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Thursday 17 November

St Elizabeth of Hungary Apocalypse 5:1-10; Ps 149:1-6, 9b; Luke 19:41-44. Reaching out St Elizabeth of Hungary whose feast it is today, is remembered for the way she revered Christ through reaching out to care for the needy and poor. The gospel reading tells us that Jesus shed tears over Jerusalem, saying if only they […]

Saturday 17 November

St Elizabeth of Hungary 3 John 5-8; Ps 112; Luke 18:1-8 Keep going Prayer for the ‘long haul’ can be a real challenge. We are asked to take heart and persevere in our prayer. From a position of helplessness, where one feels one is truly stuck, persistence triumphs. The widow overcomes the unjust judge; how […]

Friday 17 November

St Elizabeth of Hungary Wisdom 13:1-9; Psalm 19; Luke 17:26-37 The wonders of creation The Wisdom author chastises those who are able to find out so much about our natural world – fire and wind and stars and birds and animals – and yet have failed to recognise the creator of it all. Probably we […]