THE MOST HOLY TRINITY 4th June 2023
The life of God is a sharing of life in the Father, the Son and the Holy Spirit. The call of the christian is to share this life in family and in community with others, so that we are all sharers of faith, hope and love with others.
PENTECOST SUNDAY 28th May 2023
The coming of the Holy Spirit is a gift of God for all peoples: the sign of his presence is in the reconciliation, justice and peace we create among people. The feast today is both a gift and a call: a call to be the ones who make the Holy Spirit present among God’s people everywhere.
THE ASCENSION OF THE LORD (World Communications Day) 21st May 2023
The Lord is absent: that was the first experience of Jesus’ followers after his death. But even though he has returned to his Father, he is with us. Today’s feast is the celebration that he is present both in heaven and on earth.
SIXTH SUNDAY OF EASTER 14th May 2023
Wherever the love and compassion of Jesus is present; there we find his Spirit. Wherever his people try to spread some justice and equality, we find his Spirit. In any work of reconciliation or of peace, his Spirit is present. We are called to be people who spread the work and the presence of his Spirit.
FOURTH SUNDAY OF EASTER (Day of Prayer for Vocations) 3oth April 2023
We are all called into God’s service, some as priests and religious. Today we pray for all people who have given their life to serving God and living his Gospel. We pray that many others may follow the Lord in this way.
THIRD SUNDAY OF EASTER 23rd April 2023
Jesus assures his disciples that he is risen from the dead and sends them to preach the gospel in his name. He assures us of this too, and we are sent to be his people in our family, among our friends, in all parts of the world.
EASTER DAY OF THE LORD’S RESURRECTION 9th April 2023
A day of hope: of flowers and candles, new colour and new light. A day of smiles and of friendship, new joy and new companionship in Christ. A day of hope for those who suffer and who are sad. A day which promises the victory of God’s love over sin and death