Re-encountering Jesus with Dr. Jessie Rogers Lecturer in Sacred Scripture, St. Patrick’s College, Maynooth. Scoil an Chroí Naofa Society St. (near Barrett’s Hardware) Ballinasloe, 2.30 - 5.15 p.m. Sunday, March 5th, 2017. All Welcome.
If we are busy people or tend to have a lot on our minds Lent can easily pass us by and before we know it Holy Week and Easter Sunday have come and gone!
Such living carries its fair share of risk, especially for our well-being. Through this Gathering I invite you to stand back for a moment and to ponder God’s presence in your life and his personal word to you at this time.
When Jesus chose his disciples, he wanted them to spend time with him and to get to know him so that he could send them out to others with the Good News (Mark 3:14)...
Did you know that the Gospel Readings proclaimed at Mass each Sunday follow a three-year cycle and that next year’s readings will draw primarily from St. Matthew’s Gospel? Have you ever found yourself querying a Gospel passage or wondered about its significance for your life or the life of your parish community? Have you ceased to revere the Gospels or perhaps you have never experienced them as God’s means of coming alongside you or your family? Do you stand with those who prepare for Christmas spiritually or do you allow all the other facets of life to overtake you?