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From the Parish House

December 4, 2020

Sometimes in our house there is confusion.  I use words and phrases that I think are quite clear and am met with a blank look…

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Sacramental Milestones

December 4, 2020

As we safely re-open our churches, we also begin the catch up of Baptisms postponed during lockdown.  Families have been patiently waiting for the opportunity…

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From the Parish House

November 27, 2020

Waiting is part of life.  And sometimes the expectation of what is to come, which accompanies our waiting, can be as good as that for…

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Origins of Christmas and Advent

November 27, 2020

We do not know the date of the Lord’s birth and it was not celebrated until about the fourth century.  Previously the only major feasts…

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Welcoming Strangers

November 27, 2020

In his book The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse Charlie Mackesy (2019) urges us to ‘…live courageously with more kindness for yourself…

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