My friend and fellow -Passionist, Father Frank at Mount Argus, made me smile with his reflection on last Sunday’s Gospel (- I’m the one who followed the bus to Motherwell).
” After ordination in 1983 I was assigned to St. Mungo’s Retreat in Glasgow. My primary roles were as Vocations Director and a member of a Mission and Retreat Team. However, along with other members of the community, I also took my turn on Duty and in providing weekend hospital chaplaincy cover to the Glasgow Royal Infirmary. Being on Duty in St. Mungo’s at that time meant opening the Church at 6.30am, celebrating the early morning Mass, hearing confessions at regular intervals throughout the day, and being available to callers up until 9.00pm, when you would then close up the Monastery for the night…”
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