It’s customary on Gaudete Sunday to speak about Christian joy. Rejoice in the Lord! says St. Paul. It’s wonderful for us to ponder this Apostolic imperative: so very remarkable, so challenging, so attractive! The joy of Christ; the joy of the Holy Spirit: it’s both our birth right as Christians to possess, and our duty to…
This year, unusually, the Feast of St. Andrew falls four days into the season of Advent. Already then, our celebration of Scotland’s Patronal Feast is surrounded by readings from the Prophet Isaiah. And surely Isaiah has a lot to say to us, and to our country, on its National Day...
As it was in Noah’s day, so will it be when the Son of Man comes (Mt 24:37).
Each year on the first Sunday of Advent we hear an extract from the discourse Jesus gave, just before his Passion, about the end of time. Jesus tells...
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Fired with Success
“Pour forth we beseech You, O Lord, Your grace into our hearts, that we, to whom the incarnation of Christ Your Son was made known by the message of an Angel, may by...