Homily for the 3rd Sunday of Easter, Year B

As we can see in all the Gospels, the sign of Jesus’ empty tomb was not enough for many people to make them believe in the resurrection of Christ. That is why Jesus gave them another sign – he appeared to them himself, but to some people, this was not enough either. We could mention […]

Message from Fr. Ebin

I’m Fr. Ebin from India and was ordained as a priest on 29th December 2001.  I belong to Vincentian congregation which is a religious community of the Syro-Malabar Rite in the Catholic Church. I’m the eldest son of my parents and have one younger sister and brother. I’m so delighted the way you welcomed and accepted […]

A Divine Coincidence?

Last weekend we had our Divine Mercy Feast Day, the culmination of the Easter Octave.  Normally, this would have been followed with a parish meal in the hall, with often some 200 people gathering together!  The graces given by our Lord on this day are certainly something to celebrate together and we hope that next […]

11th April 2021

I am very delighted that today, on Divine Mercy Sunday, I can share with you one wonderful news. Last Thursday I had the privilege and honour of welcoming to our parish Bishop Joseph, Bishop of the Indian Eparchy in Great Britain, and Father Ebin who has been appointed the new assistant priest to our parish. […]

An Extraordinary Grace

DIVINE MERCY SUNDAY April 11th, 2021 After many years of investigation, Saint Pope John-Paul II canonised Sr. Faustina and instigated this day as  “a day of graces for sinners ”,  re-stating Jesus promise of “complete forgiveness of sins AND any punishment due”.  “ This is equal to the grace we receive in baptism.  It offers […]

Homily for Divine Sunday

For today’s second Sunday of Easter which we celebrate as Divine Mercy Sunday, we’ve got a very interesting reading and an even more interesting picture of the Apostles. It is hard to believe that this is the same group of Jesus’ disciples who – in some way – had already experienced Jesus’ Resurrection, because – […]