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Pentecost: The liberating Spirit

Today’s readings: Acts 2, 1-11; 1 Corinthians 12, 3-7.12-13; John 20, 19-23. The context...

To read and change the world

Every year, in these months, many parents hope to get their child into a Church school, putting their...

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Pope: Peace not hatred

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The Ascension of the Lord: Reading God’s signs

Acts 1, 1-11; Ephesians 1, 17-23; Mark 16, 15-20. In today’s feast of the Ascension, the...

When the saints go marching in...

Last Wednesday, we celebrated the feast of St George Preca. While some people still cherish a personal memory of...

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Open to gay couple prayer ceremony

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Sixth Sunday of Easter: Loving, not judging

Today’s readings: Acts 10, 25-26.34-35.44-48; 1 John 4, 7-10; John 15, 9-17. The language...

A persistent misunderstanding

Every now and then, something crops up that brings the relationship between the Labour Party and the Church to...

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‘President should step aside to save the nation from collapse’

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Fifth Sunday of Easter: Living boldly

Acts 9, 26-31; 1 John 3, 18-24; John 15, 1-8. There was a time when the fabric of society and of...

Towards an engaged faith community

I strongly believe that growth can only be achieved once we distance ourselves from the greatest adversary to...

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Pope: Seek personal relationship with Jesus

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Fourth Sunday of Easter: Our God is different

Today’s readings: Acts 4, 8-12; 1 John 3, 1-2; John 10, 11-18. St John’s gospel uses...

The Pope’s Worldwide Prayer Network

The ‘Apostleship of Prayer’ ori­ginated in France in 1844. Two Jesuits played a key role in the...

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Patriarchs condemn air strike of Syria

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Third Sunday of Easter: God’s real presence

Acts 3, 13-15.17-19; 1 John 2, 1-5; Luke 24, 35-48. Faith in God who raised Jesus from the dead...

Indifference as human emptiness

We easily find ourselves as spectators at this theatre of the world we are living in today. We resign ourselves...

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Quotes and news

The following are extracts from Pope Francis’s apostolic exhortation Gaudete et Exsultate (Rejoice and Be...

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Second Sunday of Easter: The true risen body

Acts 4, 32-35; 1 John 5, 1-6; John 20, 19-31. We live in an age and culture that, where belief...

‘I give you a new heart, a new Spirit’

Recently I heard a true story about a lovely girl called Julia. She lived all her life in fear of instant death...