Our weekday first readings are from the Letter to the Colossians. Brian Purfield explains why Paul thought it was necessary to write to the likeable but easily-influenced Christians in Colossae.
Brian Purfield explores Francis of Assisi's unique way of witnessing to the gospel and embracing its challenges.
15 July is the feast of St Bonaventure, Doctor of the Church, who took the data of earlier biographies of St Francis and subjected them to the principles of theology.
Paul tells the Christians at Colossae that Christ is the 'the first-born of all creation' - why was this such an important message for Paul to teach, and how do we let this shape our faith
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