Monthly Archives: August 2018

Ordinary 22

The Twenty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time 2018 – Cycle B Deuteronomy 4:1-2, 6-8; Psalm 15; James 1:17-18, 21b-22, 27; Mark 7:1-8, 14-15, 21-23   Thomas (Becket) Is there no enduring crown to be won? Tempter Yes, Thomas, yes; you have … Continue reading

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Ordinary 21

The Twenty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time 2018 – Cycle B Joshua 24:1-2, 15-17, 18; Psalm 34; Ephesians 5:21-32; John 6:60-69 On 16 August of this year, a New York Times headline declared, ‘It’s Really Hard to Be a Catholic’.  The … Continue reading

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Assumption

The Solemnity of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary Revelation 11:19, 12:1-6, 10; Psalm 45; 1 Corinthians 15:20-26; Luke 1:39-56 The deep darkness of the universe, death dealing, fire breathing dragons, prophecies and omens in the sky, multiple headed creatures, … Continue reading

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