The Remnants of Christmas Day

Today, is Stephen’s Day, although its more commonly called Boxing Day. In a homily for the Feast of Saint Stephen, the first Christian Martyr, whom we celebrate at Mass at noon, we ask what are the remnants of Christmas Day? Today, outside the houses of many people sits the debris of Christmas Day.  The exchangeContinue reading “The Remnants of Christmas Day”

Love is a Strange Thing

‘In the darkest and deepest hour of the night, as silence descends upon the earth, we gather to celebrate the birth of Christ whose coming, so we are told, promises peace and brings hope.’ Here is Fr Dean’s homily for the Christmas Mass at Midnight, which reminds us of the Christmas call to challenge injustice,Continue reading “Love is a Strange Thing”