Archive for February 2017

Pastors Desk: Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time / A

Posted 25th February 2017 in Pastor's Desk

Pastor’s Desk 26th February 2017 - Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time / A
“Jesus is the hand of God’s mercy stretched out towards us”
Pope Leo the Great
Mindfulness is often referred to as a way of living in the present and not being distracted by future or past events outside of our immediate control. One [...]

Mass times during Lent

Posted 24th February 2017 in Ceremonies

For the duration of Lent we will recommence 10am Mass on Wednesday mornings, starting Ash Wednesday 1st March. The schedule will revert to the normal arrangement after Easter Sunday.

Pastors Desk: Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time / A

Posted 16th February 2017 in Pastor's Desk

Pastor’s Desk 19th February 2017 - Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time / A
In the book of Leviticus, we hear the Lord say to Moses ‘you must not bear hatred for your brother in your heart’. If your brother does wrong then for no reason, other than love, you should to tell him what his [...]

Pastors Desk: Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time / A

Posted 11th February 2017 in Pastor's Desk

Pastor’s Desk 12th February 2017 - Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time / A
Our readings today challenge us to make wise choices and observe the laws given by a loving and caring God.
In our first reading from Ecclesiasticus we are told that we can keep God’s commandments and that to behave faithfully towards him in all [...]

Pastors Desk: Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time / A

Posted 4th February 2017 in Pastor's Desk

Pastor’s Desk 5th February 2017 - Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time / A
Light and Salt are two simple metaphors that Jesus uses in today’s readings. The prophet Isaiah tells those listening that they should let their light shine like the dawn and dispel the darkness of those who are less fortunate. The world will [...]