Why was Jesus put to death?

Mar 15, 2024
In two weeks' time we will be celebrating the death of Jesus on Good Friday. We know that the death of Jesus on the Cross was the climax of his mission of total self-giving in love for each one of us
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  Trust in the love of God

Mar 14, 2024
This is quite a conversation between Moses and God as we read in today’s first reading from Exodus 32:7-14. God is upset because “your people” have made a calf of molten metal and are worshipping it as a god who brought them out of Egypt.
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  Does a mother forget her baby ...?

Mar 13, 2024
In the first reading today, Isaiah takes up the theme of a mother's love. '' Does a mother forget her baby at the breast, or fail to cherish the child of her womb?
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  Affirm the value of people suffering from mental health issues

Jan 29, 2024
Today's gospel is one of the most unusual stories told by Matthew, Mark and Luke. Today we hear Mark's version (5:1-20) of the visit of Jesus and the disciples to the country of the Gerasenes on the other side of the lake
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  Acknowledging Mary

Dec 21, 2023
Each of Luke’s stories that surround the birth of John and Jesus serve a purpose. Today we listened to the story about the visitation when Mary went to stay with her cousin Elizabeth.
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  When Mary was chosen

Dec 20, 2023
Jesus publicly proclaimed his mission in Luke 4:18 when he said that he was anointed by the Spirit to bring the good news to the poor, release to captives, recovery of sight to the blind and freedom for the oppressed.
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  Focusing on Joseph

Dec 18, 2023
In Luke's gospel story of the conception and birth of Jesus, Mary is the central figure. However in Matthew's gospel (1:18-24) that we hear today, it is Joseph who is the important person.
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