Archive for December 10th, 2006

Mount Argus Tomorrow

Tomorrow morning (6.30) I will leave here for Saint Paul’s Retreat, Mount Argus, Dublin, for what used to be called the Consulta (meeting of the Provincial Council), followed on Tuesday by related meetings. Tuesday is also the day on which the Cardinals and Bishops of the Congregation for the Causes of Saints are scheduled to examine the proposed miracle for the Canonisation of Blessed Charles (Houben) of Mount Argus, so I’ll be able to pray for them at the tomb of Blessed Charles. The picture (above) shows a copy of the reliquary which was presented to Pope John Paul II at Charles’ beatification.

Family News: My father has been transferred to Lightburn Hospital where he will receive physiotherapy and, I hope, will soon be ready to leave hospital. At present, all he seems to be suffering from are the consequences of being in hospital for six weeks.

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