Bulletins from 2015

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October 18, 2015

29th Sunday in Ordinary Time 18 October 2015   “The Son of Man himself did not come to be served but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many.”   Introduction   For many people, greatness is measured in terms of the three “p’s” – power, possessions and pleasure. Jesus teaches […]

October 11, 2015

28th Sunday in Ordinary Time 11 October 2015   “You will have treasure in heaven.”   Introduction   With the Gospel of Christ, there is always something more. At whatever stage we find ourselves, there is always so much more to come, and so at any stage of our life we are still at the […]

October 4, 2015

27th Sunday in Ordinary Time 4 October 2015   “They are no longer two, therefore, but one body.”   Introduction   Today we leave the busyness of day-to-day tensions of our lives in order to come closer to the heart of God’s love in Jesus at the Eucharist. Yet what we hear today is not […]

September 27, 2015

26th Sunday in Ordinary Time 27 September 2015   “And if your hand should cause you to sin…”   Introduction   Good and evil, heaven and hell, are real enough. Our world is a battleground of these forces. The Lord calls us to be united with all who are on the side of goodness.   […]

September 20, 2015

25th Sunday in Ordinary Time 20 September 2015   “If anyone wants to be first, he must make himself last of all and servant of all.”   Introduction   In our relations with one another, do we always want to be in control? Or are we willing to take the risk, as Christ commanded, of […]

September 13, 2015

24th Sunday in Ordinary Time 13 September 2015   “If anyone wants to be a follower of mine, let him renounce himself and take up his cross and follow me.”   Introduction   We know from experience that every life contains some suffering. Today Jesus invites us to join our suffering to his, sharing his […]

September 6, 2015

23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time 6 September 2015   “It was those who are poor according to the world that God chose.”   Introduction   When Jesus cures a man who is deaf and has a speech impediment, he not only heals him physically but also deepens his faith. May our faith be deepened as […]

August 30, 2015

22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time 30 August 2015   “You put aside the commandment of God to cling to human traditions.”   Introduction   The commandments help us to live in charity with God and with our neighbour.   Today’s Readings   First Reading: Deuteronomy 4:1-2, 6-8   God gives commandments as guidelines to help […]

August 23, 2015

21st Sunday in Ordinary Time 23 August 2015   “Lord, who shall we go to? You have the message of eternal life.”   Introduction   Jesus is the bread of life, giving us access to the heart of the Father. We are called to keep on choosing his path, for we will not find such […]

August 16 2015

20th Sunday in Ordinary Time 16 August 2015   “Anyone who eats this bread will live for ever.”   Introduction   The Eucharist is the sacrament of love. In giving himself to us in Holy Communion, Jesus shows the greatness of his love.   Today’s Readings   First Reading: Proverbs 9:1-6   Wisdom prepares a […]