Today's Homily

Saturday of Week 7 in Eastertide
Ecclus. 51:12-20 & Mk 11:27-33
The first reading beautifully describes Sirach’s love affair with Wisdom. “When I was still a youth, before I went travelling in my prayers I asked outright for wisdom” (v.13). “I have been...
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