My Faith in Your Faith: Interfaith Journeys
Afra Saskia Tucker
I am Development Coordinator at the Montreal Diocesan Theological College. Blessed with a multi-cultural family and an inclination to learn about other faith traditions, I have learned from my life experiences here and abroad that encounters with people of different faiths, beliefs, and cultures are in fact essential and enriching to my own faith journey.
Recent blog posts
March 13th, 2015
Planting anything feels like you have faith and hope that something will grow. It is an act that occurs despite the violence and sadness of the crucifix; it is a peaceful act by both Mary and Jesus; it brings hope that something larger, more beautiful will carry on. It is a mother’s hope for the legacy of her children.
June 30th, 2014
Nesting within a religion can provide a secure foothold and the firm hand of authority along the journey; yet, ultimately, the seeker must always be prepared to move on.
April 21st, 2014
The promised land of new light and wonder can only unfold if I do not hold onto many aspects that have been guiding and informing my choices up until now.
December 31st, 2013
As far as I know, we’re finite beings living in a finite world, and where there’s newness, creation and creativity, there’s an associated letting go and destruction of the old. Scary stuff.
November 22nd, 2013
Why should I reveal my spirit, in other words ‘talk about it’ and risk exposing it to danger or discomfort?