Parish Bulletin 9 August 2020 – Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A

Posted on by ijoffice on August 6th, 2020

Dear brothers and sisters,

The prophet Elijah was important for the first Carmelites. Mount Carmel, where they lived, was associated with Elijah and his victory over the prophets of Baal. After this Queen Jezebel set out to get revenge on Elijah who, terrified and depressed, fled into the desert. Read more…

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Parish Bulletin 2 August 2020 – Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A

Posted on by ijoffice on July 30th, 2020

Dear brothers and sisters,

The theme of this week’s readings is the boundless generosity of God: God gives freely and in extravagant measure. Read more…

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Parish Bulletin 26 July 2020 – Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A

Posted on by ijoffice on July 23rd, 2020

Dear brothers and sisters,

Both the First Reading (1 Kings 3:5, 7-12) and Gospel today (Matt 14: 44-46) ask us: “in your deepest centre what do you really want?” and, “how much are you willing to pay for it?”  Read more…

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Parish Bulletin 5 July 2020 – Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Times, Year A

Posted on by ijoffice on July 2nd, 2020

Dear brothers and sisters,

In today’s Gospel, (Matt 11:25-30) we ’overhear’ a joyful exclamation that Jesus makes directly to the Father. Read more…

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