SMC 9th December 2018

December 9, 2018
S John the Baptist is, in a way the patron of this holy season of Advent, in which we prepare for the second coming of Christ at the end of…

SMC 2nd December 2018

December 2, 2018
So, are you ready for Christmas? With the season of advent we can finally start thinking about Christmas. These four Sundays of advent encourage us to prepare for the coming…

SMC 18th November 2018

November 18, 2018
There are one or two things I really hate about being a Parish Priest. One of them is having to choose hymns! Those of you who have attended a Mass…

21st October 2018 SMC

October 21, 2018
St Mary’s Lansdowne Road, Twenty-Ninth Sunday of the Year, 21st October Halloween means, of course, All Hallows’ Eve, the eve of the Feast of All Hallows. The Hallows are the…

SMC 14th October 2018

October 14, 2018
“Good master, what must I do to inherit eternal life?” asks the young man in the Gospel reading this morning. It’s a good question; one which we have all asked,…