Living Word

Expand our hearts

Catholic Voice- 15 June 2021 0

In today’s Gospel Jesus asks us to love our enemies and pray for those who persecute us. Loving a person who has demonstrated they do ... Read More

Lump of Stone

Catholic Voice- 10 June 2021 0

If your virtue goes no deeper than that of the scribes and Pharisees … (Matthew 5). But our virtue must go deeper – must it ... Read More

Do I give thanks?

Catholic Voice- 9 June 2021 0

Have you ever given a present to someone and not received any thanks from the person receiving the gift? Parents often have this experience when ... Read More


Catholic Voice- 8 June 2021 0

Have you ever met a person whose default response to anything was “No”? They might get around to saying yes to something if you work ... Read More

The truth of Christ

Catholic Voice- 3 June 2021 0

In today’s Gospel, Jesus sums up the laws of love with two commandments. He tells us we must not only love the Lord our God ... Read More

Face to face with God

Catholic Voice- 2 June 2021 0

Healing, suffering and life after death; all the big questions are raised in the readings today. Tobit weeps out his prayer in distress that seems ... Read More


Catholic Voice- 20 May 2021 0

We are in the middle of the Priestly Prayer of Jesus (John 17). It is an impressive prayer. Modelled on the Our Father, it seems, fidelity to ... Read More