Monthly Archives: December 2012

http://www.poetryarchive.org/poetryarchive/singlePoem.do?poemId=7070 T.S. Eliot reading ‘The Journey of the Magi’

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The Journey of the Magi

Reflections on the Readings for Sunday 6 January 2013 Isaiah 60:1-6; Psalm 72:1-2, 7-8, 10-13; Ephesians 3:2-3a, 5-6; Matthew2:1-12 Wouldn’t it be wonderful if a wild star could appear for us as it did for the Magi, and show us … Continue reading

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The Visitation

Reflections on the Readings for Sunday 23 December 2012 Micah 5:1-4a; Psalm 80:2-3, 15-16, 18-19; Hebrews 10:5-10; Luke 1:39-45 Christmas reminds us that God is at work in the most unlikely places. Bethlehem, birthplace of David and of Jesus, had … Continue reading

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Joy

Reflections on the Readings for Sunday 16 December 2012 Zephaniah 3:14-18a; Isaiah 12:2-6; Philippians 4:4-7; Luke 3:10-18 At Christmas time we celebrate Emmanuel, God with us, the Lord in our midst. John the Baptist tells the people how to prepare … Continue reading

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The King who was coming is still coming

Reflections on the Readings for Sunday 2 December 2012 Jeremiah 33:14-16; Psalm 25:4-5, 8-10, 14; Advent is the time for getting ready for the mystery of Christmas. But it is also a time for waiting for God in Christ to … Continue reading

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