Reflections on the Sunday Gospel

The liturgy of the Catholic Church provides a framework for reflection which is used by Catholics throughout the world.  Some people prefer to reflect upon the readings for each day; others reflect upon the gospel reading for Sunday during the week. Whatever method you choose, the readings are a great context for reflection.


First Sunday in Advent - 27 November 2016

The rather foreboding tone of this passage from Matthew’s gospel is in contrast to the levity and colour of shopping malls which have begun their Christmas promotions. “Staying awake” is what children are thinking about doing on Christmas Eve to see if they can get a glimpse of Santa and his reindeer...More

 

First Sunday of Advent, Year A
Matt 24: 37-44
Christ the King, Year C
Luke 23:35-43
33rd Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year C
Luke 21:5-19
32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C
Luke 20:27-38
31st Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C
Luke 19:1-10
30th Sunday in Ordinary Tome, Year C
Luke 18:9-14
29th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C
Luke 18:1-8
28th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C
Luke 17:11-19