A Reflection for the Third Sunday in Ordinary Time

Preaching in his home town of Nazareth, Jesus says "He has sent me to proclaim release to captives, sight to the blind, to let the oppressed go free…" etc. And "As the Father sent me, so am I sending you."

A Reflection for the Second Sunday in Ordinary Time

This reading tells us of the miracle at the wedding feast at Cana. It was Jesus's first miracle and it was performed in a very quiet and gentle way for his mother, Mary, to save her family any embarrassment as the hosts of the wedding.

A Reflection for the Feast of the Baptism of the Lord

When I read this Gospel it reminds me of the call to change. This is especially so if we accept baptism with faith and accept that God gives us the gift of the Holy Spirit which transforms us in a very special way. I also think that there is a responsibility in this calling.