Monthly Archives: March 2014

Seeing as we are seen

Reflections on the Readings for Sunday 30 March 2014 [Fourth Sunday of Lent]1 Samuel 16:1b, 6-7, 10-13a; Psalm 23; John 9:1-41; Ephesians 5:8-14 (find the readings here)The story of the anointing of David always makes me smile. The narrator works … Continue reading

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Water in the Desert

Reflections on the Readings for Sunday 23 March 2014 (Third Sunday of Lent) Exodus 17:3-7; Psalm 95:1-2, 6-9; Romans 5:1-2, 5-8; John 4:5-42 (Find the readings here). The journey with God into the unknown is a frightening one. What if … Continue reading

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Faith Journey

Reflections on the Readings for Sunday 16 March 2014 [Second Sunday of Lent] Genesis 12:1-4a; Psalm 33:4-5, 18-20, 22; 2 Timothy 1:8b-10; Matthew 17:1-9  (find the readings here.) Abraham is a powerful model for the life of faith. He is … Continue reading

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Temptation

Reflections on the Readings for Sunday 9 March 2014 [First Sunday of Lent] Genesis 2:7-9, 3:1-7; Psalm 51:3-6, 12-13, 17; Romans 5:12-19; Matthew 4:1-11 (Find the readings here.) How do we discover our purpose in life? Today’s Gospel gives us … Continue reading

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