Review: Cave, Refectory, Road: Monastic Rhythms for Contemporary Living

Cave, Refectory, Road: Monastic Rhythms for Contemporary Living by Ian Adams My rating: 4 of 5 stars Although a short 100 pages, this book has much to offer those seeking to authentically live out their baptismal call to life, mission and ministry. Drawing on the example and models of monastic life and applying them to … Continue reading Review: Cave, Refectory, Road: Monastic Rhythms for Contemporary Living

Review: St Aidan’s Way of Mission: Celtic Insights for a Post-Christian World

St Aidan's Way of Mission: Celtic insights for a post-Christian world by Ray Simpson My rating: 4 of 5 stars There's much to think about to be found in this little volume, at least for me.Examining the story of St Aidan of Lindisfarne, and his mission and ministry among the inhabitants nearby, an alternative way … Continue reading Review: St Aidan’s Way of Mission: Celtic Insights for a Post-Christian World

Review: The Liminal Papacy of Pope Francis: Moving toward Global Catholicity

The Liminal Papacy of Pope Francis: Moving toward Global Catholicity by Massimo Faggioli My rating: 4 of 5 stars A masterful foray into the unique and challenging nature of the pontificate of Pope Francis, this book by historian and theologian Massimo Faggioli helps to explain - or more accurately, helps to provide insight into - … Continue reading Review: The Liminal Papacy of Pope Francis: Moving toward Global Catholicity