Today's Homily Resource

January 17, 2021 Second Sunday in Ordinary Time

January 17, 2021
Second Sunday in Ordinary Time

(1) 1 Samuel 3:3-10, 19

The call of young Samuel, one of the great vocation stories

Samuel was lying down in the temple of the Lord, where the ark of God was. …



17Jan Chris McDonnell’s Catholic Times column

Chris McDonnell’s Catholic Times column

January 17th, 2021

In the beginning was the Word

Chris McDonnell CT January 15th 2021

Take a drive through any town or city and you will find yourself swimming in a sea of words. Instructions telling you what to do, directions telling …

15Jan ACP Statement on Mother and Baby Homes Report

ACP Statement on Mother and Baby Homes Report

January 15th, 2021

Association of Catholic Priests

statement on the

Commission of Investigation’s Report on

Mother and Baby Homes

Friday 15th January 2021

The Association of Catholic Priests would like to associate itself with the various expressions of sorrow and regret from …

15Jan Séamus Ahearne: Thoughts on The Report, Alternative Liturgies, Mr Trump and Indi…

Séamus Ahearne: Thoughts on The Report, Alternative Liturgies, Mr Trump and Indi…

January 15th, 2021

More fidgety fingers on the keyboard

Outdoor entertainment:

The starlings come to Church when no-one else could. They joined the Choir or rather they are the Choir. They like the trees at the Church. I went to the Tolka. It …

14Jan A Conversation on Women Religious – Women Deacons, with Phyllis Zagano

A Conversation on Women Religious – Women Deacons, with Phyllis Zagano

January 14th, 2021

Dr. Zagano examines the questions most often raised by women religious about the possibility of women religious being ordained as deacons or of women deacons joining religious life.

Friday Feb. 12 at 8.00pm Irish time

(3 p.m. Eastern, | 2

14Jan Brendan Hoban: Ordaining women priests back on the agenda     

Brendan Hoban: Ordaining women priests back on the agenda     

January 14th, 2021

Ordaining women priests back on the agenda     

Western People 12.01.21

We live in strange times. What seems like just a few years ago Bishops Christy Jones and Brendan Comiskey were rapped on the knuckles by Rome for suggesting that the …

12Jan Tues 12 Jan 2021: Final Report of the Commission of Investigation into Mother and Baby Homes is published.

Tues 12 Jan 2021: Final Report of the Commission of Investigation into Mother and Baby Homes is published.

January 12th, 2021

The Commission of Investigation into Mother and Baby Homes and certain related matters was established by the Irish Government in February 2015 to provide a full account of what happened to vulnerable women and children in Mother and Baby Homes …

12Jan Pope Francis: Ministries of lector and acolyte to be open to women

Pope Francis: Ministries of lector and acolyte to be open to women

January 12th, 2021
Pope Francis changes the Code of Canon Law to institutionalise what is already allowed in practice: the access of lay women to the service of the Word and the Altar. The Pope explains his decision in a letter to Cardinal

10Jan BOOK REVIEW: The Curia is the Pope – by Dr John O’Loughlin Kennedy (plus video link to book launch)

BOOK REVIEW: The Curia is the Pope – by Dr John O’Loughlin Kennedy (plus video link to book launch)

January 10th, 2021

Review by Joseph S. O’Leary, who has lived in Japan since 1983. He taught in Sophia University and was a research professor in Nanzan University. Publications include Conventional and Ultimate Truth: A Key for Fundamental Theology (University of Notre Dame …

09Jan Séamus Ahearne: Food for the journey and wise women…

Séamus Ahearne: Food for the journey and wise women…

January 9th, 2021

On Jordan’s banks

Victimhood:

The world is rotten with victimhood. Blame-culture is in vogue. Trump is a sad example. His election was stolen. He should be continuing as ‘Capo di Tutti Capi.’ He sent the baggage of his hurt to …

09Jan New Year: New Lockdown: New Opportunities: Lumen Dominican Centre online supports – “Fill your minds…”

New Year: New Lockdown: New Opportunities: Lumen Dominican Centre online supports – “Fill your minds…”

January 9th, 2021

We are an Adult Education Centre, located on the Dominican Campus in Sion Hill, Blackrock, Co Dublin, and our website is

https://www.lumenop.ie/

On our website you can read our Mission Statement:

Lumen Dominican Centre derives its mission from the educational




Scroll Up