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Not a Comfort Blanket

(Acts 17, 22-31; John 14, 15-21)   Can you remember having a something which you used to comfort yourself when you were a baby or a small child? Or something your children had? For some children it’s a dummy, for … Continue reading

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Essentials of Prayer

(Psalm 84, 1-7; Luke 18, 9-14)   Imagine the scene. It is either dawn or mid-afternoon and the sacrifice of atonement for the sins of the people of Israel is being offered in the Temple in Jerusalem. As the proper … Continue reading

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Who’s Calling You?

(Easter 4.  Yr C.            Acts 9, 36-43; John 10, 22-30)  Have you noticed how bossy our equipment has become these days? Once upon a time, we humans were in charge. We decided when to set … Continue reading

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