October 25, 2018

Both of today’s Mass readings speak of ‘family.’  In the reading from St. Paul’s Letter to the Ephesians, Paul prays for “every... Read more

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Spiritual Father of Cuba

October 24, 2018

Spiritual Father of Cuba The story of St. Anthony Mary Claret, today’s saint, is a fascinating story. This “Spiritual Father of Cuba” was a... Read more

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Together with God

October 23, 2018

 Both our readings today open out to something new and challenging.  St Paul reminds the Ephesians of their new life, so different from when they were... Read more


"The Poor of Jesus"

October 22, 2018

Monday of the Twenty-ninth Week in Ordinary Time We often think when we hear stories like the one about the “Rich Fool” in today’s Gospel (Luke... Read more


For me or ye?

October 21, 2018

 Twenty-ninth Sunday in Ordinary Time Isaiah 53:10-11 Psalm 33: Hebrews 4:14-16 Mark 10:35-45 For me or ye? I imagine Jesus drying his hair... Read more

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Let the Catcher Catch!

October 20, 2018

Let the Catcher Catch! Feast of St. Paul of the Cross (1694 – 1775) – Founder of the Passionists Ephesians 1:... Read more


Apostle of the Mohawks

October 19, 2018

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The Feast of St. Luke the Evangelist

October 18, 2018

Today is the Feast of St. Luke the Evangelist.  He is the author of one of the four Gospels that are at the heart of The New Testament.  The Gospel of Luke... Read more