Today's Homily Resource

Tuesday, October 26, 2021. Week 30 in Ordinary Time


Jesus said, "What is the kingdom of God like? And to what should I compare it? It is like a mustard seed that someone took and sowed in the garden; it grew and became a tree, and the birds of the air made nests in its branches."



25Oct ACI Zoom: Listening to LGBTQ Catholics

ACI Zoom: Listening to LGBTQ Catholics

October 25th, 2021

Listening to LGBTQ Catholics

Kate Moynihan

Zoom

Thursday 28th October at 8.00 p.m.

Pope Francis is inviting Catholics on the margins to voice their dreams, ideas and concerns in preparation for the Synod of Bishops in 2023.

He has consistently … Read the rest

24Oct Brendan Hoban on Anti-vaxxers…

Brendan Hoban on Anti-vaxxers…

October 24th, 2021

It’s time we stood up to the anti-vaxxers.                  

Western People 19.10.2021

What, I wonder, will be the response to Ireland’s latest footballing star, Callum Robinson, scoring five goals for Ireland in just two international appearances, after 18 matches with just … Read the rest

23Oct Vatican decree clarifies role of Bishops’ conferences in liturgical translations

Vatican decree clarifies role of Bishops’ conferences in liturgical translations

October 23rd, 2021

Vatican News reports:

The Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments has published a decree implementing Pope Francis’ motu proprio “Magnum principium,” concerning the respective competencies of the Congregation and the episcopal conferences with regard to the … Read the rest

22Oct Association of United States Catholic Priests (AUSCP) issues Information Support Cards to all priests.

Association of United States Catholic Priests (AUSCP) issues Information Support Cards to all priests.

October 22nd, 2021
The ACP continues to engage with priests associations around the world that share our goals. Recently, Fr Dan Walsh from the Association of United States Catholic Priests (AUSCP) was in touch and enclosed a copy of a card they have
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22Oct Séamus Ahearne: ‘And will the flowers die? And will people die?’

Séamus Ahearne: ‘And will the flowers die? And will people die?’

October 22nd, 2021

‘And will the flowers die? And will people die?’ (Kennelly)

Máire Mhac an tSaoi:

Máire Mhac an tSaoi has died. She was 99. Her history evokes the past. Even 1916. Her parents. Later her marriage to Conor Cruise. The noisy … Read the rest

20Oct Diary Date: ACP AGM 2021 – Wed 10th November 2.00-5.00pm Radisson Blu Hotel, Athlone

Diary Date: ACP AGM 2021 – Wed 10th November 2.00-5.00pm Radisson Blu Hotel, Athlone

October 20th, 2021

 ACP AGM 2021 

Wed 10th November 2.00-5.00pm

Radisson Blu Hotel, Athlone

 

Special Guest: Kieran O’Mahony OSA

speaking about the Synodal Pathway

and lay leaders on the Killala experience.

Also, the Bishop/Priest relationship – Difficulties in a Changing Church…

 … Read the rest

19Oct Joe Mulvaney: CLERICAL SUPPRESSION OF WOMEN

Joe Mulvaney: CLERICAL SUPPRESSION OF WOMEN

October 19th, 2021

From Joe Mulvaney

CLERICAL SUPPRESSION OF WOMEN

 Sadly, the patriarchal Roman Catholic Institution will remain abusive, deficient and dysfunctional until the clerical suppression of women is ended. Pope Francis is right that we must say “no” to clericalism for once … Read the rest

17Oct The New Priestless Parishes – a query from a Pastoral Council member?

The New Priestless Parishes – a query from a Pastoral Council member?

October 17th, 2021
The New Priestless Parishes – a query from a Pastoral Council member?
“We are in the lucky situation that we have a priest who says mass twice a week for us as a favour to the bishop. The priest is
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17Oct Seán Ó Conaill: Salvation and Social Media

Seán Ó Conaill: Salvation and Social Media

October 17th, 2021

From Sean Ó Conaill:

Salvation and Social Media

For the earliest Christians the story of Jesus was ‘salvational’ – and not just as a promise of life after death. For Jews whose land was occupied by an often brutal foreign … Read the rest

17Oct We Are Church: Zoom with Kieran O’Mahony OSA – Tues, 9 November 2021 19:30 – 21:00 GMT

We Are Church: Zoom with Kieran O’Mahony OSA – Tues, 9 November 2021 19:30 – 21:00 GMT

October 17th, 2021

We Are Church

presents a  Zoom

with Kieran O’Mahony OSA

Tues, 9 November 2021 19:30 – 21:00 GMT

Link to details:

https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/restoration-or-reformation-kieran-omahony-osa-tickets-191800338977