Rev. Michael Kiely 1931-2015
Jesus said to his mother, ‘Woman, this is your son.’ Then to the disciple he said, ‘This is your mother.’ And from that moment the disciple made a place for her in his home. (John 19:27)
Waiting beneath a weeping willow tree in the garden of Holy Redeemer while my car is being serviced up the road. Traffic roars beyond, but in here there is peace, sunshine filtering through the leaves, light and shadow falling onto Continue reading A SONG IN SEARCH OF A VOICE: Father Michael Cremin SAC remembered
Fr Michael Cremin died peacefully at 1 am this morning in the Hospice in Wyandotte, Brother Faustino was there with him when he died. May he rest in peace.Michael was in hospital since Friday last and moved to the hospice Continue reading Father Michael Cremin SAC R.I.P.
She puts her two hands on her hips and rolls her eyes to heaven. In that moment I feel like the most stupid, embarrassing man in the world and, in my awkwardness, I say something else stupid so that she Continue reading The Wounded Heart
To you, O Mary, are known all the needs of your people and of the whole Church. Mother of Truth and Seat of Wisdom, dissipate the clouds of error which darken our minds. Amend the strayings of our hearts and Continue reading Prayer to our Mother of Divine Love
It’s an incredibly beautiful day at sea. The ship sails steady on the white edged choppy waves and peace reigns now, with loneliness left behind in Dublin port. Mostly left behind. Out here I am suspended between two realities, ready Continue reading A Future And A Hope