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Take Heart, He Is Calling You

Sunday, October 25, 2009

Thirtieth Sunday of the Year. Fr Dermot Morrin proposes Bartimaeus as an example for our discipleship.

The character Bartimaeus leaps out from the pages of Mark's Gospel and stays with us as we go on our way from Sunday to Sunday. He becomes a follower at the eleventh hour, just before Jesus finally enters Jerusalem, at a stage when those who have been disciples all along are beginning to lose heart. His story is told so that we may take heart, not just sitting by the wayside but actually following Jesus in the Way.

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Jesus Purifies a People for Himself

Sunday, October 18, 2009

Twenty-Ninth Sunday of the Year. Fr Austin Milner preaches on the meaning of true glory. Read more

Travelling Light

Sunday, October 11, 2009

Twenty-Eighth Sunday of the Year. Fr Isidore Clarke encourages us to lay down the burden of wealth. Read more

Restart from the Beginning

Sunday, October 04, 2009

Twenty-Seventh Sunday of the Year. Fr Robert Ombres preaches on Christian marriage. Read more

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