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Universal Triumph

Wednesday, June 27, 2018

Solemnity of Sts Peter and Paul  |  Fr Peter Harries considers the significance of the feast of St Peter and St Paul. 
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God's Vineyard

Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Twenty-Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time (A)  |  Fr Peter Harries considers what the fruit of God's vineyard might be.  Read more

Epiphany's Revelation

Wednesday, January 04, 2017

Solemnity of the Epiphany of the Lord  |  Fr Peter Harries looks into the details of the Epiphany account, and considers what is revealed by this event. Read more

The Three Herods

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord. fr Peter Harries contrasts the Kingship of Jesus with that of the three Herods we find in Scripture.  Read more

Chosen to be Friends

Wednesday, May 06, 2015

Sixth Sunday of Easter. fr Peter reflects upon the Christian calling to friendship. Read more

Take and Eat

Sunday, August 03, 2014

Eighteenth Sunday of the Year. fr Peter Harries brings out the rich symbolic meaning of the feeding of the five thousand. Read more

A Surge of the Heart

Sunday, October 20, 2013

Twenty-Ninth Sunday of the Year. Fr Peter Harries shows us how prayer lies at the heart of all we do. Read more

Salvation is Close at Hand

Sunday, December 23, 2012

Fourth Sunday of Advent. Fr Peter helps us to prepare for the coming of the Saviour by reflecting on the journey of Our Holy Mother Mary to her cousin Elizabeth. Read more

A Many-Leveled Sign

Sunday, March 11, 2012

Third Sunday of Lent. Fr Peter Harries preaches on the cleansing of the temple. Read more

Accepting Mercy

Friday, April 22, 2011

Good Friday. Fr Peter Harries preaches on the liturgy of Good Friday. Read more

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