WORLD DAY OF PRAYER FOR CREATION

WORLD DAY OF PRAYER FOR CREATION

Sunday 1 September marks the “World Day of Prayer for the Care of Creation.” This day of prayer was instituted in the Catholic Church in 2015 by Pope Francis. It also marks the start of the “Season of Creation,” which unites Christians in prayer and action for the...
HOW TO BE GENEROUS AND HAVE NO EXPECTATIONS?

HOW TO BE GENEROUS AND HAVE NO EXPECTATIONS?

Today the Gospel is told from two different points of view. First we hear from the wedding guest and then we hear from the host who gives the feast. Luke in his Gospel likes to make contrasts. Jesus invites us to look at things from the opposite point of view. If you...
CALLED AND GIFTED

CALLED AND GIFTED

Sat 5th Oct ‘Called & Gifted’ day. This process helps you to understand your own calling and to discover the charisms (gifts) that you have been given by God. Each one of you has been given a unique gift that is personal to you. This could be a life changing...
PREPARING FOR YOUR CHILD’S BAPTISM

PREPARING FOR YOUR CHILD’S BAPTISM

We are delighted to be asked to Baptise a child. The Baptism of an infant is not only a family event but it is also a parish community event, taking the first step into the family of Jesus, the Church. For a Baptism to take place we expect that one or both parents has...
HOW MANY WILL BE SAVED ?

HOW MANY WILL BE SAVED ?

Is salvation for the few or for the many ? Many still ask this question. Jesus’ reply is not about the numbers. He warns his listeners about being complacent and taking the soft option. ‘Strive to enter by the narrow door’, people knock on the door and expect to...
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