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God-like Desires

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Seventh Sunday of Ordinary Time (C)  |  Fr Lawrence Lew OP reflects on our response towards our enemies, and considers how the Christian response can thwart the true Enemy.  Read more

Donum Dei Altissimi!

Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Pentecost Sunday (B)  |  Fr Lawrence Lew rejoices in the Gift that God wants to give us to lead us into the full Truth of our redeemed humanity. Read more

Living in the Truth

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Twenty-First Sunday of Ordinary Time (A)  |  Fr Lawrence Lew reflects on God's providence in revealing to the Church the truth of who Jesus is. Read more

Lighting Candles in the Dark

Wednesday, November 23, 2016

First Sunday of Advent (A)  |  Fr Lawrence Lew looks at the Advent candle as a reminder of our baptismal vocation to walk in the light of Christ. Read more

In the Midst of Life

Monday, February 08, 2016

Ash Wednesday. fr Lawrence Lew helps us to see how Lent is the season in which we learn to die to sin. Read more

Why Stand Looking into Heaven?

Tuesday, May 12, 2015

The Ascension of the Lord. fr Lawrence asks in what sense we should look for the coming of the Lord. Read more

Called to Richness

Thursday, July 24, 2014

Seventeenth Sunday of the Year. fr Lawrence Lew reflects on what makes us truly rich. Read more

God's Chosen People

Sunday, October 13, 2013

Twenty-Eighth Sunday of the Year. Fr Lawrence Lew reflects upon how God invites us to co-operate in the work of our salvation. Read more

Love, And Do What You Will

Sunday, December 16, 2012

Third Sunday of Advent (Gaudete Sunday). Fr Lawrence Lew argues that following Christ is not about being 'nice', but involves our complete transformation in Christ as God's children. Read more

The Three Peaks Challenge

Sunday, March 04, 2012

Second Sunday of Lent. Fr Lawrence Lew speaks to us of mountains. Read more

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