October 2022 Allocutio

The Rosary Fr. Paul Churchill This month gives us many reasons to reflect again on Our Lady. St. Luke’s feast day reminds us of the evangelist…

September 2022 Allocutio

“Just have faith” (Mk 5:36) Fr. Paul Churchill These are challenging words both in the order of nature and of grace. For example, Covid-19 has…

August 2022 Allocutio

“Because you’re getting closer to heaven!” Fr. Paul Churchill This time of year provide us with a great array of saints who are very…

July 2022 Allocutio

A Vision of Marriage Fr. Paul Chuchill I was asking myself what I might say to you this month and, turning to Our Lady, I asked her what she wanted…

June 2022 Allocutio

Mary our Mother Fr. Paul Chuchill You have spent your day doing street contact or home visitation. It seems to you that your efforts were…

May 2022 Allocutio

Mary our Mother Fr. Eamon Devlin CM The Feast of Our Lady of Fatima this year has a renewed urgency for us and for our troubled world. In 1917 as…

April 2022 Allocutio

“Not my will but yours be done!” Fr Paul Churchill On this Palm Sunday we begin our great celebration of the saving events of history. What we…

March 2022 Allocutio

MOTHER OF SORROWS Fr. Paul Churchill The central reflection of Lent is always the Passion of Our Lord. We meditate on that most noble act by which…

February 2022 Allocutio

Support your local Bishop In the last month I was notified that I had been appointed Spiritual Director to Concilium. I accept this office knowing…

January 2022 Allocutio

“The Holy Spirit will come upon you”. Fr. Liam Ó Cuív (Reading: Chapter 39, 15 A vague apostolate is of little value. p. 295) In these times…

December 2021 Allocutio

Fr. Paul Churchill We are celebrating at this time of year a most extraordinary event, namely that God should come and live in and be part of his…

November 2021 Allocutio

“The Scourging At The Pillar” Fr. Paul Churchill Some of you may be familiar with the work of Hans Urs von Balthasar, The Threefold Garland…