Works in Progress
On Sunday I visited St Francis Xavier Parish in Camrose, Alberta. The pastor, Fr Pedersen, took me to the site of the new Parish church that he and the parishioners are building. Although it is clearly just a work in progress at this stage, nevertheless it is already beautiful and promises to be something of extraordinary beauty when it is complete.
This puts me in mind of the passage proclaimed at mass that same day from the first letter of John (3:1-2). “Beloved, we are God’s children now; what we will be has not yet been revealed. What we do know