Eleventh Sunday in Ordinary Time

  The readings for the Eleventh Sunday in Ordinary Time are available HERE. A word we hear very often in the Gospels is “disciple”; this morning we heard that Jesus chose twelve of His disciples and made them “apostles”. A “disciple” is a learner, a student; an...

The Body and Blood of Christ

  The readings for the Solemnity of the Body and Blood of Christ are available HERE. On the 11th of August in 1264, Pope Urban the Fourth confirmed that there was going to be a new feast in the calendar of the Catholic Church. He wanted Catholics to celebrate a...

Holy Trinity Sunday

  The readings for Holy Trinity Sunday are available HERE. Trinity Sunday is a solemn feast for Catholics, and actually for most Christians. But if someone asked you to explain just what we are celebrating today, how do you think you could answer them? If we try...

Pentecost

  The readings for Feast of Pentecost are available HERE. “When Pentecost day came round, they had all met in one room”. But who was in that room on that day? When Jesus ascended to the Father in heaven, the Apostles walked back from the Mount of Olives to...

Seventh Sunday of Easter

  The readings for the Seventh Sunday of Easter are available HERE. Many of us have a favourite story in the Gospels. What is yours? One I like is the story of the wedding in Cana, where Jesus changes water into wine. One phrase in that story which many people...

Feast of the Ascension

  The readings for the Feast of the Ascension of the Lord are available HERE. When we receive Our Lord Jesus Christ in Holy Communion, the priest or the deacon says the Body of Christ, Kristi legeme, Likam Krists, Ciało Chrystusa, Le corps du Christ, El Cuerpo de...