11Apr Pádraig McCarthy – An Easter Reflection: Descent of Christ to the Dead

ACP member and Dublin priest Pádraig McCarthy writes:

Now that our second Covid Easter week has launched, I’d like to suggest an inspiring reflection on the spirituality and significance of Easter.

It’s a Holy Saturday reflection from our parish of … Read the rest

11Apr Presider’s Page for 11 April (Second Sunday of Easter)

Opening Comment

Even though Easter Week is now behind us, today’s liturgy is still filled with the joyful effects of Jesus’ resurrection. We continue to celebrate that great event for the next six weeks, until Pentecost Sunday on 23 May, … Read the rest

11Apr Synodality – Have Your Say! Closing date Pentecost Sunday May 23rd…

The Irish Bishops are inviting submissions on the Synodality Pathway.

It’s an important opportunity and even though many may feel we’ve been here before, Jesuit Gerry O’Hanlon spoke on Faith Alive on Midwest Radio about why this time it’s different.
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11Apr April 11, 2021. Second Sunday of Easter. Divine Mercy Sunday

A week later his disciples were again in the house, and Thomas was with them. Although the doors were shut, Jesus came and stood among them and said, "Peace be with you." Then he said to Thomas, "Put your finger here and see my hands. Reach out your hand and put it in my side. Do not doubt but believe." Thomas answered him, "My Lord and my God!" Jesus said to him, "Have you believed because you have seen me? Blessed are those who have not seen and yet have come to believe."