Homily

Fr. Ray’s Homily Holy Thursday

Posted on

Homily Holy Thursday Yr C 18.04.2019 C/W Exodus 12:1-14.Ps 116.1 Cor 11:23-26. Jn 13:1-17,31b-35 Tonight the mission of Jesus is proceeding inexorably to its climax. Several crucial things are going on here. A few days before, Jesus had been anointed at Bethany. Tonight, Jesus washes his disciples feet; He creates the Ministerial Priesthood; He institutes […]

Homily

Fr Ray’s Homily for Evensong on Palm Sunday

Posted on

Palm Sunday Sung Evensong 190414 6.00pm Psalm 69:1-20. Isaiah 5:1-7. Luke 20:9-19 (see also Matthew 21:33-42/Mark 12:2-10) From our Gospel reading, at this stage in Luke’s gospel Jesus is already in Jerusalem and he will not leave the city again. He is proceeding towards the Last Supper, and then Good Friday. The whole of the […]

Homily

Fr Ray’s Homily Palm Sunday

Posted on

Homily Palm Sunday Yr C 14.4.19 8.00 & 10.30 Palms Luke 19:28-40. Isa 50:4-9a. Ps 31:9-16. Phil 2:5-11. Luke 22:14-23-56. Most of us have had to carry heavy burdens in our lives. Did we force ourselves to carry on regardless, putting a brave face on it? Whilst all the time churning away inside and feeling […]