How to Ditch Distractions and Focus on Friendships


Living the Legacy

Do you find yourself avoiding eye contact with that person in the elevator? Or passing by strangers on your morning walk without so much as a ‘hello’? How is it possible that we live in a world with unprecedented connectivity, yet we suffer an increasing inability to truly make connections?

In this episode of Living the Legacy, Sister Bernadette starts to bring the charism of Blessed John Paul II into the concrete, challenging us on how we can truly be present and attentive to others; after all, each time we welcome one person we welcome Christ.

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Sister Bernadette Pike MG is founding member of the Missionaries of the Gospel, a new community inspired by Blessed John Paul II. The community was founded under the guidance of Perth’s Archbishop Barry Hickey in 2007, incoporating both the John Paul II Sisters and lay members. More information is available at

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