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Pastoral Sharings: "All Saints"

Homily from Father Alex McAllister SDS   All SaintsPosted for November 1, 2015 When I went to India earlier in the year I visited a very interesting Church in Nagaon in the North East built by one of our priests. All … Continue reading

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Pastoral Sharings: "Thirtieth Sunday in Ordinary Time"

Homily from Father Alex McAllister SDS30th Sunday in Ordinary TimePosted for October 25, 2015 The story of the curing of Blind Bartimaeus in today’s Gospel is so vividly drawn by St Mark in his Gospel that we can see the … Continue reading

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Pastoral Sharings: "Twenty-ninth Sunday in Ordinary Time"

Homily from Father Alex McAllister SDS   29th Sunday in Ordinary TimePosted for October 18, 2015 I suppose one of the lessons of life is to be slightly wary of anyone who asks you to do them a favor. If the … Continue reading

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Pastoral Sharings: "Twenty-eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time"

Homily from Father Alex McAllister SDS   28th Sunday in Ordinary TimePosted for October 11, 2015   We have for our Gospel today the wonderful account of the rich young man and his encounter with Jesus. This incident is common to … Continue reading

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Pastoral Sharings: "Twenty-seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time"

Homily from Father Alex McAllister SDS   27th Sunday in Ordinary TimePosted for October 4, 2015  In this Sunday’s Gospel we are presented with the  essential elements of Christ’s teaching on marriage. He  stresses that this unique union is a sign … Continue reading

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Pastoral Sharings: "Twenty-fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time"

Homily from Father Alex McAllister SDS   24th Sunday in Ordinary TimePosted for September 13, 2015 Jesus puts to his closest disciples a crucial question, “Who do people say that I am?” and then another even more to the point, “Who … Continue reading

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Pastoral Sharings: "Twenty-third Sunday in Ordinary Time"

Homily from Father Alex McAllister SDS   23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time Posted for September 6, 2015  The miracles of Jesus never cease to make us wonder. If  we were in the place of the onlookers on that day we too  … Continue reading

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