TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: On Care For Our Common Home IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: On Care For Our Common Home

May 17, 2022 Teresa Brierley

I am conscious that I write this message at the beginning of Laudato Si’ week (16 – 25 May), marking the seventh anniversary of Pope Francis’ encyclical Laudato Si’: On Care For Our Common Home.

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Vocations Sunday IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Vocations Sunday

May 10, 2022 Teresa Brierley

I am writing this week’s message at the end of Mother’s Day, and I hope you had a lovely family day on Sunday 8 May.

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Follow me IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Follow me

May 03, 2022 Teresa Brierley

As the readers of this message know, my sitting on a Sunday night to scribe, usually provides me with a time of reflection for the week that has passed, and the one to come. As I listened to the Gospel of John (21:1-19) being proclaimed tonight at the Cathedral, I was struck by Jesus calling his disciples ‘children’.

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: A womb of new life IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: A womb of new life

April 26, 2022 Teresa Brierley

It is Monday evening, and Allen and I have just returned from a weekend away in Canberra. It was good to take a break and to spend time with one of our children and his family, connecting with them, and with what is important to them.

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Alleluia IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Alleluia

April 19, 2022 Teresa Brierley

Last week I began my message with Hosanna, and this week, the word is Alleluia, a word I have sung many, many times during the Easter Vigil and Easter Sunday Masses.

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Hosanna IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Hosanna

April 12, 2022 Teresa Brierley

Holy Week has begun with the word Hosanna (Save Us). We have entered our holy and busy time liturgically, physically, emotionally and spiritually.

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Communities of faith, hope and love IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Communities of faith, hope and love

April 05, 2022 Teresa Brierley

Once again, my Sunday night has come around quickly with nightfall coming earlier than usual because of the change of daylight-saving time.

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: World harmony and peace IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: World harmony and peace

March 29, 2022 Teresa Brierley

On the Sunday of this fourth week of Lent, some of us would have heard the reading from Luke’s Gospel (15:1-3,11-32) about the Prodigal Son, while others may have listened to the reading from John’s Gospel for Year A, about the man born blind and whose sight Jesus restored.