Spirituality of Being In Communion
We commit ourselves to a Spirituality of being in communion that seeks God in the inter-connectedness of the whole of creation and empowers active love for self, others and all of nature.
The community gathered around the table signifies our sharing of life, love, and Earth's gifts with our brothers and sisters everywhere. This community is part of Earth's Communion of Life. One can see brother Sun, sister Moon, the rocks, winds, fire and water and all that lives and grows in the heavens, the seas and soil. The oak trees and acorns symbolise the unique gift of our Presentation charism to this sacred community. The fire rising from the bottom centre, the burning bush, reminds us we are on Holy Ground wherever we are. A medieval symbol for God at the top centre reminds us that Divine Energy permeates this intricately woven web of life binding us all together into ONE SACRED COMMUNITY.
There is no greater happiness in the world than to be in Union. Nano Nagle
When we gather around our tables, whether at home, or in places of worship, we share the fruits of this Sacred Communion of Life, and we come with grateful hearts. All are welcome, all are interconnected. Every meal is sacred – Eucharistic – when we recognise that some creatures have given their lives that others may live. We might say that the Universe is a banquet, and that every being in the Universe puts itself on the table: gives itself generously as nourishment for the good of the Whole.