Entries by William Henry

Gospel and readings 22.11.2020

The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe Lectionary: 160 Reading 1 EZ 34:11-12, 15-17 Thus says the Lord GOD: I myself will look after and tend my sheep. As a shepherd tends his flock when he finds himself among his scattered sheep, so will I tend my sheep. I will rescue […]


By Hannah Brockhaus Vatican City, Nov 16, 2020 / 02:17 pm MT (CNA).- It is a core tenet of the Catholic faith that demons are real, and as said in the St. Michael prayer, that they “prowl about the earth seeking the ruin of souls.” As a lifelong Catholic, Italian journalist Fabio Marchese Ragona has always […]

Fr Michael Griffin

The life and death of a Galway priest is being remembered in the city this weekend. Fr Michael Griffin was lured from his home and subsequently killed by British forces, on this day a century ago. His death convulsed the city, with thousands of mourners turning out to pay their respects at his funeral, just […]

Gospel and readings 15.11.2020

Thirty-third Sunday in Ordinary Time Lectionary: 157 Reading 1 PRV 31:10-13, 19-20, 30-31 When one finds a worthy wife, her value is far beyond pearls. Her husband, entrusting his heart to her, has an unfailing prize. She brings him good, and not evil, all the days of her life. She obtains wool and flax and […]

Fr. Rookeys, miracle prayer

The Miracle Prayer (By Father Rookey) Lord Jesus, I come before you, just as I am, I am sorry for my sins, I repent of my sins, please forgive me. In your Name, I forgive all others for what they have done against me. I renounce Satan, the evil spirits and all their works. I […]