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Jul
21

Homily - 16th Sunday in Ordinary Time C - Bishop McKeown

Sunday, 17 July 2022  Jesus is continuing his journey to Jerusalem. Today he is welcomed into the house of Martha and Mary. His actions and words...

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Aug
31

Homily - 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time - Bishop McKeown

Sunday, 28 August 2022  The relationship between the Pharisees and Jesus seems to have been very edgy. They were presumably decent people who, in...

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Nov
15

Homily - 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time - Bishop McKeown

Sunday, 13 November 2022 Mass to inaugurate the Servant Sisters (Sr Clare Crockett's association) community in Crossroads Today Jesus is in Jerusalem,...

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Nov
21

Homily- Feast of Christ, Universal King - Bishop McKeown

Sunday, 20 November 2022 Following Jesus in St Luke's Gospel, we arrive today at the destination which Jesus always had in mind – the Cross. This was ...

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Nov
29

Homily - First Sunday of Advent A - Bishop McKeown

Sunday, 27 November 2022 Last Sunday we celebrated Christ as the Universal King. That marks our belief in the final destination of the world where all...

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Dec
05

Homily - 2nd Sunday of Advent A - Bishop McKeown

Sunday, 4 December 2022 The poet TS Eliot spoke about the temptation of "being distracted from distraction by distraction". What he saw was a barrage ...

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Dec
25

Homily - Christmas 2022 - Bishop McKeown

Christmas Day As human beings, we have always loved stories. Down through the centuries, people huddled around fires on dark nights to hear tales of h...

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Jan
02

Homily - Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God World Day of Peace 2023 - Bishop McKeown

Sunday, 1st January 2023 Today we celebrate the 8th day of Christmas – but it has nothing whatever to do with eight maids a milking! We are still cele...

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Jan
09

Homily - Ordination to the Diaconate of Stephen Ward - Bishop McKeown

Friday, 6 January Feast of the Epiphany 2023 Today's feast of the Magi finding Jesus is quite appropriate for the ordination of a new Deacon in this d...

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Jan
16

Homily - Second Sunday in Ordinary Time - Bishop McKeown

Sunday, 15 January 2023 The church's year has seasons when particular themes are emphasised, such as Advent, Lent and the Easter Season. Today we are ...

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