London now has a shrine of the Blessed Sacrament

Corpus Christi, the hidden gem in the very heart of Covent Garden, has stood here for over 140 years. To those who have visited: a dark, dusty building, much in need of some love and care, the blackened painted walls more reminiscent of the Victorian smog in which it was built, than the heavenly Kingdom it was meant to portray. This was not the vision for this building when it was opened. When he preached at the opening Mass on 20th October 1874, Cardinal Manning declared: “A sanctuary has been…

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YEAR B: HOMILY FOR WEDNESDAY OF THE NINTH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME (1) HOMILY THEME: HE IS NOT GOD OF THE DEAD BUT OF THE LIVING 

YEAR B: HOMILY FOR WEDNESDAY OF THE NINTH WEEK IN ORDINARY TIME HOMILY THEME: HE IS NOT GOD OF THE DEAD BUT OF THE LIVING BY: Fr. Benny Tuazon   HOMILY: (Mk. 12:18-27) Wednesday of the Ninth Week in Ordinary Time In the day’s Gospel Jesus was questioned by the Sadducees regarding the truth of the resurrection. They gave Jesus a very difficult situation. Jesus was hard put to explain how a woman who married seven brothers one after another after each died, would relate with those seven husbands in…

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Reading for Wednesday of the Ninth Week in Ordinary Time Year B. Memorial: Saint Norbert, Bishop. Liturgical Colour: green/white

First Reading: (2 Timothy 1: 1-3, 6-12) Responsorial Psalm: (Psalms 123: 1b-2ab, 2cdef) Gospel: (Mark 12: 18-27)   First Reading: (2 Timothy 1: 1-3, 6-12) Paul, an apostle of Jesus Christ, by the will of God, according to the promise of life, which is in Christ Jesus. To Timothy my dearly beloved son, grace, mercy, and peace, from God the Father, and from Christ Jesus our Lord. I give thanks to God, whom I serve from my forefathers with a pure conscience, that without ceasing, I have a remembrance of thee in my…

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