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Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted: 7 August 2022

Life in the west is very different to that of Jesus’s time. Only very rich people have servants.

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Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted: 31 July 2022

Greed and its futility seem to be the theme of today’s liturgy.

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Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted: 24 July 2022

The destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah was seen by the Old Testament writer as a punishment for grave sin. Recent archeological discoveries have pin-pointed the probable location of these cities.

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Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted: 17 July 2022

Many people, especially feminists, might feel that Jesus was being very unfair to Martha, who was heroically trying single-handedly to provide him with the best possible hospitality.

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Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted: 10 July 2022

The lawyer who questioned Jesus about how to obtain eternal life would have been versed in Mosaic law.

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Saint of the Month: St Anne

Posted: 9 July 2022

St Anne, mother of Our Lady and grandmother of Jesus, is remembered - together with St Joachim, her husband - on 26 July.

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Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted: 3 July 2022

Luke is the only evangelist to mention 72 disciples sent out ahead of Jesus. This would indicate that he already had far more trusted followers than just the twelve.

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Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted: 26 June 2022

Jesus has already started preparing his disciples for his coming death, and is setting out for Jerusalem. He had talked about entering through the narrow gate (Matt.

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Feast of Corpus Christi

Posted: 19 June 2022

The eucharist is at the centre of our Christian faith. It is the commemoration of the loving self-giving of Jesus in his passion and death.

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The Feast of the Most Holy Trinity

Posted: 12 June 2022

The doctrine of the Trinity was only clearly defined at the Councils of Nicaea in 325 and Constantinople in 381.

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