Scripture Notes – Sunday – 5th December 2021

  And all humanity shall see the salvation of God Even though it is only the second Sunday of Advent, a resounding note of joy is struck. Advent, after all, is a season of hope, longing and also joy. It is not at all coincidental that the great teachers of joy in the New Testament (Paul, John and Luke) are also the great teachers of prayer and of the Holy Spirit,…

29/11/2021
Read More >>

Scripture Notes – Sunday 28th November 2021

  Your liberation is near at hand! Advent + Christmas 2021 The new TSS programme went “live” on the 21st of November. It is still possible to register for the lectures and the two live events by going to the TSS website. The presentations can be watched in your own time; the webinar takes place on December 8 and the meditation a week later, on December 15. The two live events…

22/11/2021
Read More >>

Scripture Note – Sunday 21st November 2021

Christ the King: Yes, I am a king. I was born for this, I came into the world for this: to bear witness to the truth. Tarsus Scripture School For Advent and Christmas 2021, Tarsus Scripture School is offering a programme entitled “A Child is Born for us.” It includes one online seminar, one online meditation and six presentations (using Vimeo). The charge is €20 per household / community. For more information and…

15/11/2021
Read More >>

Scripture Notes – Sunday 14th November 2021

  Heaven and earth will pass away, but my words will not pass away. Welcome The lectionary takes us to our final reading from Mark for 2021. The so-called “Little Apocalypse” (Mark 13) is not so easy to make sense of but perhaps today, in the light of all that is going on, it just might speak to us. We know that quite disastrous climate change threatens us. We stand…

10/11/2021
Read More >>

Zoom Mini Course – Laudato Si

Laudato Si – Open Invitation to All You are invited to join us for a Zoom Mini Course on Laudato Si, Pope Francis Encyclical “On Care For Our Common Home”  We will explore Pope Francis inspiring document which is addressed to each of us and offers a blueprint for responding to the Cry of the Poor and the Cry of the Earth Jane Mellett, Laudato Si officer with Trócaire will be our…

01/11/2021
Read More >>

Scripture Notes – Sunday 7th November 2021

  A poor widow came and put in two small coins COP 26 Columban missionary, Fr. Seán McDonagh speaks about the urgent for all to act now if we are to save the Planet for future generations. Leading up to COP 26, Sean McDonagh argues that the churches have a moral responsibility to care for the Earth and work towards protecting our Planet from further disaster due to Climate Change….

01/11/2021
Read More >>