indicate those who live in the world and Mary as those who are contemplative and have chosen religious life. One is the imperfect the other perfect. … Continue reading We All Have A Bit Of Mary, Martha And Lazarus In Us