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Human, all too human…

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Twenty-Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time (A)  |  Fr Gregory Murphy on being able to forgive others because we truly recognise that we have been forgiven and received mercy from God. Read more

The Homily I Did Not Preach

Friday, September 09, 2016

Twenty-Fourth Sunday of the Year (C)  |  Fr Euan Marley focuses on a curious phrase found in the original Greek text of the parable of the Prodigal Son which leads us to find God. Read more

Who Are You?

Tuesday, September 08, 2015

Twenty-Fourth Sunday of the Year. fr Malcolm McMahon shows us how our identity is to be found in our relationship with Jesus Christ. Read more

Rejoice with Me

Sunday, September 15, 2013

Twenty-Fourth Sunday of the Year. Fr Aelred Connelly reflects on how our own little golden calves prevent us from rejoicing in the feast of the Lamb. Read more

Living Faith

Sunday, September 16, 2012

Twenty-Fourth Sunday of the Year. Fr Gregory helps us to see how our faith and our actions relate to each other. Read more

Sharing the Freedom of God

Sunday, September 11, 2011

Twenty-Fourth Sunday of the Year. Fr Martin Ganeri invites us to see the bigger picture. Read more

The Lost Son

Sunday, September 12, 2010

Twenty-Fourth Sunday of the Year. Fr Robert Ombres wonders who is really lost, and who is really prodigal. Read more

A Tortured Relationship

Sunday, September 13, 2009

Twenty-Fourth Sunday of the Year. Fr Peter Clarke suggests that the possibility of discipleship sets us apart from other animals. Read more

Alienation and Mission

Sunday, September 16, 2007

Twenty-Fourth Sunday of the Year. Fr Jonathan Fleetwood finds in today's Gospel the Trinitarian pattern of the Church's mission. Read more

Remember and Forgive

Sunday, September 11, 2005

Twenty-Fourth Sunday of the Year. Fr Vivian Boland casts doubt on some popular wisdom. Read more

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