Everyone Has a Right to Know their Mother
I’m reading a lovely book-length interview with the preacher to the papal household, Fr. Raniero Cantalamessa.
He is someone I admire greatly. His life is a testament to openness to being surprised by the Holy Spirit.
In one section on ecumenism, he speaks of the many occasions he has had to preach to Protestant communities at gatherings and retreats, and he speaks of one occasion of addressing my friends at Holy Trinity Brompton, the Anglican church where Alpha started.
‘One time when I was giving a retreat to this community, I felt that the Lord was asking me to speak to them about