Welcome to our Easter edition of the Light of the North!
And, to help you celebrate this, the most important feast in the Church’s year, the Light of the North has 39 pages of news and features by contributors from all over the Diocese.
Bishop Hugh Gilbert OSB strikes a positive note on “The Road back from Emmaus” (p3) and Br Joseph Carron OSB reflects on what we can learn from the dreams of St Joseph (p12). Also, in this issue, Lidia Konar has interviewed some of our Polish parishioners on the “Saving grace of faith during a pandemic” (p17), Eileen Grant shows how Mary Magdalene’s encounter with the Risen Lord takes on a new, immediate significance in this time of Covid (p20) and Fr Domenico Zanrè on this, the 700th anniversary of Dante’s death, demonstrates how the poet’s Divine Comedy continues to prove capable of instilling courage and hope (p23).
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