30 Aug 2019

HOMILY FOR MASS FOR FRIDAY 21ST WEEK ORDINARY TIME YEAR 1

More than a little OTT – over the top – wouldn’t you say? Five bridesmaids forget to bring extra oil for their lamps, which given that the bridegroom came late to the reception and the girls were presumably not professional bridesmaids, seems a simple and forgivable oversight (Mt 25:1-13).

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15 Aug 2019

HOMILY FOR THE MASS OF THE ASSUMPTION OF BVM

“My soul is bursting as it magnifies the Lord. My spirit is overjoyed with God my saviour. He looks on me in my lowliness and raises up all the lowly. He loves me in my emptiness and fills all the hungry with good things.

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