24Dec Presider’s Page for 24 December (‘Night Mass’)

Opening Comment
In the dark of this winter night, we proclaim the new light that has shone on the world: Jesus Christ is born! With the angels, we worship God who saves us — for through the life, death and … Read the rest

24Dec Beannachtaí na Nollag….


Wishing you

a blessed Christmas


peaceful New Year

Unto Us…

Past the inn with ne’er a vacancy,

raucous revelry, receding…

Around the back to the stables.

Animals stirring… then still,

breathing warmth

in cold night air.

Aloft, a Read the rest

24Dec Thursday in the 4th Week of Advent

Today's gospel is an attempt, in simple language, to describe what happened on that day, so long ago, when Jesus was born. It was the second of heaven and earth, in the incarnate Word of God ...