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Thursday 13 June

ST ANTHONY OF PADUA, PRIEST, DOCTOR 2 Corinthians 3:15-4:1, 3-6; Psalm 85; Matthew 5:20-26. The virtue of the Pharisees Obedience to the law was the special virtue practised by the Scribes and Pharisees. Their righteousness offended Jesus and evoked his fury. Jesus came with a message that offered new life. We are no longer required […]

Thursday 6 June

ST MARCELLIN CHAMPAGNAT, PRIEST, FOUNDER OF THE MARIST BROTHERS Acts 22:30, 23:6-11; Psalm 16; John 17:20-26 The oneness of love What Jesus prays for his disciples is quite extraordinary. He asks the Father that his disciples may know that they are loved by him as much as he is loved by the Father. That is […]

Friday 14 August

ST MAXIMILLIAN KOLBE, PRIEST. Joshua 24:1-13; Ps 136; Matthew 19:3-12 Trust in God’s plan By taking us back to God’s original plan for people, Jesus reminds us our lives belong to God. Divorce and adultery are not part of that plan. Rather, his intention is that we live as married couples or alone – whether […]