Saint of the Month: St Edith of Wilton
Posted: 4 October 2022
St Edith of Wilton lived in the late tenth and early eleventh centuries, and is remembered on 18 September.
Twenty-seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time
Posted: 2 October 2022
Jesus had probably shocked his disciples by the severe warnings about leading others astray and by his insistence that there was no limit to forgiveness (Luke 17:1-4).
Twenty-sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time
Posted: 25 September 2022
Lazarus is the only character with a name in Jesus’ parables. Lazarus is the Greek version of the Hebrew "Eleazar", which means “God will help”. The rich man is sometime referred to as Dives.
Twenty-fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time
Posted: 18 September 2022
Today’s parable is very strange, because the steward is praised for his shrewdness in acting dishonestly. How could Jesus praise sinfulness?
Twenty-fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time
Posted: 11 September 2022
The story of the prodigal son must be one of the best-loved that Jesus told. We know it so well and yet, as our lives unfold, we can gain new insights.
Concert: Hands Across the Sea
Posted: 8 September 2022
A concert of music from Ireland and Japan, on Sunday 18 September at 7:30pm.
Twenty-Third Sunday in Ordinary Time
Posted: 4 September 2022
The images Jesus chose for his teaching were very powerful. A tower is a very striking feature in a landscape.
Prayer Service: Season of Creation
Posted: 1 September 2022
A prayer service marking Season of Creation 2022, on Thursday 8 September at 7:30pm.
Twenty-second Sunday in Ordinary Time
Posted: 28 August 2022
Jesus seemed to have really enjoyed having meals with people. “Companion” literally means “bread fellow”, someone with whom you share bread. It implies an intimacy.
Twenty-first Sunday in Ordinary Time
Posted: 21 August 2022
The Jews were the chosen people and because of this some of them felt sure of salvation.