Parish news

Gospel Thought for Friday 23rd July Saint Bridget of Sweden Feast

Gospel Reading – John 15:1-8 ‘I am the true vine, and my Father is the vine-grower. He removes every branch in me that bears no fruit. Every branch that bears fruit he prunes to make it bear more fruit. You have already been cleansed by the word that I have spoken to...

read more

Gospel thought for Thursday 22nd July Saint Mary Magdalene Feast

Gospel Reading – John 20: 1-2,11-18 Early on the first day of the week, while it was still dark, Mary Magdalene came to the tomb and saw that the stone had been removed from the tomb. So she ran and went to Simon Peter and the other disciple, the one whom Jesus loved,...

read more

Gospel thought for Wednesday 21st July Feria

Gospel Reading – Matthew 13: 1-9 That same day Jesus went out of the house and sat beside the lake. Such great crowds gathered around him that he got into a boat and sat there, while the whole crowd stood on the beach. And he told them many things in parables, saying:...

read more

Gospel Thought for Tuesday 20th July Feria

Gospel Reading – Matthew 12: 46-50 While Jesus was still speaking to the crowds, his mother and his brothers were standing outside, wanting to speak to him. Someone told him, "Look, your mother and your brothers are standing outside, wanting to speak to you." But to...

read more

Gospel thought for Monday 19th July Feria

Gospel Reading – Matthew 12: 38-42 Then some of the scribes and Pharisees said to Jesus, "Teacher, we wish to see a sign from you." But he answered them, "An evil and adulterous generation asks for a sign, but no sign will be given to it except the sign of the prophet...

read more

Gospel thought for Saturday 17th July Feria

Gospel Reading – Matthew 12: 14-21 The Pharisees went out and conspired against Jesus, how to destroy him. When Jesus became aware of this, he departed. Many crowds followed him, and he cured all of them, and he ordered them not to make him known. This was to fulfil...

read more