REFLECTION – Fifth Sunday of Easter

27th April 2018

Love is real and active We can learn a lot about being a good Christian from today’s Second Reading. St John tells us that our love cannot be just words, it has to involve action. We cannot merely go to Church every Sunday and then forget about faith for the rest of the week. We […]

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Mind the Gap – New Mental Health Campaign from YCW

Mind the Gap New Campaign from YCW (Young Christian Workers) Dave, from SYMT, reflects on his previous work as part of YCW and gives us a taste of what their new campaign is all about. I was privileged to work for YCW for three years, and it was a fantastic experience. From 2002 – 2005, […]

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REFLECTION – Fourth Sunday of Easter

The Good Shepherd Today’s Gospel contains one of the seven ‘I am’ statements from Jesus. These are used to reveal more about His nature to us; this particular scripture explains that Jesus is the Good Shepherd. For us in the 21st Century, this analogy may not seem as relevant to us as others, I know […]

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REFLECTION – Third Sunday of Easter

When Jesus appears to His disciples He tries to calm them, as they think it is a spirit that is appearing to them. He says to them, “Peace be upon you.” It does little to calm the disciples and Jesus reassures them to not be afraid. To show that it is really Him, He offers […]

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BLOG – Solemnity of the Annunciation of the Lord

‘Let it be done unto me according to Thy word.’ Luke 1:26-38 Today is the great Marian solemnity of the Annunciation, the day when we remember in a special way the moment when the Angel Gabriel appeared to Mary to tell her that she had been chosen by God to bear His Son for us. […]

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