England

Lay Community Picnics

Kew picnicKew picnicWhat i s different in a Lay community picnic?  read more »

Welcome to Princes Risborough

Katrina and her dadKatrina and her dadHaving lived most of my life as a Little Sister in big cities, Birmingham, London, Hamburg, Berlin, with 2 periods in smaller places, Walsingham and Graefentonna (Germany), life has led me back to a small town lying at the foot of the Chilterns in the heart of England. Yes, this is where God wants me to be at this moment.
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On the 13th floor, Cup of tea spirituality

Neighbourhood groupNeighbourhood group'Nearly every Friday a group of friends and neighbours, from different Church backgrounds or none, meet in our flat on the 13th floor of our Council block in Hackney, East London, to share the Gospel and support each other in the ups and downs of life.  read more »

POTTERY in Walsingham, Norfolk, England

Unique models belonging to the Little sisters of Jesus Welcome to come and see our Workshop and be inspired by the Joy and Simplicity of Bethlehem and the loving tenderness of Mary, Our Lady of the whole world giving her tiny Jesus to every person. 7 Egmere Rd, Walsingham, Norfolk, NR22 6BT Tel:(0)1328820422, Email:lsjwalsingham@aol.com
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Growing old, what does that mean for me? -London

The fraternity in London has existed since 1973. It has changed its face and location several times. Thierry has lived there from the beginning. He has worked mainly at L'Arche, an institution that welcomes and works with handicapped people. Today Thierry lives near this community where he continues to provide a service in line with his abilities.  read more »

Nazareth weekend with Little Brother Marc

"I lost my heart to Jesus of Nazareth”

I was invited to speak about “Nazareth”. Of course this is a central theme in the spirituality of Charles de Foucauld: like Brother Charles we were all seduced by the “human face of God at Nazareth” as Emmanuel Asi says. So I guess that nothing new will come out, but it is always important to come back to the source and drink fresh water.

My presentation will have 3 points:

- to look at how Charles de Foucauld’s conception of Nazareth evolved;

- to go through the Gospel and see what does that mean for Jesus to be a man of Nazareth;

- some fundamental attitudes to enter into the dynamic of Nazareth.  read more »