Posted: 22 August 2021
Today’s theme is commitment. Joshua asked the Israelites to make a choice between the God who brought them out of Egypt or the gods of their neighbours.
Posted: 15 August 2021
The Orthodox and Eastern Catholic tradition teaches that when Mary’s life came to an end she fell asleep.
Posted: 11 August 2021
St John Vianney, Curé of Ars and patron of parish priests, is remembered on 4 August.
Posted: 8 August 2021
John developed his theology of the Eucharist, starting with his account of the feeding of the five thousand.
Posted: 1 August 2021
The people of Israel must have had very short memories if they looked back to their captivity in Egypt with nostalgia.
Posted: 30 July 2021
Rev. John Gerard Acton will be ordained to the priesthood on Sunday 1 August at 3:00pm. The ceremony may be watched via live stream.
Posted: 25 July 2021
A boy is at the centre of the drama in today’s gospel. He offers his small portion of food to Andrew. Barley loaves were the food of the poor and the fish were probably small, like sardines.
Posted: 24 July 2021
St Bridget of Sweden, patron of Europe and founder of the Brigittine order, is remembered on 23 July.
Posted: 18 July 2021
Jesus knew that the apostles were tired and hungry after their mission.