An update from the Parish Team

Dear Parishioners, We hope that you All are continuing being safe and well! Let us All keep trusting the Lord’s Presence in our lives and in the world as we are approaching the New Year. With our churches closed due to the Government’s restrictions, please join us for daily Mass on weekdays at 10 am & Sundays at 12.30 pm on St. Mark’s parish’s website: www.stmarksspringfield.org Adoration will continue daily in…

28/12/2020
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Scripture Notes : Second Sunday of Christmas and the Epiphany

    View this email in your browser Second Sunday of Christmas and The Feast of the Epiphany Arcabas: La visite des mages d’Orient Eglise Notre Dame de La Tour-du-Pin A very warm welcome to all. The Feast of the Epiphany falls on the Wednesday of this week. Accordingly, two sets of notes are provided. The Prologue of John is read again on the Second Sunday of Christmas. Because of the richness…

28/12/2020
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Scripture Notes: Feast of the Holy Family

Hearers of the Word: The child grew to maturity, and he was filled with wisdom.   View this email in your browser Feast of the Holy Family Caravaggio: Rest on the Flight into Egypt (Doria Pamphilj Gallery, Rome) A very Happy New Year to all! Dear friends, I wish you all every blessing for the New Year. There are signs of hope and, surely, 2021 will be less fraught than 2020….

24/12/2020
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Scripture Notes – Christmas Day 2020

Dear friends, I wish you all every blessing for Christmas 2020. May be it be for us all a blessed time and a safe time as we reconnect with family and friends. The fresco is by Pinturicchio and is in the Augustinian church of Santa Maria del Popolo (Rome). As noted in the email for Advent 4, this year has obliged us all to reflect again on what it meant…

17/12/2020
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Scripture Notes – Sunday 20th December 2020

        I proclaim Jesus Christ, the revelation of a mystery     Fourth Sunday of Advent Welcome, everyone, to the resources for the Fourth Sunday of Advent, 2020. The painting above is the very top part of an altarpiece by Perugino, today in the art gallery of his hometown of Perugia. Christmas this year is certainly going to be different and challenging. Perhaps a way in might…

16/12/2020
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