In responding to a tricky question posed to him – do you support your people or the Emperor – Jesus avoids being drawn into a simple and divisive answer. We too must try not to be drawn into the desire of others to unreflectively take a side when things are complex and subtle. Rather, Christ calls us to consider the good of all.
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The cover art this week is Render unto Caesar by Michiel Coxi, 1583 Held in the Museo Pontevedra, Spain.
29th Sunday of the YearSunday 22nd October
11am Sung Mass and Sunday School
St John of Capistrano11am Sung Mass and Sunday School
Monday 23rd October
St Antony Mary Claret
Tuesday 24th October
Wednesday 25th October
6.30pm Mass and Benediction
Of the Holy Angels
SS Chad and Cedd
Thursday 26th October
Friday 27th October
SS Simon and Jude
Saturday 28th October
138th Anniversary of the Dedication of St Benet and All Saints Church
Sunday 29th October