Papal Prayer Intention – November 2021

The prayer intention of the Holy Father, Pope Francis, for November 2021 is: We pray that people who suffer from depression or burn-out will find support and a light that opens them up to life. In his Angelus address of 9 July 2017, Pope Francis said: […] The Lord knows how arduous life can be. … Continue reading Papal Prayer Intention – November 2021

Homilies: 31st Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B

My homily for the 31st Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B, as preached during the 5.30pm Saturday evening Mass from Sacred Heart Cathedral, Hamilton. The readings proclaimed were Deuteronomy 6:2-6; Hebrews 7:23-28; Mark 12:28-34. "The response of Jesus to the scribe's question was both entirely orthodox and completely radical. To truly understand its significance requires … Continue reading Homilies: 31st Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B