FEAST OF THE PRESENTATION OF THE LORD

FEAST OF THE PRESENTATION OF THE LORD

On Sat 2nd Feb—also called Candlemas Day which commemorates the time Mary & Joseph presented Jesus in the Temple to consecrate him to God. They meet Simeon & Anna who are inspired to recognise Jesus “as a light for revelation to the gentiles and glory for your...
“SO THAT YOU MAY KNOW THE TRUTH”

“SO THAT YOU MAY KNOW THE TRUTH”

Today we begin reading the Gospel according to Luke. We hear of Jesus attending the service at his local synagogue. He sets out his ‘Manifesto for Ministry’. Reading from Isaiah, Jesus tells the people that he is the fulfilment of these words. For us, this passage is...
HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL DAY—TODAY

HOLOCAUST MEMORIAL DAY—TODAY

This year, the theme chosen is “TORN FROM HOME” it invites us to reflect on what it must be like to be forced out of what we know as “home”. Millions of Jews and others were sent to concentration camps where they were used as slave labour. Millions were murdered as...
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