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Five Long Months

detail from The Visitation

Domenico Ghirlandaio

(1449-1494)

Note:  March 25 was the church’s celebration of the Annunciation to Mary of the coming birth of her son Jesus.  1,352 more words

Reflections

Annual Civic Service in St Fin Barre's Cathedral Cork to Celebrate St Patrick's Day

Saint Patrick’s Day began early in Cork with a Civic Service and Festival Eucharist of Saint Patrick’s Day held in St Fin Barre’s Cathedral where the city’s patron saint first founded his monastic settlement. 786 more words

Church Services

When The Saints Come Marching In…

With the majority of the British Isles’ saints’ days occurring this time of year, Elaine and Francesca consider their usefulness in story telling

Elaine: March is a month where we start to feel uplifted as signs of colour appear on our landscape. 671 more words

Winwaloe and Piran

Two Cornish saints are commemorated this week – St Winwaloe on March 3rd, and St Piran on 5th March.

Winwaloe is often called a Breton saint as he lived there and founded churches in Brittany. 81 more words

Christian

She thinks she’s about to get Valentine’s surprise, and she did …just not what she expected

Is this man about to give all of himself to prove his affection on Valentine’s Day?

Totally Sketch prepares us for the holiday of St. Valentine with an amusing tale — yes, it’s a staged spoof — of a man who prepares a perfect Valentine’s evening for his dearest, up until he is overtaken by an impulse of voyeurism. 11 more words

Mr.

God's Own Child! (1 John 3:1-3 )

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Certain feast days in the church calendar have a decidedly baptismal focus. All Saints’ Day is most certainly one of them! 1,132 more words

Sermon

Homily for Christ the King Sunday

I have had a number of requests for my homily from Christ the King Sunday.   I rarely post my homilies for three basic reasons.  First, I have always thought it prideful to do so.  2,094 more words

Saint's Days