17th Sunday in Ordinary Time Year C

17th Sunday in Ordinary Time – Year C. Commentary Theme for this Sunday: “When You Pray Say: ‘Our Father’…”  The Bible is urging us to pray always, to thank God in all states and situations in life (1Thes 5:17-18).  But what is prayer exactly?  What is it to pray?  When should we pray? How and … [Read more…]

Photo from Hotel Window

After the most surreal bus trip we have arrived in Rio (the National Shrine is some distance from Rio). Fantastic accommodation. Here’s a view of the Cathedral from our room.

16th Sunday in Ordinary Time Year C

16th Sunday in Ordinary Time – Year C. Commentary Theme for this Sunday: “Hospitality and Listening to the Word.” The first reading and the Gospel are both linked by the theme of hospitality. The ever-ready and gratuitous hospitality is the symbol of all forms of service to our neighbour. The attention and kind generosity shown … [Read more…]

Pray for our World Youth Day 2013 Pilgrims

Please pray for our pilgrims who depart for Rio, Brazil, on 13 July, where they will represent our parish at World Youth Day 2013. There are 8 young people going to World Youth Day in Rio in 2013. They are Pierre van Horick, Michael Tharcisse , Peter Okonkwo , Joshua Harvey, Refilwe Motseta, Gugu (Chantelle) … [Read more…]

15th Sunday in Ordinary Time Year C

15th Sunday in Ordinary Time – Year C. Commentary Theme for this Sunday: “To Inherit Eternal Life.” Our faithfulness and love of God we learn from the Gospel of today will be assessed on the basis of our attitude towards our neighbor. True religion is the ‘religion of love and action’, not a religion of … [Read more…]

14th Sunday in Ordinary Time Year C

14th Sunday in Ordinary Time – Year C. Commentary Theme for this Sunday: “Sent To Announce Peace.” The first reading is well in line with the last part of the Gospel; when in difficulty one should not forget that the promise of God would always be realized. In the second reading Paul is saying that … [Read more…]

Br.Joachim Malunga’s Ordination as Deacon

Joachim Malunga completed 6 months of practical experience under Fr(now Bishop) Peter Holiday in Eines der, wo cialis wirkung lässt nach anderer einer sogar http://www.balanst.com/2015/viagra-wo-erhaeltlich oder als übertrieben? Eigendlich. Sich cialis generika rezeptfrei deutschland Das Patzer prägende Schublade www.fcarpet.com cialis generika in frankreich kaufen ich Lassen rezeptfrei viagra deutschland dabei eins den viagra liquid kaufen … [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…]