Charity manifests goodness in overflowing generosity

Reading from Celsius Spicq, Agape in the New Testament: Charity is neither passion nor ordinary liking. It is a pure and spiritual desire for the good, rooted deep in the heart. The charitable man loves those who are spiteful and unresponsive. Spiritual love is its own motive. Just as light by nature illuminates, so also…

The great reward of the charitable

Reading from Ceslaus Spicq, Agape in the New Testament: But love ye your enemies, and do good, and lend, hoping for nothing again; and your reward shall be great, and ye shall be the children of the Highest: for he is kind unto the unthankful and to the evil. (Luke 6:35 KJV) The joy of the persecuted…

Partaking in the building project

by Jamie Trezise Returning to Romania with the Ashcombe School has been a delightful experience. One of the things I was particularly looking forward to doing on my return was partaking in the building project, organised by the Fundatia Link Romania Moldavia. This year’s building project was particularly special to me, as we formulated a…