Today's Homily

Saturday of Week 2 in Lent
Micah 7:14-15, 18-20 & Lk. 156:1-3, 11-32
“The Lord is compassion and love.” Those words of the responsorial psalm summarise both today's readings. The first is an appeal to God to be merciful. “Once more have pity on us, tread down...

For Our Times:

A Special Homily For Our Times: Amid Coronavirus Think Of Heaven

Welcome

Thank you for visiting my website. I hope you find the homilies of some interest, and will be happy to recommend them to your family and friends.

From a very young age I wanted to be a priest. When I was a young boy in Delhi serving Mass I met a Capuchin priest I admired and so I made up my mind it was to be a Capuchin. One of my ambitions in life is for at least two young men to admire the life I lead and so inspire them to follow in my footsteps. If you feel called to be a Capuchin and you think I can help you, please contact me or write to me.

Should you want to support my work for the starving in the world, I would be grateful for any donations, no matter how small. Please send these by cheque to:

Father Francis Maple,
The Franciscan Friary,
Pantasaph,
Holywell,
Flintshire,
CH8 8PE