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Sanctifying the Family

Thursday, December 28, 2017

Feast of the Holy Family  |  Deacon Samuel Burke considers the sanctifying effect of Christ on the relationships within the Holy Family Read more

Unfair, Yet Fair

Wednesday, December 23, 2015

Feast of the Holy Family. fr Benjamin Earl reflects upon how the Holy Family help us to respond to the unfairness of our own family lives.  Read more

Holy Waiting

Friday, December 26, 2014

The Feast of the Holy Family. fr Dominic explains the significance of Jesus Christ's family life. Read more

A Family in Crisis

Sunday, December 29, 2013

Feast of the Holy Family. Fr Robert Gay argues that the Holy Family in its moments of crisis is most powerfully a model for our own families. Read more

Holy Families

Sunday, December 30, 2012

Feast of the Holy Family. Fr Duncan Campbell helps us to see how differences between generations can only be overcome by learning to respect the unique vocation in Jesus Christ each one of us is called to. Read more

Families That Foster Holiness

Sunday, December 26, 2010

Feast of the Holy Family. Fr David Sanders preaches on the Feast of the Holy Family. Read more

Learning to be Young

Sunday, December 27, 2009

Feast of the Holy Family. Fr Timothy Calvert preaches on the Holy Family. Read more

Too Good to be True

Sunday, December 28, 2008

Feast of the Holy Family. Fr Robert Ombres finds the Holy Family good enough to be true. Read more

Fighting for Survival

Sunday, December 30, 2007

Feast of the Holy Family. Fr Peter Clarke reminds us of the importance of family life. Read more

Letting Go

Sunday, December 31, 2006

Feast of the Holy Family. Fr Timothy Radcliffe recognises that when we teach our children to walk, we give them the chance to walk away. Read more

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