Monthly Archives: November 2015

Surviving Disaster and Triumphing — Lk 21:28-36 — 29 Nov 2015

“Look Up”: When our world ends … a new world of light begins   THE MOMENT OF FEAR AND DESPERATION Imagine that you are on a ship travelling through the Pacific Ocean, sleeping in your cabin at 4:30 a.m. – … Continue reading

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Love Has True Power and Purpose — John 18:

Love Has True Power and Purpose A famous speech of US President Franklin Delano Roosevelt on Jan 6, 1941 was “The Four Freedoms” speech (of speech, of religion, from want, from fear).  These “Four Freedoms” were illustrated in Norman Rockwell’s … Continue reading

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Breaking through Anxiety — Mk 13:1-8 — 15 Nov 2015

Mk 13:1-8 Breaking through Anxiety The whole world was shocked with the terrorist shootings and violence in Paris on Friday 13th November.  It was possibly associated with the drone attack on “Jihadi John” (Mohammed Emwazi), who in his turn had … Continue reading

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Put In Everything — Mk 12:38-44 — 8 Nov 2015

On Veterans’ Day, or Remembrance Day, we remember the supreme sacrifice of those who have died for their country.  They put in everything.  All too often, veterans  who have risked everything still need our support and assistance. Joe Biden recently … Continue reading

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The Hope that Empowers … Rev 21:1-6a … 1 Nov 2015

We have the world renowned New World symphony by Antonin Dvorak, written in 1893, during his five year stint in the USA.  Incorporating Negro and Native American music, this symphony is full of the promise, the open spaces, and the … Continue reading

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