WOJ Christ the King, Year C

By |2019-11-15T10:11:35+10:00November 15th, 2019|Categories: Memes, Special Feasts, Words of Jesus|Tags: , , , , , , |

I promise you, today will be with me in paradise (Jesus, Luke 23:43) Photo by Yoann Boyer on Unsplash Feel free to share “Words of Jesus” with your networks: Tweet or post to social media Include in your organisation’s bulletin Add to your slides for reflection on the Sunday readings Print for staff inspiration Add to your email

King of Kings

By |2020-03-31T10:47:34+10:00November 6th, 2018|Categories: Activities, Articles, Rituals & Prayer, Special Feasts|Tags: , , , , , |

The word: Pilate asked Jesus, “Are you the King of the Jews?” Jesus said, “My kingdom does not belong to this world; if it did, my followers would fight to keep me from being taken by the authorities. You say that I am a king. I was born and came into the world for this

Litany of Praise

By |2017-09-06T05:39:17+10:00December 4th, 2012|Categories: Rituals & Prayer, Special Feasts|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Leader: Lord Jesus Christ, Almighty King. Response: We worship you. Lord Jesus Christ, King of creation.  R Lord Jesus Christ, King of the heavens and the earth. R Lord Jesus Christ, King of the oceans and seas. R Lord Jesus Christ, King of all creatures.  R Lord Jesus Christ, King of all peoples.   R Lord

Couple’s Corner: November 2011

By |2017-09-06T05:37:08+10:00December 2nd, 2012|Categories: Articles, Marriage|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Who is King in our Marriage? God calls couples to place Jesus at the centre of our marriage – to let him reign over our decisions and our relationship. In St Paul’s Letter to the Ephesians, he says: Be subject to one another out of reverence for Christ (Eph 5:21, NRSV). It’s the language of

Majesty Liturgy

By |2017-09-06T05:38:10+10:00December 1st, 2012|Categories: Rituals & Prayer, Special Feasts|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

This is a very simple, but powerful reflection for the feast of  Christ the King. Materials: Armchair King's Crown King's Robe Side table, table cloth Candles, matches Music: Select a suitable hymn or song with a kingly theme. Download the music/lyrics from the web. Eg. “Majesty, Worship his Majesty.” Sample 1 Sample 2 Liturgy Begin

Christ the King!

By |2017-09-06T05:32:54+10:00November 30th, 2012|Categories: Articles, Special Feasts|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Despite the machinations of those who had rejected Christ’s peace, Christ’s reign is complete and eternal... writes Marilyn Rodrigues In 1925 the world was lurching from one major crisis to another, rocked by waves of political, social and economic disorder. Mussolini dismantled the Italian government and took control of the country. Hitler published Mein Kampf

Majesty Liturgy

By |2017-09-06T04:30:23+10:00July 9th, 2012|Categories: Rituals & Prayer, Special Feasts|Tags: , , , , , , , |

This is a very simple, but powerful reflection. Using the music to set the tone and pace, reverently ‘construct’ a throne. Then together say the Litany of Praise. Music: Select a suitable hymn or song with a kingly theme. Download the music/lyrics from the web. Eg. “Majesty, Worship his Majesty”: here Materials: Arm chair Robe

Christ the King Crown & Robe

By |2017-09-06T04:29:29+10:00July 9th, 2012|Categories: Craft, Special Feasts|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Christ the King Crown Create a crown using gold cardboard and decorate with sequins, rhinestones and fake fur (or cotton wool) around the bottom rim. Use this in your prayer space for the Majesty Liturgy. Download the Template Here. Royal Robe 3m of soft purple or gold fabric (velvet works well, check the remnants bin