09Apr Reflecting on ‘The Joy of Love’

Brian Fahy is currently writing commentaries on the Sunday lectionary for Mayhew Publications for a book that will be published later this year. While working on this project and with Sunday B ordinary time in mind he wrote this reflection on the publication of 'The Joy of Love'.
"The issues of what is right and what is possible can be brought together and in this latest document Pope Francis does exactly that. Justice and mercy can meet. The great thing with Francis is that he speaks our language and before him, the popes too often spoke in a ‘language that the strangers (to church matters) do not know.’ "

09Apr 09 /04, 2016. Saturday, Week 2 of Easter

1st Reading: Acts 6:1-7

Selection and ordination of the church’s first deacons

Now during those days, when the disciples were increasing in number, the Hellenists complained against the Hebrews because their widows were being neglected in the daily distribution of … Read the rest