Add Your Blog | | Signup
The Holy Irritant · 1d ago

Celebrating Corpus Christi 2017

On 18th June 2017 Catholics celebrated  one of the most flamboyant of days, Corpus Christi.. It rivals Easter and Christmas for sheer energy and presence.Thanks to Google we can also get an ...
The Holy Irritant · 1Y ago

Celebrating Anthony

One of the significant days of this month is June 13th, my name  day. My parents made sure I would spend my life gaining easy and instant recognition as a good Catholic boy by naming me af...
The Holy Irritant · 2W ago

Iftar 2017

 With friends and neighbours from my local Suburb at the Hlland Park Mosque  11th June 2017The quintessential Australian religious experience is to sit in a pub after attending an #Iftar on 
The Holy Irritant · 2W ago

The Reformation: An Ecumenical perspective

The Holy Irritant · 2W ago

Anthony Foster RIP

Today we lay to rest Anthony Foster whose name deserves a place of honour in Australian Catholic Church history. His witness to truth, integrity and justice means we need to change the way w...
The Holy Irritant · 2W ago

Pray For Peace on June 8

The Holy Irritant · 4W ago

Anthony Foster RIP

Anthony Foster, talks to the press after abuse survivors met Cardinal George Pell in the Hotel Quirinale, Rome, after Pell gave evidence to the The Royal Commission into Institutional Respon...
The Holy Irritant · 1M ago

Churches deplore the shaming and punishment of asylum seekers.

Visit our website »
The Holy Irritant · 1M ago

Reclaiming May in Catholicism

As a young boy I was fully inducted into my privileged state  in the Catholic Church. I was a altar server which meant I had access to the sacred in ways that my revered grandmother would ne...
The Holy Irritant · 2M ago

Easter Greeting 2017

Welcome to the season of Easter. Yes,it runs much longer than tomorrow's public holiday and the end of Easter specials on offer.Thanks to joy filled Christianity there are 50 days for the gr...