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Sixth Sunday of Easter

Sixth Sunday of Easter St. Elizabeth’s, 17 May 2020 Readings for the sixth Sunday of Easter in year A Acts 8:5-8, 14-17 Psalm 65 1 Peter 3:15-18 John 14:15-21 Homily My thoughts go back to last Wednesday when some of us met to look at what may happen after the easing of the current lockdown. Full Story

5th Sunday of Easter

The gospel today begins with the statement. Do not let your hearts be troubled. We need to highlight the context of this particular statement. It is the start of the conversation between Jesus and his disciples at the Last Supper. In a few hours from now, he would be undergoing an immense agony in the Full Story

Fourth Sunday of Easter Mass

Readings for the fourth Sunday of Easter in year A Acts 2:14, 36-41 Psalm 22 1 Peter 2:20-25 John 10:1-10 Homily For weeks now the news has been dominated by the Corona virus. That is not surprising considering the impact of the virus on society. Daily press conferences keep us informed about measures that are Full Story

3rd Sunday Of Easter

We are on a journey towards eternal life with God. God could not create us for mere mortal ends. We will one day reach our destiny. As long as we keep our sense of direction., taking time out to consult our faith: as long as we observe our speed limits, as long as we watch Full Story

Divine Mercy Sunday

Readings for the second Sunday of Easter in year A Acts 2:42-47 Psalm 117 1 Peter 1:3-9 John 20:19-31 Homily Last Thursday we heard the announcement that the so-called ‘lockdown’ will continue for at least another three weeks. Obviously, this also means that we can forget about having public acts of worship for the time Full Story

Easter Sermon Fr Jenish

When Mr. Graham Stains an Australian missionary, who along with his two little sons, Philip (aged 10) and Timothy (aged 6), was burnt to death by a gang of a Hindu fundamentalist group named Bajrang Dal in Orrisa, India on the 23 of January, 1999, his widowed wife Gladys and his daughter who had to Full Story

Good Friday -Reflection

The commemoration of the Passion Who would have thought this would happen? That we are asked not to come together anymore as a congregation to commemorate Jesus’ Passion on Good Friday. Here we are as a small community in an empty church and you are at home. We are separated from one another. Let us Full Story

Holy Thursday Homily

HHA couple of weeks ago a friend sent me an email in which she told me that, whilst reading a book, she had come across the words ‘Holy Thursday Revolution’. She asked me if I had heard about it and knew what it meant. I had to admit that I hadn’t heard about this. Of Full Story

Times of Easter Tridduum Services

This evening, Holy Thursday, the Evening Mass of the Lord’s Supper will be at 7:30pm. Tomorrow, Good Friday, the Celebration of the Passion of the Lord will take place at 3:00pm. On Saturday the Easter Vigil will be celebrated at 8:30pm. This year will be our main celebration of the Eucharist at Easter. We are Full Story

Mass for Palm Sunday 5th April 2020

It is the first time this is happening in my life! I could never ever imagine there would be a situation like this! How much I miss!  These are some of the very emotional expressions that are being articulated these days, as the world faces a lock down, and especially in the context of Holy Full Story