26Mar Chris McDonnell: The Passing of Time


From Persistence of Memory Salvador Dali


The passing of time

Chris McDonnell CT March 26th 2021

This weekend sees the start of British Summer Time.

During British Summer Time, our clocks are put forward by one hour … Read the rest

26Mar March 26, 2021. Friday of Week 5 in Lent

If I am not doing the works of my Father, then do not believe me. But if I do them, even though you do not believe me, believe the works, so that you may know and understand that the Father is in me and I am in the Father."

25Mar Thursday, March 25, 2021. Feast of the Annunciation of the Lord

And Mary said, "Behold, I am the handmaid of the Lord; let it be done to me according to your word."

24Mar March 24, 2021. Wednesday of Week 5 of Lent

Jesus said to them, "If God were your Father, you would love me, for I came from God and now I am here. I did not come on my own, but he sent me.

23Mar The Best Catholics in the World – virtual book launch Thurs 25th March 7.00pm

The virtual launch of

The Best Catholics in the World 

by Derek Scally

will take place Thursday March 25th at 7.00pm.

Zoom link: https://zoom.us/j/95914878888

23Mar Séamus Ahearne: Weeping Willows, Rachel Blackmore, Rome and Indi speaks…

More rumours of angels

The Garden of Eden:

David Hockney said that most people wouldn’t notice the ‘Garden of Eden’ if they were walking through it. The world is very beautiful but you’ve got to look hard and closely … Read the rest

23Mar Úna Agnew SSL: Contribution to the Communicators for Women Religious Zoom Conference 21 March 2021

Úna Agnew’s contribution to CWR Provision of Service Zoom Conference 20 March 2021 

Why I became interested in CWR, Communication for Women Religious

I became interested in communication for women religious, when I first became painfully aware that religious life, … Read the rest

23Mar March 23, 2021. Tuesday of Week 5 of Lent

So Jesus said, "When you have lifted up the Son of Man, then you will realise that I am he, and that I do nothing on my own, but I speak these things as the Father instructed me. And the one who sent me is with me; he has not left me alone, for I always do what is pleasing to him." As he was saying these things, many believed in him.

22Mar UPDATED PRESS RELEASE – Irish Bishops call for Submissions for a New Lectionary for Ireland

Call for submissions on a new edition of the Lectionary for Mass for Ireland

The Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference considered a revision of the Lectionary for Mass during their Spring General meeting earlier this week.

The Lectionary for Mass is … Read the rest

22Mar A note of thanks…and request for prayers

Pat Rogers, who is responsible for our daily Homily Resource and Readings, has been a mainstay of our site for so long. It is easy to take him for granted. He has always been an enthusiast for the ACP. … Read the rest