Beyond the cloister walls


A student of 17th century Scottish Catholicism asks what modern readers can learn from Francis de Sales’ devotional manual, An Introduction to a Devout Life. Continue reading

Walking in the presence of God

FLORENCE BOYLE Modern day pilgrims are a mixed bunch and the reasons for the journey are many and varied. Some regard it as no more than a walking holiday with a purpose; others journey in hope of a spiritual or physical cure. Interest is growing. Open House readers and contributors share some of their pilgrims’ tales.
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Feb/Mar 2020

In June 2019 Open House held a conference exploring possible new directions for the Catholic Church in Scotland. See conference papers.

Open House also held a conference on the role of lay people in the governance of the Catholic Church in November 2013. See conference papers.