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Sunday 25 October(0)

October 25, 2020

30th Week Ordinary Time

Exodus 22:20-26; Psalm 18; 1 Thessalonians 1:5-10; Matthew 22:34-40

All you need is love!

Jesus’ proclamation “You shall love your neighbour as yourself” really gets to the heart of what law is about. God’s laws are written on our hearts and fleshed out through our relationships with others.… More

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Saturday 24 October

Ephesians 4:7-16; Psalm 122; Luke 13:1-9

Action

Empathy is more than just thinking to oneself “Thank God that wasn’t me”! It is more a motivation for one not just to ‘have’ but to ‘act’ with compassion towards someone who may have fallen along the way.… More

Friday 23 October

Ephesians 4:1-6; Psalms 24: Luke 12:54-59

Oops!

A few years ago a friend of mine spent a week or so in hospital. When he came back home he complained that his recently new glasses were giving him problems and that he couldn’t see properly.… More

Thursday 22 October

Ephesians 2:14-21; Psalm 33; Luke 12:49-53

Discipleship

Jesus is acutely aware of the cost of discipleship as he sees it in his baptism, but also in those who follow him in the service of the Church.

The path of service in the Church puts the disciple at enmity with the world, especially with its most destructive forces associated with wealth, success and power.… More


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