Dying Well and With Spirit: On Publishing A Spiritual Memoir

Death is the ultimate Quiet Belonging to which we all gravitate, usually involuntarily. Dying is not a medical event with spiritual implications; rather, it is a spiritual event with medical implications. Many of us as we age and become increasingly unwell, or watch...

Broken Hearts

Editor’s Note: Continuing with our 40th Anniversary celebrations, we present Brian’s Reflections, a series of observations from Heart of Life co-founder, Fr Brian Gallagher msc. I was in New Zealand early in 2019 at the time of the massacre of Muslim people in their...

In Honour of Friendship

At a birthday lunch with Heart of Life colleagues this week, we were talking about friends.  “Who is the first person you would you call if something really bad happened to you?”  For two of us at the table, the answer was someone in a different country, which...