Paul on Paul – 16th January 2022

1 Corinthians 12: 14-11
We all have different skills and talents – we all have different roles in our families, our lives, or work places and in the Church. But St. Paul shares with us that while these are all different – and we can’t all to everything – all these work together for a common goal – God.

Paul on Paul – 2nd January 2022

hesians 3:2-3A, 5-6
This Sunday invites us to think about gifts – be they from Wise Men or not. The 2nd Reading focuses on the Gift of Faith – whcih we recieve, yes, from people in our lives – but one that, ultimately, comes from God.

Paul on Paul – 19th December 2021

Hebrews 10:5-10
This Sunday is the 4th and Final Sunday of Advent and the Church, through our readings from Scripture this week guide us to consider the greatest of all the Christian Virtues – Love. But it is not always easy and Lov – ture, proper love – always invovled sacrifices of the self in favour of the other person – and that includes Love of God, love of Family and Love of Neighbour.

Paul on Paul – 12th December 2021

Philippians 4:4-7
On Gaudete Sunday, the 3rd Sunday of Advent – we focus on Joy. This Sunday’s 2nd Readings implores us to be happy to to pray for what we need – but how can we be happy when our praye appears to be unanswered. That answer lies in Joy.

Paul on Paul – 5th December 2021

Philippians 1: 4-6, 8-11
On the 2nd Sunday of Advent, the Church asks us to reflect upon the virtue of Faith – and the 2nd Readin this Sunday gives us a way yo do that, by showing the fundemental important of Love in true faith.

Paul on Paul – 14th November 2021

Hebrews 10:11-14,18
A perfect to last Sunday’s 2nd Reading, this Sunday, we are faced with Christ, not merely as the perfect Priest, but as the Perfect Sacrifice – which forces us to reckon with what we bother with the Mass, and what the poinf of it is.

Paul on Paul – 7th November 2021

Hebrews 9:24-28
The 2nd Reading this Sunday continues the theme of demonstrating Christs compeltion of the Old Covenant – this time focusing on his death, and beginning to consider his Second Coming.

Paul on Paul – 24th October 2021

Hebrews 5:1-6
The 2nd Reading from thus Sunday invites us to consider carefully the service of Priests in the Church – and gives us reason to consider what they are: merely human leaders, or something more.