• Feast of the Circumcision Building on a Solid Foundation The Church places the name of Jesus at the beginning of the year to teach us the important truth that the new year can become a happy year only when Jesus lives in our hearts. Today, my dear children, as we start the new year, we are [...]
  • Hail, Full of Grace! Today we celebrate a feast of the Blessed Virgin, Mary, Mother of God, who was born without sin. She was a child of grace from the first moment of her life. Whilst all human beings are born in sin, the words of the angel, "Hail, full of grace!" are truly said of our Blessed[...]
  • Good Will and Kindness One night, hundreds of years ago, in a country far across the sea, some shepherds were watching their sheep in the fields.  The stars were shining brightly in the deep blue sky, the woolly sheep and the little lambs were sleeping nearby, and it was very still.  The shepherd[...]