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A Reflection for the Twenty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time

I find social media fascinating even though I have only used it as the need arises. Email is very useful; I can surf the web and almost twenty years ago I built a very rudimentary web-page. But Facebook, Twitter and other more recent apps have left me far behind.

A Reflection for the Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Those who have never experienced being part of a minority or being an outsider, as opposed to being an insider, may well have difficulty getting an insight to this gospel text. A ‘Canaanite woman’, an outsider in so many ways, approached Jesus...

A Reflection for the Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Jesus, in today’s gospel invites Peter to “come”! This was no ordinary invitation to share a meal or to go for a walk along the road. No, it was an invitation to walk on the water towards him. A risky thing to do – a well-nigh impossible thing to do.