November 2019

Dear friends in Christ,   Today’s Gospel highlights the kingship of Jesus in the scene of the crucifixion:  his most unusual throne is the cross, his crown is the crown of thorns. Christ is enthroned as King on the cross for he has triumphed over sin and...

Dear OLPH Family and Friends, Only one more week to the end of this Church Year and the Feast of Christ the King!    Only two more weeks to the beginning of the new Church Year with the First Sunday of Advent! Next week after the Sunday...

Dear friends in Christ,   Some people seem to assume that what doesn’t make sense to them doesn’t make sense at all. This is the situation in today’s Gospel passage about the Sadducees who didn’t believe in the resurrection. They came to Jesus quoting Moses’ law that...

Dear OLPH Family and Friends,   Only four more weeks until Advent and the beginning of a new Church Year!  In the new Church Year we will hear from St. Matthew’s Gospel.  As usual, I strongly recommend that you make the time to read the whole of...