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August 31, 2017

Lectio Divina

Forget yourself 22nd Sunday in Ordinary time: Mt 16:21-27 21 JFrom that time on Jesus began to say plainly to his disciples, “I must...

Mass readings

Ordinary Form Divine Office Week II Sunday, September 3: 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time Jer 20:7-9; Ps 63; Rom 12:1-2; Mt 16:21-27 Monday, September...

Give ISIS fighters a second chance

Some viewers complain that The State (Channel 4, available on Channel 4 on-demand) glorifies ISIS, the parastate of Islamist fanatics stretching from northern Iraq...

Pictures of the week

1 Ratcliffe College in Leicestershire has recorded an increase in its overall GCSE pass rate. Its mathematics department has attained a 100 per cent...

Bishops’ engagements

Cardinal Nichols (Westminster) Sun: Consecration Mass at the Church of Mary Immaculate and St Gregory the Great, 82 Union Street, Barnet, Herts, EN5 4HZ,...

Prize crossword 0506

Cryptic across 7 Few protect a line dancer in the NT (6) 8 Cow the ex-President to link up with university (6) 9 Messianic...

Stuck in traffic

There’s a famous billboard that hangs along a congested highway that reads: “You aren’t stuck in traffic. You are traffic!” Good wit, good insight!...

Young adulthood is harder for women

What do I want for my children? Most parents, when asked that question, would say “for them to be happy”. It’s an understandable response,...

Why jailbirds turn to God

For the first time, according to a recent report, Catholics outnumber Anglicans in British prisons. Whereas half of prisoners were Anglicans in 1993, only...

Comments of the week

Germany’s Church tax is not the problem SIR – Dr Seferta’s suggestions for the German Church (Letter, August 18) deserve to be considered according...

Lectio Divina

Forget yourself 22nd Sunday in Ordinary time: Mt 16:21-27 21 JFrom that time on Jesus began to say plainly to his disciples, “I must...

Mass readings

Ordinary Form Divine Office Week II Sunday, September 3: 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time Jer 20:7-9; Ps 63; Rom 12:1-2; Mt 16:21-27 Monday, September...

Give ISIS fighters a second chance

Some viewers complain that The State (Channel 4, available on Channel 4 on-demand) glorifies ISIS, the parastate of Islamist fanatics stretching from northern Iraq...

Pictures of the week

1 Ratcliffe College in Leicestershire has recorded an increase in its overall GCSE pass rate. Its mathematics department has attained a 100 per cent...

Bishops’ engagements

Cardinal Nichols (Westminster) Sun: Consecration Mass at the Church of Mary Immaculate and St Gregory the Great, 82 Union Street, Barnet, Herts, EN5 4HZ,...

Prize crossword 0506

Cryptic across 7 Few protect a line dancer in the NT (6) 8 Cow the ex-President to link up with university (6) 9 Messianic...

Stuck in traffic

There’s a famous billboard that hangs along a congested highway that reads: “You aren’t stuck in traffic. You are traffic!” Good wit, good insight!...

Young adulthood is harder for women

What do I want for my children? Most parents, when asked that question, would say “for them to be happy”. It’s an understandable response,...

Why jailbirds turn to God

For the first time, according to a recent report, Catholics outnumber Anglicans in British prisons. Whereas half of prisoners were Anglicans in 1993, only...

Comments of the week

Germany’s Church tax is not the problem SIR – Dr Seferta’s suggestions for the German Church (Letter, August 18) deserve to be considered according...