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Sunday 17 July

Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time Genesis 18:1-10; Ps 15; Colossians 1:24-28; Luke 10:38-42 Just listen If you were to write a list of jobs to do today, where would time for prayer be? Where on the list would the time to read God’s word feature, and time to study the counsel of prophets and apostles, […]


: Is 9:1-7 calls me to risk stepping out of the morbidity of darkness and into the vitality of the light, to see what God has done. Titus 2:11-14 calls me to give up everything that does not lead to God. Lk 2:1-14 a call to overcome my fear, the major driving force of modern […]

Angels in the Architecture

A reader asked me to expand on a sentence in a previous article “When angels appear in the architecture it is usually in a higher register.” The Church has always been convinced that angels and saints worship God and, therefore, our liturgy is in imitation of theirs. The preface for Eucharistic Prayer II leads into […]