Articles by: Patty Fawkner

Surrender is not weakness, nor resignation

The notion of surrender has little appeal to a post-modern sensibility, perhaps suggesting capitulation and...

Posted on: March 20, 2012

Christmas down under

Perhaps as a nation come of age, and as a people whose many citizens originate...

Posted on: December 13, 2011

Holy and unholy thoughts in a hot climate

How do I have holy thoughts when all I can think of is how uncomfortable...

Posted on: August 9, 2011

Towards an adult Church

“I recall that the Church came to birth amidst the unfolding tensions between, paradoxically, the...

Posted on: June 14, 2011