December 19th Christmas Day Sunday Dec 25th 2011

December 19th     Christmas Day Sunday Dec 25th 2011(Midnight Mass & Mass during the Day) A. The Bible as Guide in Life and Liturgy (Sunday/Feastday Readings) 1. Midnight Mass. The Humanity of Christ   First Reading (Isaiah 9:2-7). The historical background to this reading seems to have been the events of 732 BC when the Assyrian … [Read more…]

December 5 th 3rd Sunday of Advent (Gaudete “Rejoice” Sunday) Dec 11th 2011

December 5th   3rd Sunday of Advent (Gaudete, “Rejoice” Sunday) Dec 11th 2011 This third Sunday in Advent has been traditionally known in the Latin liturgy as Gaudete Sunday, from the opening word of the entrance antiphon Gaudete¸”Rejoice”, from the letter to the Philippians 4:4-7, a text given in full in the earlier Latin liturgy and … [Read more…]

2nd Sunday of Advent Dec 4th 2011

  November 28th                     2nd Sunday of Advent (Dec 4th 2011)   A. The Bible as Guide in Life and Liturgy (Sunday Readings) First Reading (Isaiah 40:1-5, 9-11). This is the beginning of the second major division of the book of Isaiah, known as Deutero-(or Second) Isaiah. The reading is better understood when put in … [Read more…]

FEAST OF CHRIST THE KING Nov 20th 2011

November 14 Feast of Christ the King (Nov 20th 2011) Response to Faith with the Bible Bible texts: www.biblegateway.com A. The Bible as Guide in Life and Liturgy (Sunday Readings) B. The Bible in Dialogue with Questions of the Day (November 14th for Feast of Christ the King, November 20th) A. Sunday Readings; B. Dialogue: … [Read more…]

October 24th – 31st Sunday of the Year

  Response to Faith with thr Bible Bible texts: www.biblegateway.com A. The Bible as Guide in Life and Liturgy (Sunday Readings) B. The Bible in Dialogue with Questions of the Day October 24  31st Sunday of the Year (Year 1) (November 14th for Feast of Christ the King; A. Sunday Readings; B. Dialogue: Atheism, Monotheism, … [Read more…]

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Welcome! Click here to access: Sunday Dialogue These internet pages owe their origin to a series of talks and discussions on the Sunday Scripture readings at Mass and the opportunity this presents for discussing some current topics relating to religion and Christian life. The series was arranged for Monday nights, from 7pm to 9pm, at … [Read more…]

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These internet pages owe their origin to a series of talks and discussions on the Sunday Scripture readings at Mass and the opportunity this presents for discussing some current topics relating to religion and Christian life. The series was arranged for Monday nights, from 7pm to 9pm, at Scoil Mhuire, Ennistymon, as follows: October 10th … [Read more…]

October 10 29th Sunday of the Year (Year 1)

RESPONSE TO FAITH WITH THE BIBLE A. The Bible as Guide in Life and Liturgy (Sunday Readings)B. The Bible in Dialogue with Questions of the Day October 10 29th Sunday of the Year (Year 1) A. INTRODUCTION TO SUBJECT We live in an age and country where fundamental issues of faith are being discussed. Believers … [Read more…]