C3 – 7 Jan 2018

Mystery Revealed

The key to understanding what this feast day of the Epiphany is all about is not so much in the …

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Christmas | 2018

 


C2 – 31 Dec 2017

Covenant and Ritual (Holy Family)

When we first meet Abram, it is in Genesis 12, and he is invited by the Lord to leave his …

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Christmas | Year B | 2018

 


C1 – 25 Dec 2017

Refugee Jesus at Christmas

Christmas can be a very confusing time. We have mixed together a veritable plethora of traditions, myths, consumer ideals and …

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Christmas | 2018

 


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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Christmas | Solemnity | Year A | 2017

 


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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Christmas | Saint | Year A | 2017

 


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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Christmas | Solemnity | Year A | 2017

 


01C – 10 Jan 2016

The Baptism of Jesus and us

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Christmas | Season of Growth | Year C | 2016

 


C3C – 3 Jan 2016

Epiphany – the choice of the Magi

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Christmas | Year C | 2016

 


C2C – 27 Dec 2015

The Holy Dysfunctional Family

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Christmas | Year C | 2016

 


C1M – 25 Dec 2015

Christmas Day – the compassion of God

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Christmas | Year C | 2016

 


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