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A Normal Family

Sunday, December 27, 2020

Feast of the Holy Family. Fr Leo Edgar wonders whatever happened to a normal family Christmas. Read more

From Whom Every Fatherhood Takes its Name

Friday, December 27, 2019

Feast of the Holy Family  |  Fr Leon Pereira looks to the example of the Holy Family, and particularly to the importance of fathers to lead their families in faith. Read more

A forgotten component of love

Wednesday, December 26, 2018

Feast of the Holy Family (C)  |  Fr Euan Marley says that trust is essential to learning to love. Read more

Sanctifying the Family

Thursday, December 28, 2017

Feast of the Holy Family  |  Deacon Samuel Burke considers the sanctifying effect of Christ on the relationships within the Holy Family Read more

Unfair, Yet Fair

Wednesday, December 23, 2015

Feast of the Holy Family. fr Benjamin Earl reflects upon how the Holy Family help us to respond to the unfairness of our own family lives.  Read more

Holy Waiting

Friday, December 26, 2014

The Feast of the Holy Family. fr Dominic explains the significance of Jesus Christ's family life. Read more

A Family in Crisis

Sunday, December 29, 2013

Feast of the Holy Family. Fr Robert Gay argues that the Holy Family in its moments of crisis is most powerfully a model for our own families. Read more

Holy Families

Sunday, December 30, 2012

Feast of the Holy Family. Fr Duncan Campbell helps us to see how differences between generations can only be overcome by learning to respect the unique vocation in Jesus Christ each one of us is called to. Read more

Families That Foster Holiness

Sunday, December 26, 2010

Feast of the Holy Family. Fr David Sanders preaches on the Feast of the Holy Family. Read more

Learning to be Young

Sunday, December 27, 2009

Feast of the Holy Family. Fr Timothy Calvert preaches on the Holy Family. Read more

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