LAUDATE

Useful LINKS Download LAUDATE App to your smartphone, for free. Great for praying the Liturgy of Hours, The Rosary and The Divine Mercy Chaplet. The Confession App for Anyone. Listen to the Podcast of Examination of Conscience, which is an ancient Catholic practice. WORD ON FIRE HOMILIES Bishop Robert Baron Word on Fire Homilies Word … [Read more…]

Pope Francis presents Bull of Indiction of Jubilee of Mercy

(Vatican Radio) The 28-page bull, titled “Misericordiae Vultus” or “The Face of Mercy” opens with the declaration, “Jesus is the face of the Father’s mercy. These words might well sum up the mystery of the Christian faith.” Listen to the report by Laura Ieraci: In the document, Pope Francis says the Holy Year is “dedicated … [Read more…]

Wednesday Audience Catechism On Man and Woman

General Audience: On Man and Woman Fr Simon Donnelly , our former Parish Priest, was the English speaker at the audience and his presentation of the summary of the catechesis can be seen on the following Youtube link at 36:30min into the recording: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3_Cn6RZ9aec&sns=em Vatican City, April 15, 2015 (Zenit.org) Here is the translation of … [Read more…]

13th Sunday in Ordinary Time Year C

13th Sunday in Ordinary Time – Year C. Commentary Theme for this Sunday: “When God Calls.” The readings of today show us some episodes of ‘vocations’ that took place during difficult times. The first reading describes how Elisha readily and generously responded to the call of Elijah. It was the period that Ahab and Jezebel … [Read more…]

2nd Sunday of Lent – Year A

2nd. Sunday of Lent -Year A. Commentary Theme for this Sunday: “The Vocation Of Abraham And The Christian.” Have you ever been totally disorientated not knowing which way to go? It is not a pleasant experience. What about those who have lost their spiritual way? They, too, are bewildered and are searching for a way … [Read more…]

25th Sunday in Ordinary Time – Year C

25th. Sunday in Ordinary Time – Year C. Commentary Theme for this Sunday: “How To Be An Astute Steward Of The Goods Of This World.” “Christ is the defender of all who are sacrificed to the ‘god’ of money, who are manipulated for economic gain. His sacrifice was a ransom for them all”. Were the … [Read more…]

13th Sunday in Ordinary Time Year C

13th Sunday in Ordinary Time – Year C. Commentary Theme for this Sunday: “When God Calls.” The readings of today show us some episodes of ‘vocations’ that took place during difficult times. The first reading describes how Elisha readily and generously responded to the call of Elijah.  It was the period that Ahab and Jezebel … [Read more…]