Life & Soul

The Solemnity of Ss Peter and Paul, Acts 12:1-11; 2 Tim 4:6-8 & 17-18; Mt 16:13-19 (Year B)

The value of receiving the pallium publicly from the hands of the Successor of Peter will be lost

Twelfth Sunday of the Year, Job 3:1 & 8-11; 2 Corinthians 5:4-17; Mark 4: 35-41

Remembering a friend who had a life-long passion for history and a deep-rooted faith

The Eleventh Sunday of the Year – Ez 17:22-24; 2 Cor 5:6-10; Mk 4:26-34 (Year B)

Catching up with an old friend who became a TV evangelist and a celebrity chef

The Solemnity of the Most
Holy Body and Blood of Christ –
Ex 24:3-8; Heb 9:11-15; Mk 14:12-16 & 22-26 (Year B)

Archbishop John Carroll had an extraordinary impact on American Catholicism

The Solemnity of the Holy Trinity Deut 4:32-34 & 39-40; Rom 8:4-17; Mt 28:16-20 (Year B)

It is worth remembering that the American Church predates our own restored English hierarchy by some 70 years