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Homily on the Year of Mercy

Well I don’t know about you, but I certainly need God to confirm my heart in holiness this Advent! For, as we see from our 2nd Reading (1 Thess 3:12-4:2) we are called to holiness in order to… 768 more words


Prodded by grace

Frances writes on next Sunday’s Readings :- With the start of a new Church Year and the coming of Advent, it is worth while exploring what this season is for. 789 more words


Homily on the use of power

Today we celebrate the fact that Jesus was a different kind of King from the ones we see on films, waging battles and killing people to maintain their power. 838 more words


It's Not the Government's Job to Deal with Refugees

Because that is our job.

34 Then the King will say to those to His right,

King: Come here, you beloved, you people whom My Father has blessed.

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Being the Light in a Time of Darkness

My heart physically hurts for our world.  So much pain, anger, division, and misunderstanding.  One of the saddest parts for me is that when I look at those around me I can’t tell a Christian from a non-Christian.  888 more words


A different kind of King

Frances writes on next Sunday’s readings :- The feast of Christ the King originated in 1925 and under Pope Pius XI. We have to try to understand what that feast said at the time, and what it is saying to us today. 1,022 more words


On the Christian response to danger and death

I have friend who lives in Paris with his wife and little 5 year old daughter who has been much in my prayers since the terrible events there on Friday. 817 more words