Acts 19:1-8

Fr Joe has written this short reflection on the reading from Mass on the Seventh Monday of Eastertide.

Acts 18:23-28

Fr Joe has written a short reflection on the reading from Mass on the Saturday after Ascension Thursday.

John 20: 11-18

John 20: 11-18 Mary of Magdala features again as the main character after Jesus of course, in this passage. She was one of the few who remained faithful to Jesus throughout his passion and death. She is concerned as she searches for the body of Jesus, a concern that arises out of her love and … [Read more…]

Worldwide Telecasts from the Vatican

Link to the telecasts that are distributed via a series of satellites reaching television outlets and networks around the world for re-transmission to their own audiences. The global satellite distribution has been made possible through the generosity of the Knights of Columbus. The links to the information below are provided as a resource for broadcasters … [Read more…]

Fasting from the Eucharist

Fasting from the Eucharist Behold the Pierced One (pp.97-98), Joseph Ratzinger (Benedict XVI): “When Augustine sensed his death approaching, he ‘excommunicated’ himself and undertook public penance. In his last days he manifested his solidarity with the public sinners who seek for pardon and grace through the renunciation of communion. He wanted to meet his Lord … [Read more…]