Lent with a Carmelite Spirit
A journey through Lent with Bishop Greg Homeming and St John of the Cross
In this fourth and final Lenten talk, Bishop Greg Homeming draws on beautiful and accessible images from the writings of St John of the Cross to explore the truth that union with God is the purpose of our lives.
In this third Lent talk, Bishop Greg Homeming draws upon the wisdom of St Teresa Benedicta of the Cross (Edith Stein) as well as that of St John of the Cross as he contemplates the presence of our compassionate God in the midst of our tragedies and distress.
In this second Lent talk, reflecting on the goodness of people that has shone forth in the wake of the devastating floods, Bishop Greg Homeming of the Lismore Diocese shares wisdom from St John of the Cross on how desire can bring meaning and integration – or chaos and disintegration – to our lives.
In this first Lent talk – delivered as the people of his diocese face the aftermath of the floods that have devastated the region – Bishop Greg Homeming draws on the life and writings of St John of the Cross to help us contemplate the possibility of hope in a time of apparent hopelessness.