27Jan 3rd Sunday Ordinary Time – Bidding Prayers

The public launch of the Lord's ministry in the synagogue in Nazara is described in today's Gospel, which contains the very first lines of St Luke's Gospel: the proclamation of God's word, demonstrated in Nehemiah (First Reading), coming to perfection in the Word made Flesh.

27Jan Tony Flannery’s grasp of theology is acclaimed in U.S. Catholic paper

Eugene Cullen Kennedy, the emeritus professor of psychology at Loyola University, Chicago, praises Tony Flannery's grasp of theology and acclaims it as 'better than that of his silencers' (first published in the US-based National Catholic Reporter of 25 January). Read original article and comments here

27Jan 27 January 2013. 3rd Sunday (of Year C).

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