Emmaus, enthusiasm and encounter

Today’s readings contrast an energetic and uncertain church.  The energy is found in the Acts of The Apostles with all that enthusiasm around sharing the word, confessing to being “witnesses” and inviting others to join the journey of faith – “what you see and hear is the outpouring of that…

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A Living Word April 10th

Last week I met Aidan Mathews in RTE and we recorded five “reflections” for Holy Week. These are being broadcast over the coming days, the first this morning, and take the form of letters exchanged between Jesus and some of the characters in the Passion Story.  Today’s letter is from Jesus…

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