WOJ, Palm Sunday, Year A

By |2020-03-27T15:52:48+10:00March 27th, 2020|Categories: Lent & Easter, Memes, Words of Jesus|Tags: , , , , , |

'Take it and eat,' he said, 'this is my body.'...Drink from this, all of you, for this is my blood, the blood of the covenant, poured out for many for the forgiveness of sins. ( Jesus, Matthew 26:26-28) Photo by Josh Applegate on Unsplash Feel free to share “Words of Jesus” with your networks: Tweet or post to

The Easter Triduum

By |2020-03-31T15:07:09+10:00March 5th, 2020|Categories: Articles, CathKids, Lent & Easter|Tags: , , , , , |

Celebrating the Easter Triduum @Home The Easter Triduum refers to three days in the Church’s calendar which express the central mystery of our Christian faith. It begins on Holy Thursday as we focus on Jesus’ farewell words and deeds at the Last Supper. Good Friday is when we ponder the events of his suffering

WOJ Lent 2, Year A

By |2020-02-28T09:35:15+10:00February 28th, 2020|Categories: Lent & Easter, Memes, Words of Jesus|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

'This is my Son, the Beloved; he enjoys my favour. Listen to him' (Mat 17:5)   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

WOJ Lent 1 Year A

By |2020-02-21T10:05:04+10:00February 21st, 2020|Categories: Lent & Easter, Memes, Words of Jesus|Tags: , , , , , |

The Lord your God is the one to whom you must do homage (Jesus, Mat 4:10) 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

The Biblical Roots of Ash Wednesday

By |2020-02-14T10:06:43+10:00February 14th, 2020|Categories: Lent & Easter|Tags: , , , , |

In this video, Dr. Pitre gives insight into the Biblical foundation for Ash Wednesday, as well as the rationale and purpose of the season of Lent. He addresses questions such as: Why do you we use ashes? Why are we asked of the Church to increase our fasting, prayer, and almsgiving during Lent? Is Lent

Restorative Practices @ Home

By |2020-03-06T09:22:44+10:00October 5th, 2018|Categories: Articles, Parenting|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

No one puts their feet on the floor each morning with the intention to cause harm to others... write Vic & Liz O’Callaghan. Sometimes things go wrong. Sometimes they go wrong regularly. This can happen anywhere, but it can often happen at home, and it is hard to talk about it. What can we do?

Waste Not Stale Bread

By |2017-09-07T03:47:32+10:00February 25th, 2015|Categories: Lent & Easter, Recipes|Tags: , , , , , |

One of the ways we can heighten our appreciation of the food God gives us is to avoid wastage. Here’s an Tuscan favourite for using up stale bread. Panzanella Ingredients: 2/3 loaf of day-old bread (Sourdough works best. More than one type is fine too. Just don't use regular sliced bread) 500 g of mixed

Rituals for Lent

By |2017-09-07T03:45:35+10:00February 17th, 2015|Categories: Articles, Lent & Easter|Tags: , , , , , , |

of Death and Life It is often said that there can be no resurrection without death. New life is almost always preceded by death in an perpetual cycle of regeneration. This cycle of death and rebirth is evident everywhere in the created order around us. We see how the death and ‘burial’ of the seed is what allows it