May 2021 Allocutio

“The Descent of the Holy Spirit on the Apostles” By Fr. Paul Churchill We are in Pentecost time and that causes me to reflect on the third…

April 2021 Allocutio

“Mary, my only-begotten Son’s gentle mother” By Fr Paul Churchill One great saint whom we celebrate in April is Catherine of Siena. No doubt…

March 2021 Allocutio

“What was going on in Mary as she stood at the foot of the Cross?” By Fr. Paul Churchill Just at a basic human natural level it had to be that…

February 2021 Allocutio

“Bring everything to Mary and let her have charge of it” Fr. Paul Churchill I was reflecting, at the beginning of this month, on the…

January 2021 Allocutio

Thy Will be done Fr. Paul Churchill People are asking, “When can we get back to where we were?” The answer is that we will never go back to…

December 2020 Allocutio

He delights to be in our presence Fr. Paul Churchill “The Word was made flesh and dwelt among us” (Jn 1:14). All we celebrate at this time of…

November 2020 Allocutio

As we approach Advent Fr. Paul Churchill “The people that walked in darkness have seen a great light; on those who live in a land of deep shadow…

October 2020 Allocutio

Mary, Queen of the Harvest Fr. Paul Churchill In our Northern Hemisphere we are coming towards the end of the harvest season. During autumn the…

September 2020 Allocutio

Trust Her Completely Fr. Paul Churchill During the first total lockdown resulting from the growing spread of Covid 19 earlier this Spring I had a…

August 2020 Allocutio

The Queenship of Our Lady Fr. Paul Churchill The month of August is studded with Feasts of Our Lady or Feasts about events or people connected to…

July 2020 Allocutio

Trust in God still Fr. Paul Churchill Over the past few months, as I listened with interest to news items and discussions, I could have been…

June 2020 Allocutio

Frank Duff and True Devotion to the Holy Spirit Fr Bede McGregor O.P. Spiritual Director of the Concilium One of the most precious gifts in the…