17Nov 17 November, 2019. 33rd Sunday (C)

As the church's year draws to a close, we remember the 'last things' and in particular, the promise of Our Lord's return. This invites us to live our lives in the light of eternity...

10Nov 10 November, 2019. 32nd Sunday (C)

Our pilgrimage through life leads into the unknown. With eyes of faith, we see it as a journey towards the destiny God has in store for us. Jesus promises "In my Father's house there are many rooms and I am going to prepare a place for you."

03Nov 03 November, 2019. 31st Sunday (C)

This Gospel higlights the mindset of Jesus and helps us understand the goal all his activity. His purpose was always "to seek out and save what was lost." If we recognise a certain lostness...

27Oct 27 October, 2019. 30th Sunday (C)

The tax collector, standing far off, murmuring his contrition at the back of the church, was saying, 'God, be merciful to me, a sinner!' And this kind of prayer was more acceptable in the eyes of the Lord...

20Oct 20 October, 2019. 29th Sunday (C)

There was something the widow badly wanted, and, despite all his ingrained heartlessness, the judge had to give in to her eventually, as she showed no sign of giving up...

13Oct 13 October, 2019. 28th Sunday (C)

One of the lepers, who knew that he was healed, showed great appreciation. He prostrated himself at Jesus' feet and thanked him. And he was a Samaritan...

06Oct 06 October, 2019. 27th Sunday (C)

Early in the morning Jesus often went up the hillside, his favourite place for quiet prayer. When visiting Jerusalem, he spent nights at prayer in the Garden of Gethsemane...

29Sep 29 September, 2019. 26th Sunday (C)

"Please send him to my father's house to warn my five brothers, to keep them from coming into this place of torment.' Abraham replied, 'They have Moses and the prophets; they should listen to them.'

22Sep 22 September, 2019. 25th Sunday (C)

We may worry about devaluation and shrinking purchasing power as we recall what money could buy when we were young. But what really devalues money is if we make it an idol, or use it purely selfishly...

15Sep 15 September, 2019. 23rd Sunday (C)

The spirit of hatred, anger and revenge is alive and well in our world today. Proxy civil wars are stirred up and prolonged by outside powers, with masses of guns and weapons of mass destruction piled up...




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