May 05, 2020
These are the words we listened to at the end of the Gospel, which was read on Good Shepherd Sunday, and the 57th Day of World Prayer for Vocations.
April 28, 2020
I can think of no better words to begin this week’s message than: Lest we forget
April 21, 2020
I am hoping that some of you, who were at home during the week because of the coronavirus, took time to read the daily readings in this Easter week.
April 14, 2020
For me it lacked the liturgical busyness of previous Easters, with choir preparations, turning up early to practice with the choir before each of the ceremonies, the foot washing, the solemnity of the end of Holy Thursday as we place Jesus in the garden of repose, then moving into Good Friday, the adoration of the Cross, the preparation of the Cathedral space for each of the ceremonies, particularly on Holy Saturday and then the joy of the Easter Vigil, gathering outside in the dark by the fire, processing into the darkened space and welcoming in the ‘light of Christ’, before proclaiming Alleluia, Jesus is risen.
April 07, 2020
Here I begin Holy Week, like one we have never experienced before.
March 31, 2020
This is the second weekend of not gathering as a community, with some of us going on line for the live-streaming of Mass at the Sacred Heart Cathedral with Bishop Bill.