LITURGY MATTERS: I find myself wondering... IMAGE Liturgy Matters

LITURGY MATTERS: I find myself wondering...

August 08, 2023 Louise Gannon rsj

There’s a lot happening for all of us, as individuals and as a church community. Over recent times it has given me pause to wonder about the gaps I experience between belief and practice in myself, as much as in our community. What follows are some of my meandering ponderings.

LITURGY MATTERS: 'Be still and know that I am God' IMAGE Liturgy Matters

LITURGY MATTERS: 'Be still and know that I am God'

July 25, 2023 Louise Gannon rsj

This verse from the scripture (Ps 46: 10) came unbidden into my mind and heart at least a couple of months ago. I’ve learnt, in my long years, to pay attention when God communicates with me like this!   

LITURGY MATTERS: You are invited to come rest a while IMAGE Liturgy Matters

LITURGY MATTERS: You are invited to come rest a while

July 11, 2023 Fiona Duque

Last year, the Christian Initiation Forum held its first reflection day, Come Rest a While, for those ministering in Christian Initiation in their parishes and for all parishioners.

LITURGY MATTERS: The Collect IMAGE Liturgy Matters

LITURGY MATTERS: The Collect

June 27, 2023 Fiona Duque

Praying at Mass isn’t just something that the presiding priest undertakes. It is something we are all called to do.

LITURGY MATTERS: A winter wonderland of formation and initiation opportunities IMAGE Liturgy Matters

LITURGY MATTERS: A winter wonderland of formation and initiation opportunities

June 13, 2023 Louise Gannon rsj

There’s a lot of liturgical opportunities bubbling away as we embark on winter. Here’s a few that might interest you.

LITURGY MATTERS: "Go forth, the Mass is ended" IMAGE Liturgy Matters

LITURGY MATTERS: "Go forth, the Mass is ended"

May 30, 2023 Fiona Duque

Or is it? Sure, the liturgy has ended but there is more to it. We don’t ‘leave’ the Mass, we are ‘sent forth’. So why does this matter?

LITURGY MATTERS: What We Sing Matters IMAGE Liturgy Matters

LITURGY MATTERS: What We Sing Matters

May 16, 2023 Fr Andrew Doohan

One of the common comments I have heard in the time after the recent Coronation of King Charles III concerned the musical beauty that was part of this momentous event.

LITURGY MATTERS: Living Confirmation daily IMAGE Liturgy Matters

LITURGY MATTERS: Living Confirmation daily

May 02, 2023 Louise Gannon rsj

With Easter comes the start of the ‘Confirmation season’ with kick off this week at Raymond Terrace.