Let us Rejoice

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We have a beautiful lyrical movement from the Second Sunday of Advent to this Third Sunday: Gaudete Sunday, the Sunday to rejoice and give praise.  Like a musical composition, the composer’s main theme is building towards its climax, always with its immediate goal present in mind and heart: ‘the God who is coming’. 

December 17, 2018 Read More

SOLEMNITY OF THE EPIPHANY OF THE LORD

Daily Lectio
In other years: St Raymond of Peñafort (1175-1275)
Readings of the day: RB Prol. 45-50Mass: Isaiah 60:1-6; Resp. Psalm 72; Eph 3:2-3a, 5-6; Matthew 2:1-12

WE SAW HIS STAR AT ITS RISING. 
From Karl Rahner, The Great Church Year
Thrown down your defenses! The star is
January 07, 2018 Read More

Saint Martin of Tours (d. 397)

Daily Lectio
Readings of the day: RB 34Mass: Romans 16:3-9, 16, 22-27; Resp. Psalm 145; Luke 16:9-15


GOD KNOWS YOUR HEARTS.
Lord, you have probed me, you know me;you know when I sit and stand;you understand my thoughts from afar.My travels and
November 11, 2017 Read More
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