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The Final Word

Monday, February 22, 2021

Second Sunday of Lent. Fr Simon Gaine preaches on Christ's transfiguration on the mountain. Read more

Consecrated in Prayer

Thursday, March 05, 2020

Second Sunday of Lent (C) Fr Robert Gay encourages us to find time to encounter God in prayer because he transforms all our Lenten observances and lightens our burdens. Read more

Fuel for the Fire

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Second Sunday of Lent (C)  |  Fr Nicholas Crowe says that the true goal of the Christian life is to acquire the Holy Spirit of God.  Read more

Light in the Darkness

Wednesday, February 21, 2018

Second Sunday of Lent (B)  |  Fr David Sanders reflects on the darkness of suffering and the hopeful light of the Transfiguration.   Read more

Good That We Are Here

Wednesday, March 08, 2017

Second Sunday of Lent (A)  |  Fr David Rocks ponders the fleeting goodness of the world and the enduring goodness of God. Read more

Glowing with God

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

Second Sunday of Lent. fr Duncan Campbell helps us to understand the transfiguration as an expereince of prayer. Read more

The Final Mountain

Tuesday, February 24, 2015
Second Sunday of Lent. fr Bruno reflects on the significance of mountains in Scripture. Read more

A New Beginning?

Thursday, February 19, 2015

First Sunday of Lent. fr Anthony provides us with a reflection on the need to be honest about our need for God's forgiveness.  Read more

Down from the Mountain

Sunday, March 16, 2014

Second Sunday of Lent. Fr Simon Gaine shows how the invitation to prayer received by the disciples on the mount of the Transfiguration is also a calling to share the fruits of this prayer with others.  Read more

Expectant Glory

Sunday, February 24, 2013

Second Sunday of Lent. Fr Benedict Jonak argues that our expectation as Christians is nothing less then sharing in the glory of the resurrection. Read more

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