It is decent and honourable to commit ourselves anew to creating a world in which all that is good and precious and shining will grow and flourish. more»
Children, teenagers, adults are exposed on a daily basis, overtly and subliminally, to a diversity of sexual messages and behaviour on the internet, in printed media, film, television, in the lyrics and performance of popular music, in the fashion industry, in our exhibitionist celebrity culture. more»
The spider webs glisten in the soft slanting light of a gilded Autumn in Aotearoa. The long white cloud has given way, for the moment, to golden luminosity. The intricate patterns and more»
...the congregation moves slowly forward,
slotting into the spaces at the altar rail
to receive the bread and wine...