The use of signs and symbols within the Catholic Church is an integral aspect of our faith. Christ Himself made use of them, not only to teach but also to signify through miracles and symbolisms
Our Gospel this Sunday — the feeding of the multitude — could not have come at a better time, when so many people are suffering and even struggling to put food on the table. With the number of
The last few Sundays, our gospel readings from the Gospel of Mark have been short but they describe much about the life of Jesus with His disciples. Last Sunday we heard how Jesus sent them out on
The Gospel today puts a great demand on the disciples of Jesus as “He instructed them to take nothing for the journey except a staff – no bread, no haversack, no coppers for their purses.
After a period of travelling, whether for work or holiday, I always get this nice warm feeling knowing that I’m coming back home. To come back to a familiar setting, even though it may not be a
One of the hallmarks of Jesus’ earthly ministry was healing the sick. In the Gospels we read that Jesus’ reputation gradually grew that wherever He went, people brought the sick to Him, and He