31Jul Guiding Lights

Brian Fahy, on reading the recent article by Gabriel Daly OSA, speaks of other 'guiding lights', people and writers 'whose words and spirit would stir life in me'.

31Jul The presumption of guilt

The Irish Independent interviewed Tim Hazelwood, member of ACP leadership team, concerning the false allegation that was made against him and the toll it took on him. Tim also deals with the pressures that  priests experience due to the continuing and increasing shortage of priests.

31Jul Needing a priest from September to December 2017?

Reverend and Dear Fathers……

Fr Antony, a priest from Sri Lanka, currently living in Stillorgan, Dublin at the moment and doing my Masters degree in St. Patrick’s College, Maynooth. My full details are in the “Who might supply?” page.

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31Jul 31 July. Monday, Week 17

Saint Ignatius of Loyola, priest

1st Reading: Exodus 32:15-24 etc

Despite the golden-calf scandal, Moses continues to lead his people toward the Promised Land

Then Moses turned and went down from the mountain, carrying the two tablets of the covenant … Read the rest

30Jul Presider’s Page for 30 July (Ordinary Time 17)

God has given us many gifts, including the promise that we will share in Christ’s glory. We give thanks for these treasures, as we continue on our journey to the fullness of the kingdom of heaven.

30Jul 30 July. 17th Sunday in O. T.

Saint Peter Chrysologus, bishop and doctor of the Church

Pray for the gift of discernment, as our guide in all decisions. Many things intrinsic value, but to over-value our ownership of goods is to devalue God.  I need to relax

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29Jul 29 July, 2017. Saint Martha

1st Reading: 1 John 4:7-16

True love shows us to be children of God

Beloved, let us love one another, because love is from God; everyone who loves is born of God and knows God. Whoever does not love does … Read the rest

28Jul 28 July. Friday, Week 16

1st Reading: Exodus 20:1-17

God gives the Commandments to Moses on Mount Sinai.

Then God spoke all these words: “I am the Lord your God, who brought you out of the land of Egypt, out of the house of slavery; … Read the rest

27Jul Eucharist: Doing the truth with Christian Faith

Gabriel Daly shares with us a lecture he delivered at the Church of Ireland parish church, Clontarf. The occasion was an ecumenical conference, 'One Lord, One Faith', marking the 500th anniversary of the year that Martin Luther sparked the Protestant Reformation.

27Jul 27 July. Thursday, Week 16

27 July. Thursday, Week 16