Journey With The Pope – 4/9/2020

FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 4, 2020  “The pandemic has exposed and aggravated social problems, above all that of inequality. Some people can work from home, while this is impossible for many others. Certain children, notwithstanding the difficulties involved, can continue to receive an academic education, while this has been abruptly interrupted for many, many others. Some powerful nations can issue money to […]

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Journey With The Pope – 5/8/2020

WEDNESDAY AUGUST 5, 2020  ““Do this in remembrance of me” (1 Cor 11:24). Do! The Eucharist is not simply an act of remembrance; it is a fact: the Lord’s Passover is made present once again for us. In Mass the death and resurrection of Jesus are set before us. Do this in remembrance of me: come together and celebrate the […]

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St. James the Great

16th Week of Ordinary Time Saturday July 25th Today’s reflection: “We are afflicted in every way but not crushed; perplexed but not driven to despair…always carrying in the body the death of Jesus, so that the life of Jesus may also be visible in our bodies.” 2 Cor 4:7-9 On this, his feast day may we walk heroically in the footsteps of St […]

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Do Not Be Afraid

Gospel Reflection for Sunday June 21st Do not be afraid Dear  Gemma These are difficult and demanding days for all of us. Much of what we have taken for granted has been taken from us. Many more are suffering the pain and bereavement because members of their families, friends or neighbours have died. At time likes this, it is only […]

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Journey With The Pope – 9/5/2020

SATURDAY, MAY 9, 2020  “The Lord always consoles in closeness, with truth and hope. They are the three features of the Lord’s consolation, in closeness — never distant: I am here…“I am here.” The strength of closeness, of presence, and He speaks little, but is close. A second feature of Jesus’ closeness, of Jesus’ way of consoling is truth: Jesus […]

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