Woman taken in adultery

Neither do I condem You

April 8, 2019

The story of Susana in today’s first reading has a familiar theme. It has been repeated down through the ages. People seek to deflect the guilt from their... Read more

Woman taken in adultery

A different way of looking

April 7, 2019

For me the interesting thing about our Gospel story today has always been that it is only the woman who is brought before Jesus. She was caught in the act of adultery... Read more


Who is He?

April 6, 2019

Who is this Jesus? You are there. The discussion is an interesting one, but it has a tinge of animosity and suspicion in it. There are many people asking Jesus... Read more


Inconvenient Wisdom

April 5, 2019

The Book of Wisdom was written a century or two before the time of Jesus.  But it echoes the mindset of the religious authorities at the time of  His... Read more


God's Infinite Mercy

April 4, 2019

Today’s Readings are short, but they all seem to focus in on what God wants us to hear.  In Exodus God is angry, very angry.  He has delivered His... Read more

Hour is coming

The Hour is Coming!

April 3, 2019

Through Isaiah God promises to show mercy to his afflicted whose infidelity led them into exile in Babylon. They cried: The Lord has forsaken me; my Lord has forgotten... Read more


Sister Water

April 2, 2019

“Access to safe drinkable water is a basic and universal human right”. Pope Francis adds, “Our world has a grave social debt towards the poor,... Read more

Man kneeling before jesus

Thy will be done...

April 1, 2019

I pray the “Our Father” every day.  In it we pray, “Thy will be done. Thy kingdom  come. . .”  I wonder how  much I really... Read more