May 11, 2020

13th May Rosary meditation – He gave gifts

13th May Rosary meditation – He gave gifts As you reflect on the mystery of the Ascension you could perhaps meditate on the gifts you need at this time to reach out to others. The Risen and Ascended Jesus returned to the Father for a purpose.This is explained very well […]
May 11, 2020

12th May: Rosary Meditation – Now He is seated at the right hand of God……

12th May: Rosary Meditation – Now He is seated at the right hand of God…… As we continue to reflect on the Ascension I invite you to explore the image of the Pantocrator. It’s a word that means Almighty, all-powerful, capturing some of the awe that the early Christians experienced […]
May 11, 2020

11TH MAY ROSARY MEDITATION: After the Lord Jesus had spoken to them….

11TH MAY ROSARY MEDITATION: After the Lord Jesus had spoken to them…. According to the Gospel of Mark the Risen Lord Jesus left his disciples only after he had encouraged and strengthened them for outreach and mission When Jesus was crucified the disciples were full of fear…..After they encountered the […]
May 11, 2020

Rosary Reflection May 10

After the Lord Jesus had spoken to them, he was taken up into heaven and he sat at the right hand of God (May 10) We often find it difficult to think about the idea of the Lord Jesus being taken up into heaven.We can have childish notions about this, […]
May 8, 2020

Ways of Looking – Reflection – 9 May

Ways of looking. (9th May 2020) The disciples experienced the absence of Jesus yet again. A cloud covered him and they could no longer see clearly. Yet they still kept looking. They were trying to hold on to Jesus. The disciples were without the physical presence of Jesus but now […]
May 7, 2020

What is the Meaning of the Ascension? – May 8

WHAT IS THE MEANING OF THE ASCENSION? We are told that Jesus lifted up his hands, looked closely at each one of his disciples and blessed them. He seemed to disappear behind a cloud and was no longer visible. A cloud is very often a symbol for God. God the […]
May 5, 2020

Look beyond what our eyes can see – May 7th

May 7th – Look beyond what our eyes can seeThe Resurrection – Mark 16:6“Don’t be alarmed,” he said. “You are looking for Jesus the Nazarene, who was crucified.He has risen! He is not here. See the place where they laid Him. Today we reflect on those words “See the place […]
May 5, 2020

Our Plan May Not be God’s Plan – May 6th

May 6th – Our plan may not be God’s plan. The Resurrection – Mark 16:6“Don’t be alarmed,” he said. “You are looking for Jesus the Nazarene, who was crucified. He has risen! He is not here. See the place where they laid Him.   Let’s place ourselves in the Gospel […]
April 30, 2020

5th May rosary meditation: Looking for Jesus who was crucified

5th May rosary meditation: Looking for Jesus who was crucified After the resurrection the disciples were very confused,they had placed the body of Jesus safely in a tombthen later the tomb was found to be empty. They thought that robbers had stolen his body.they looked for Jesus everywhere in Jerusalem….. […]
April 30, 2020

4th May – Rosary Meditation – Don’t be Alarmed

4th May Rosary Meditation: Don’t be alarmed  As you prepare to pray your rosary you are invited to reflect on these words from the Gospel of Mark16:6:‘Don’t be alarmed.’ As you take time to ponder these words of the Risen Jesus,what fears or worries are you aware of in your […]
April 30, 2020

Rosary in Two Minutes – Busted Halo

Rosary in Two Minutes  – What is the Rosary ?   The Rosary is a Catholic prayer devotion that draws us closer to Jesus and Mary by reflecting on key moments in their lives. According to Catholic tradition, Mary gave the Rosary to St. Dominic when she appeared to him […]
April 29, 2020

ROSARY MEDITATIONS FOR MAY starting on the 1st May 2020

Rosary Meditations for May 2020 Pope Francis’ letter for May 2020 encourages all of us to “rediscover the beauty of praying the Rosary at home in the month of May.” Letter of Pope Francis Starting on the 1st May we will offer a daily reflection. Please tune in and join […]
March 29, 2020

Pope Francis’ Prayer to Mary during the Coronavirus Pandemic

Pope Francis’ Prayer to Mary during the Coronavirus Pandemic O Mary,you always shine on our pathas a sign of salvation and of hope.We entrust ourselves to you, Health of the Sick,who at the cross took part in Jesus’ pain, keeping your faith firm.You, Salvation of the Roman People,know what we […]
March 26, 2020

The Angelus

    The Angelus V. The Angel of the Lord declared unto Mary,R. And she conceived of the Holy Spirit.Hail Mary, etc… V. Behold the handmaid of the Lord.R. Be it done unto me according to Your Word.Hail Mary, etc… V. And the Word was made flesh,R. And dwelt among […]
March 25, 2020

The Rosary

The Rosary Prayer The Rosary is a form of christian contemplation/prayer of fifteen moments in the life of Jesus for many centuries as seen through the mind of Mary. They were called the Joyful, Sorrowful and Glorious Mysteries of the Rosary. In 2002 Pope John Paul II proposed a fourth […]
March 25, 2020

Memorare – Prayer to Our Lady

The Memorare to Our Lady Remember, O most gracious Virgin Mary, that never was it known that anyone who fled to thy protection, implored thy help, or sought thine intercession was left unaided.Inspired by this confidence, I fly unto thee, O Virgin of virgins, my mother;to thee do I come, […]
March 25, 2020

Hail Holy Queen (Salve Regina)

Hail Holy Queen (Salve Regina) Hail, holy Queen, Mother of mercy,hail, our life, our sweetness, and our hope.To you we cry, the children of Eve;to you we send up our sighs,mourning and weeping in this land of exile.Turn, then, most gracious advocate,your eyes of mercy toward us;lead us home at […]
March 25, 2020

Hail Mary

Hail Mary Hail Mary,full of grace,the Lord is with you.Blessed are you among women,and blessed is the fruit of your womb, Jesus.Holy Mary,Mother of God,pray for us sinners,now and at the hour of our death.Amen.