19th December, 2021

You, Bethlehem Ephrathah, the least of the clans of Judah!  Out of you will be born for me the one who is to rule over Israel; his origin goes back to the distant past, to the days of old.  4th Sunday of Advent 2021 A few years ago, I received a very interesting Christmas card […]

Homily – 4th Sunday of Advent

Homily for the 4th Sunday of Advent, Year B When I read this gospel a few days ago, I remembered one funny story that happened shortly after my ordination in my first parish when I was a newly ordained priest. I remembered one homily for children that I gave during Advent. It was exactly the […]

Homily – Gaudete Sunday 2020

A few weeks ago, some of my friends asked me to remember and share with them my childhood memories of Advent and waiting for Christmas. So, after a moment of thought, I decided to tell them about one of the most beautiful Polish customs which is still practiced in many parishes, in the country where […]

Pastoral Letter First Sunday of Advent 29 November 2020 On Mission

Dear friends in Christ, ‘Christmas is cancelled!’ This abrupt headline appeared during September, causing consternation throughout the land. It became clearer, journalists were referring to the cultural trappings of a festive season. But there was also the lingering prospect that we may not be able to meet up with all our loved ones because of […]

Online Advent Retreat for Young Adults

NYMO invite all young adults to an online advent retreat. Open to all aged 18-35yrs, each Tuesday of Advent, beginning on 1st December between 8.00-9.30pm join the team on zoom for a time of prayer, worship and reflection. email  hello@nymo.org for more information.