My hand-pocketed wisdom

One of the most beautiful things that, from time to time, occurs in my life, is that of cherishing a nice piece of chocolate after a delicious meal. I know, I should not put you into temptation since Lent has now began! But, is there something wrong to celebrate what is beautiful, true and good even during a penitential time as Lent certainly is? I reckon it is not! Continue reading My hand-pocketed wisdom

Ġesù u s-Samaritana

L-episodju ta’ Ġesù u s-Samaritana jirrakkonta laqgħa ‘riskjuża’ ta’ Ġesù ma’ mara, weħidhom fuq bir. U mara partikulari, b’dellha tqil. Ġesù ltaqa’ mal-mara fl-ambjent tagħha, kif jiltaqa’ magħna fil-ħajja tagħna ta’ kuljum. Jibda’ d-djalogu bħal meta xi ħadd jgħidlek: “X’ħin hu?”, jew: “Temp sabiħ illum!”Għall-bidu l-mara tieħdu ftit biI-goff lil Ġesù, imbagħad tkompIi fid-diskursata sakemm Ġesù, mill-ilma tal-bir jasal għall-ilma li jaħji tassew. Continue reading Ġesù u s-Samaritana