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Walking the Ignatian Camino

Part 2 of 2 Marian Shrines on the Camino In May-June 2019 I walked the Ignatian Camino — camino ignaciano — in northern Spain. This walk is different from the caminos that go to Santiago de Compostela in the north-west of Spain, because the camino ignaciano goes east towards Barcelona. It starts in the Basque […]


On Friday 18 January, ten men began their Society of Mary novitiate in Eden, Davao, Philippines. They are pictured below. From left to right: Fr Fernando Ingente SM, novice master (Philippines), Seremaia Turagabeci (NZ), Mark Emzee Lazaga (Philippines), Joel Ama (Cameroon), Hemi Ropata (NZ), Fr Jacob Aba SM, formator (Solomon Islands), Fabrice Souga (Cameroon), Paul […]

Can You Bear It?

A married couple in their early 60’s were celebrating their 40th Wedding Anniversary in a quiet, romantic little restaurant. Suddenly, a tiny fairy appeared on their table and said, “For being such a wonderful married couple and for being loving to each other for all this time, I will grant you each a wish.” The […]