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Pastors Desk: Second Sunday of Easter / A

Posted 22nd April 2017 in Pastor's Desk

Pastor’s Desk 23rd April 2017 - Second Sunday of Easter / A
Today we have the amazing story of Thomas who was not with the rest of the disciples when Jesus came. When they told him they had seen the Lord, Thomas declares that unless he can see the Lord himself and put his fingers [...]

Pastors Desk: Easter Sunday / A

Posted 15th April 2017 in Pastor's Desk

Pastor’s Desk 16th April 2017 - Easter Sunday / A
On that first Easter day Mary Magdalene went to the tomb where Jesus’ body had been laid and discovers that the stone has been rolled back, the linen cloths are on the ground and Jesus’ body is missing. She hurries to tell Peter and John what [...]

Pastors Desk: Passion (Palm) Sunday / A

Posted 8th April 2017 in Pastor's Desk

Pastor’s Desk 9th April 2017 - Palm (Passion) Sunday / A
Having journeyed through the holy season of Lent, it’s on today, Passion Sunday or Palm Sunday, that we finally enter Holy Week and welcome Jesus into our lives in a special way. Over these days, we ask him to allow us to share in [...]

Pastors Desk: Fifth Sunday of Lent / A

Posted 1st April 2017 in Pastor's Desk

Pastor’s Desk 2nd April 2017 - Fifth Sunday of Lent / A
In today’s gospel Jesus receives the message from Mary and Martha that their brother Lazarus is ill.
Although Jerusalem is only around one kilometre from the village of Bethany Jesus is delayed getting there and by that time Lazarus has died. Hearing that he [...]

Pastors Desk: Fourth Sunday of Lent / A

Posted 25th March 2017 in Pastor's Desk

Pastor’s Desk 26th March 2017 - Fourth Sunday of Lent / A
When someone had an illness or a condition it was thought by others in society that it was a punishment for some sin they committed in the past. So, in today’s Gospel Jesus is quick to point out that neither the Blind man [...]