3rd Week of Easter : Tuesday 20th April, 2021

Dear Friend in the Lord, “Bread of Life”: In today’s Gospel, Jesus proclaims to the crowd, “I am the Bread of Life.  He who comes to Me will never be hungry; he who believes in Me will never thirst.”  Ponder on, “Do we value the Eucharist as the greatest Continue Reading

3rd Week of Easter : Monday 19th April, 2021

Dear Friend in the Lord, God in my Life: In today’s Gospel, Jesus reminds the crowd, “Do not work for food that cannot last, but work for food that endures to eternal life; the kind of food that the Son of Man is offering you.”  Ponder on, “How often Continue Reading

3rd Week of Easter : Sunday 18th April, 2021

Dear Friend in the Lord, Risen Lord – Appearance: In today’s Gospel, Jesus appears to His disciples and tells them not to doubt that He has Risen, “Look, touch Me; a ghost has no flesh and bones as you can see I have; . . . have you anything Continue Reading

2nd Week of Easter : Saturday 17th April, 2021

Dear Friend in the Lord, Fears – Faith: In today’s Gospel, the disciples were facing a storm in the sea, and Jesus appeared to them to assure them, “Do not be afraid, it is I”.  Ponder on, “When we were facing the storms in our lives, did we look Continue Reading

2nd Week of Easter : Friday 16th April, 2021

Dear Friend in the Lord, Miracles – Faith: In today’s Gospel, Jesus’ miracle of feeding five thousand men, challenges us to trust in God’s Compassionate Love fully in all our needs.  In the parable the little boy shared his fish and loaves, likewise we are also called to be Continue Reading

2nd Week of Easter : Thursday 15th April, 2021

Dear Friend in the Lord, Truth - Divine or Earthly?: In today’s Gospel, John the Baptist proclaims that there is an infinite contrast between the Divine truth and human knowledge.  Believe in what Jesus the Messiah reveals from God our Father as He Wills that every person be freed Continue Reading

2nd Week of Easter : Wednesday 14th April, 2021

Dear Friend in the Lord, Truth and Faith: In today’s Gospel, Jesus proclaims that God our Father sent His Son Jesus to be our Saviour.  Those who believe in Him and live His Truth and Teachings, with sincerity and commitment will gain Eternal Life.  Ponder on, “Am I living Continue Reading

2nd Week of Easter : Tuesday 13th April, 2021

Dear Friend in the Lord, Gift of Faith: In today’s Gospel, Jesus explains that human knowledge and observation of things externally, cannot unveil the mysteries of God.  But, if we are receptive to God’s revelation of the Holy Spirit, we will be enlightened about divine mysteries and will grow Continue Reading

2nd Week of Easter : Monday 12th April 2021

Dear Friend in the Lord, Children of God: In today’s Gospel, Jesus proclaims to Nicodemus that we are all called to be Baptised by Water and in the Holy Spirit, that transform us into children of God.  Ponder on, “The gift of faith that offers the divine gift of Continue Reading

Divine Mercy Sunday : 11th April, 2021

Dear Friend in the Lord, Faith – Doubt?: In today’s Gospel, Jesus asked Thomas the apostle to put his finger into His wounds to verify that He is the same Lord who was Crucified, and is now Risen.  Do we doubt the Gospel of our Risen Lord or are Continue Reading

Saturday within Easter Octave : 10th April, 2021

Dear Friend in the Lord, Easter Truth – Disbelief: In today’s Gospel, Jesus reproached His disciples for their incredulity and obstinacy of believing that He has Risen.  Ponder on, “Are we also guilty of our lack of faith in Jesus, who assured us that we will never be alone, Continue Reading

Friday within Easter Octave : 9th April, 2021

Dear Friend in the Lord, Risen Christ – Appearances: In today’s Gospel episode, the Risen Lord appeared to His disciples; performed the miraculous large catch of fish, and then prepared breakfast for them by the Sea of Tiberius.  Ponder on, “The Risen Jesus’ Spirit is always Present to us Continue Reading

Thursday within Easter Octave : 8th April, 2021

Dear Friend in the Lord, Easter Joy!  In today’s Gospel, when the Risen Lord appeared to His disciples, they were filled with such great joy that they were dumbfounded.  The disciples’ fears for their lives were transformed into great joy!  Ponder on, “What are my deepest and greatest experiences Continue Reading

Wednesday within Easter Octave : 7th April, 2021

Dear Friend in the Lord, “Recognising Jesus”: In the episode of the disciples’ journey to Emmaus, Jesus was walking beside them, but they could not recognised the Risen Lord, until at the Breaking of the Bread.  Ponder on, “Are my hectic life, emotional needs, materialistic fancies preventing me from Continue Reading
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