The Good Samaritan – Gospel Reflection 15th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Sunday, 10 July 2022
The Good Samaritan saw, felt compassion and acted On the road to Jerusalem Jesus taught the way of discipleship.  The spiritual life has been compared to a tripod supported on...
Gospel Reflection – Fully Committed Christians
Saturday, 25 June 2022
  Fully Committed Christians Mass this Sunday puts aside the purple vestments of Lent and the white vestments of Eastertide as we return to the green of Ordinary Time.  We...
Brother Bosco Connolly OFM Cap.
Thursday, 23 June 2022
It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Brother Bosco Connolly OFM Cap. Brother Bosco was based in Ard Mhuire, Co Donegal. He was a Capuchin Missionary...
The Real Presence – The Solemnity of Corpus Christi
Sunday, 19 June 2022
[caption id="attachment_4476" align="aligncenter" width="550"] Image by Norbert Staudt from Pixabay[/caption] The Real Presence is the Real Thing The Feast of the Body and Blood of Christ is a celebration of...
Capuchin Friar in Detroit develops App to teach Franciscan Spirituality
Sunday, 05 June 2022
Today we have Apps for everything! So why not an App that introduces us to the life and teachings of St Francis and St Clare. Well, that's exactly what Brother...
Happy Birthday Brother Anthony !
Sunday, 22 May 2022
  This weekend, Brother Anthony Boran OFM Cap., celebrates a very signifiant birthday as he turns 99 years of age. We wish Anthony well and give thanks to the Lord...
Gospel Reflection – 6th Sunday of Easter – Peace I bequeath you
Sunday, 22 May 2022
In the opening prayer of today’s Mass we ask God to help us celebrate our joy in the resurrection of the Lord.  The Gospel reading today (John 14: 23-29) sparkles...
Gospel Reflection for Palm Sunday – Jesus the Wounded Healer
Saturday, 09 April 2022
Jesus the Wounded Healer On Passion Sunday each year we have what people refer to as the long gospel, properly called The Passion of Our Lord Jesus Christ.  This year...
Sunday Reflection – The Grace of Confession
Sunday, 20 March 2022
The Grace of Confession Lent is a season of preparation for Easter when we will renew our baptismal promises to reject the wiles of Satan and to commit ourselves afresh...
The Capuchin Friars ministering in Ukraine
Saturday, 05 March 2022
Since our very foundation in 1525, the Capuchin Friars have been called to serve the people of God in some of the most difficult and challenging situations including times of...
Gospel Reflection – Your words flow out of what fills your heart
Saturday, 26 February 2022
Your words flow out of what fills your heart On this Sunday we have the third extract from the great sermon on the plain where Jesus sets out the ideals...
Be Compassionate as your Father is Compassionate – Gospel Reflection
Saturday, 19 February 2022
Be compassionate as your Father is compassionate This Sunday our Gospel (Luke 6:27-38) picks up from last Sunday when we were introduced to the Sermon on the Mount which is...