Journey With The Pope – 6/9/2020

SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 6, 2020  “When the obsession to possess and dominate excludes millions of persons from having primary goods; when economic and technological inequality are such that the social fabric is torn; and when dependence on unlimited material progress threatens our common home, then we cannot stand by and watch. No, this is distressing. We cannot stand by and watch! […]

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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 – 30/8/2020

SUNDAY AUGUST 30, 2020  “If the virus were to intensify again in a world that is unjust to the poor and vulnerable, then we must change this world… We must act now, to heal the epidemics caused by small, invisible viruses, and to heal those caused by the great and visible social injustices. I propose that this be done by […]

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Journey With The Pope – 31/7/2020

FRIDAY JULY 31, 2020  “Finding the courage to create spaces where everyone can recognize that they are called, and to allow new forms of hospitality, fraternity and solidarity. By his cross we have been saved in order to embrace hope and let it strengthen and sustain all measures and all possible avenues for helping us protect ourselves and others. Embracing […]

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‘All it takes is one good person to restore hope.’ – Pope Francis

11th Week of Ordinary Time Wednesday June 17th Today’s reflection: Pope Francis says: ‘All it takes is one good person to restore hope.’  Find a way to be that one good person today.  ‘Let your hearts take comfort all who hope in the Lord.’ Psalm 31  We hope you have a great day. God bless, The Oblate Partners in Mission Team

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Journey With The Pope – 14/6/2020

SUNDAY, JUNE 14, 2020  “We all have an appointment during the night with God, in the night of our life, in the many nights of our life: dark moments, moments of sin, moments of disorientation. And there we have an appointment with God, always. He will surprise us at the moment we least expect, when we find ourselves truly alone. […]

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St Barnabas – ‘The son of encouragement!’ Acts 11: 21b-26

10th Week of Ordinary Time Thursday June 11th Today’s reflection: St Barnabas – ‘The son of encouragement!’ Acts 11: 21b-26 How can you encourage the person who is feeling ‘out of sorts’, weary and lonely to find the strength and hope in their lives.  We hope you have a great day. God bless, The Oblate Partners in Mission Team

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Journey With The Pope – 17/5/2020

SUNDAY, MAY 17, 2020  “In these days of great anxiety and hardship, many have used war-like metaphors to refer to the pandemic we are experiencing. If the struggle against COVID-19 is a war, then you are truly an invisible army, fighting in the most dangerous trenches; an army whose only weapons are solidarity, hope, and community spirit, all revitalizing at […]

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Journey With The Pope – 14/5/2020

THURSDAY, MAY 14, 2020  “The peace the world gives isolates us from others. It lulls us to sleep, and is temporary and sterile. The peace the Lord gives is lasting, fruitful, contagious. It makes us go out to create community. It is filled with hope because it looks toward Heaven.” Pope Francis  Photograph from Kenya  Feast of Saint Matthias, Apostle […]

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Journey With The Pope – 10-5-2020

SUNDAY, MAY 10, 2020  “We are here before Mary. We have prayed under her motherly leadership that she guide us to be ever more united to her Son Jesus. We have brought her our joys and our suffering, our hopes and our struggles; we have invoked her by the beautiful title of Salus Populi Romani imploring her for us all, […]

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