Praying with the Pope in March
5th March, 2018

The Pope’s Monthly Pray intention for March is – Formation in Spiritual Discernment  Taken from Daily Prayer: This website allows us to follow along with Pope Francis’ monthly intentions to pray for the challenges of humanity and for the

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Lent – the gift of God’s self.
27th February, 2018

What does Lent mean to you? Giving up things? As Fr Andy Hamilton (2018) reflects , this was often an attitude we had when we were children. Giving up lollies and storing them in a jar to eat at Easter

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Because there was no room in the Inn
15th December, 2017

The birth of Jesus, celebrated by hundreds of millions every year on Christmas, is certainly one of the world’s best known stories. Surprisingly, this famous scene only appears in two of the four canonical gospels, Matthew and Luke. Of these

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Christmas prayer
20th November, 2017

Christmas Prayer When the song of the angels has been stilled, when the star has gone from the night sky, when the kings have reached their far shores, when the shepherds have returned to their flocks, then the work of

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The Water and the Light
6th October, 2017

THE WATER AND THE LIGHT In the Gospel of John, we find a famous saying of Jesus: “He who believes in Me, as the Scripture has said, out of his heart will flow rivers of living water.” Jesus cried these words out

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Nativity of Blessed Virgin Mary
1st September, 2017

Saint of the Day for September 8 The Church has celebrated Mary’s birth since at least the sixth century. A September birth was chosen because the Eastern Church begins its Church year with September. The September 8 date helped determine

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Transfiguration in Life.
4th August, 2017

This Sunday in the Liturgical Year celebrates the Transfiguration of the Lord. I have always found that the interpretation of the Transfiguration by the Redemptorist priest Fr Denis McBride a very moving interpretation that speaks greatly to me. I would

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The Power of Story
18th July, 2017

Elizabeth Pike in her book The Power of Story begins by saying: “I firmly believe there is power in story. A culture’s mythology is its living spiritual beliefs and is born within its stories; their loss is always a moral catastrophe.”

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