Journey With The Pope – 12/9/2020

SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 12, 2020  “We are aware that the cries of the earth and of the poor have become even louder and more painful in recent years. At the same time, we also witness how the Holy Spirit is inspiring individuals and communities around the world to come together to rebuild our common home and defend the most vulnerable in […]

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Journey With The Pope – 7/9/2020

MONDAY SEPTEMBER 7, 2020  “Let us think about the children. Read the statistics: how many children today are dying of hunger because of a non good distribution of riches, because of the economic system… and how many children today do not have the right to education for the same reason. May this image of children in want due to hunger […]

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Journey WithThe Pope – 8/8/2020

SATURDAY AUGUST 8, 2020  “May Mary Most Holy help us to walk the path that the Lord shows us…It is the journey of fraternity, which is essential in order to face the poverty and suffering of this world, especially in this tragic moment, and which projects us beyond the world itself, because it is a journey that begins with God […]

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“Do not forget your poor servants for ever.” – Psalm 73

12th Week of Ordinary Time Saturday June 27th Today’s reflection: “Do not forget your poor servants for ever.” – Psalm 73 No matter how bad the lockdown has been for us there are people much off in the world. Think of them and pray for them in some way and thank God for your many blessings.  We hope you have a […]

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Journey With The Pope – 26/6/2020

FRIDAY, JUNE 26, 2020  “The Lord, offering himself to us in the simplicity of bread, also invites us not to waste our lives in chasing the myriad illusions that we think we cannot do without, yet that leave us empty within. The Eucharist satisfies our hunger for material things and kindles our desire to serve. It raises us from our […]

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Journey With The Pope – 17/6/2020

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 17, 2020  “Given the current health crisis in various countries, many children are forced into jobs that are inappropriate for their age, so as to help their own families who are in conditions of extreme poverty. Many cases are forms of slavery and confinement, resulting in physical and psychological suffering. We are all responsible for this. I appeal […]

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CAFOD – Coronavirus Appeal Message

The Corona virus is affecting the most vulnerable people in all societies. Just as the impacts of the coronavirus are being felt at unprecedented levels here in the UK, we are extremely concerned about the impact of that the virus will have on vulnerable and marginalised communities in developing countries with healthcare systems much more fragile than our own.     In some […]

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All the ends of the earth…

4th Week of Easter Saturday May 9th Today’s reflection: All the ends of the earth… – Responsorial Psalm 97 We are all suffering because of the current pandemic. Today choose a third world country and remember the people who live there. Say a Hail Mary for Oblate Priests and others who work to ease the suffering of people there. We hope you […]

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Journey with The Pope – 28/4/2020

TUESDAY,  APRIL 28, 2020  “Seeing what divided the first Christian communities, I find three: first, money. Paul says the same thing: “The rich bring things to eat and they eat, and the poor remain standing” (Cf. 1 Corinthians 11:20-22), we leave them there as if to say to them: “Arrange yourselves as you can.” The love of money divides the […]

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