06A – 12 Feb 2017

Spirit Wisdom

Although it may seem that St Paul is having an each-way bet today, he is not. He says that although …

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05A – 5 Feb 2017

Proclaim Christ crucified

When pondering the nature of God, Paul could have spoken about the various ways that God had been revealed across …

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04A – 29 Jan 2017

Somebody boast

The liturgy presents us with the final section (26-31) of chapter one of First Corinthians today, which means we have …

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03A – 22 Jan 2017

Proclaim the Gospel in unity

Corinth was located at the end of a neck of land attaching the Peloponnese peninsula to mainland Greece and having a port …

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02A – 15 Jan 2017

Grace and Peace in Corinth

Each liturgical year, the second readings for the first eight weeks of the Season of the Year are taken from the first …

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C3 – Epiphany – 8 Jan 2016

Strangers of Epiphany

Although there is nothing in the Gospel of Matthew about camels, kings or even how many of the strange magi …

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C2 – Mary, Mother of God – 1 Jan 2017

How is this woman mother of God?

The understanding that Mary – a seemingly ordinary teenager growing up in Judea or Galilee who happened to be visited …

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C1 – Christmas – 24 Dec 2016

What child is this? The child in whom we live and move

So many of our Christmas traditions are based on the barest threads of details. For example, in the gospel of …

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A4A – 18 Dec 2016

Four Transcendentals: Beautiful

We come to the final transcendental this week as we encounter Beauty. Over the weeks of Advent we have journeyed …

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A3A – 11 Dec 2016

Four Transcendentals: True

When John the precursor asks the question of Jesus – are you the long-anticipated Messiah – or are we to …

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This is the ministry of Fr Richard Healey, pastor of St Paul’s Catholic Parish, based in Albion Park, a southern suburb of the city of Wollongong.
Fr Rick is also Director of Vocations and Chaplain to Catholic Youth Ministry in the Diocese of Wollongong, NSW, Australia.
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