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Crossing the Boundary

Tuesday, February 09, 2021

Sixth Sunday of the Year. Fr Bruno Clifton finds profound meaning in leprosy. Read more

Meer is in U!

Friday, February 14, 2020

Sixth Sunday of Ordinary Time (A)  |  Fr Robert Eccles teases out the meaning of the Sermon on the Mount, and he considers the charge that it is impractical or unrealistic. Read more

Hidden Identity

Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Sixth Sunday of Ordinary Time (B)  |  Fr Fergus Kerr ponders the issue of secrecy in St Mark's Gospel concerning the healings and miracles that Jesus does, and asks why this was enjoined upon the leper. Read more

True Depths of Philosophy

Wednesday, February 08, 2017

Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time (A)  |  Fr Dominic White says the Gospel challenges us to understand the true depths of its philosophy, namely, of the Cross.  Read more

The Church's Healing Touch

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Sixth Sunday of the Year. fr David ask us to reflect on how we can brings Christ's healing presence to those most alone in the world. Read more

Abolishing and Fulfilling

Sunday, February 16, 2014

Sixth Sunday of the Year. Fr Dermot Morrin shows us how Jesus Christ did not merely uphold the law, but brought it to fulfilment. Read more

Jesus Stretched Out His Hand

Sunday, February 12, 2012

Sixth Sunday of the Year. Fr David Goodill finds inspiration in the life of St Damien de Moloka'i. Read more

An Angry Jesus

Sunday, February 13, 2011

Sixth Sunday of the Year. Fr Euan Marley suggests that St Thomas Aquinas's teaching on anger helps us to understand today's Gospel. Read more

As Blessed as the Poor

Sunday, February 14, 2010

Sixth Sunday of the Year. Fr Piers Linley finds a challenge to the wealthy in St Luke's Gospel. Read more

Reaching Out

Sunday, February 15, 2009

Sixth Sunday of the Year. Fr Vivian Boland preaches on the saving scandal of Christianity. Read more

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