May Procession at Littlemore

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Our Lady

Sunday, 13th May 2018, 4.00 pm

Littlemore, Oxford

Rosary in The College garden

Procession in Honour of Our Lady from The College to Bl. Dominic Barberi Church

Moses the Type of Christ

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deserto“The Lord thy God will raise up unto thee
a Prophet from the midst of thee, of thy brethren, like unto me;
unto Him ye shall harken.”
Deut. 18:15.
The history of Moses is valuable to Christians, not only as giving us a pattern of fidelity towards God, of great firmness, and great meekness, but also as affording us a type or figure of our Saviour Christ.

Encouragement for the Season of Lent

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newmans-desk_640_x_480 Let us pray Him to bless what we venture for Him, that we may not only labour, but may receive our wages, and gather fruit unto life eternal. This world is a very little thing to give up for the next.

Apostolic Abstinence a Pattern for Christians

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Newman's bedroom Littlemore

(Lent)

“Drink no longer water,
but use a little wine for thy stomach’s sake,
and thine often infirmities.”

1 Tim. 5:23.

 

This is a remarkable verse, because it accidentally tells us so much. It is addressed to Timothy, St. Paul’s companion, the first Bishop of Ephesus. Of Timothy we know very little, except that he did minister to St. Paul, and hence we might have inferred that he was a man of very saintly character;

Christ’s Privations a Meditation for Christians

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Christus

(FIFTH SUNDAY IN LENT)
“Ye know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, that, though He was rich, yet for your sakes He became poor, that ye through His poverty might be rich.”
2 Cor 8:9

As time goes on, and Easter draws nearer, we are called upon not only to mourn over our sins, but especially over the various sufferings which Christ our Lord and Saviour underwent on account of them.

Thoughts for Lent

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Newman Chapel Rome

From the earliest times down to this day, these weeks before Easter have been set apart every year, for the particular remembrance and confession of our sins.

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