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2016 Lenten Reflections

SUNDAY, 06/03 “But whoever lives the truth comes to the light, so that his works may be clearly seen as done in God.” John 3: 21 Thank someone today who has been the light of Christ for you. MONDAY, 07/03 “You changed my mourning into dancing; O Lord, my God, forever will I give you thanks.” Psalm 30: […]

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2016 Lenten Reflections (20-21Feb)

SUNDAY, 21/02: “This is my beloved Son. Listen to him.” Mark 9:7 How can you listen more carefully to the way Jesus asks you to follow him this week? MONDAY, 22/02: “Forgive & you will be forgiven.” Luke 6:37 Ask God to show you how to forgive & to ask for forgiveness from others. TUESDAY, […]

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2016 Lenten Reflections

SUNDAY, 14/02: “The Spirit drove Jesus out into the desert, & he remained in the desert for forty days.” Mark 1:12 – Lent lasts for forty days. Consider how you will use this time to pray, to ask God for his forgiveness, & to help those in need. MONDAY, 15/02: “Amen, I say to you, whatever you did […]

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The Second Sorrow: the Flight into Egyp

Now when they had departed, behold, an angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream and said, “Rise, take the child and his mother, and flee to Egypt, and remain there till I tell you; for Herod is about to search for the child, to destroy him.” And he rose and took the […]

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Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Cycle C

Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Cycle C Jeremiah 1:4-5,17-19 The Lord assures Jeremiah that he will deliver him from all who fight against him. Psalm 71:1-2,3-4,5-6,15,17 A song in praise of God’s salvation 1 Corinthians 12:31—13:13 (shorter form, 1 Corinthians 13:4-13) Paul describes love as the greatest of virtues. Luke 4:21-30 Jesus is rejected in […]

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Luke 4:14-21 Words and Their Meaning

There’s a story about an elderly couple that was walking out of church one Sunday. The wife said to the husband, “Did you see the strange hat Mrs. …….. was wearing?” “No, I didn’t,” replied her husband. “Mr. …… badly needs a haircut, doesn’t he?” commented the wife. “Sorry, I didn’t notice,” replied the husband. […]

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A Very Significant Feast

A Very Significant Feast After the series of liturgical feasts during the Advent and Christmas periods, we might tend to under-value today’s feast of the “Baptism of the Lord”. But this would be a mistake. The faith of our fellow Christians of the Eastern churches sees great importance in today’s feast. Their stress on mysticism […]

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Bible Verses for the New Year

Bible Verses for the New Year Here are a selection of bible verses about new starts with God. Please take a moment to meditate on one or two of these scriptures and ask yourself what God might be saying to you for the year ahead. God’s Plans for our future are good For I know […]

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