TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Children of God IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Children of God

October 27, 2020 Teresa Brierley

We are getting to the ‘sticky’ end of Matthew’s gospel in our Sunday readings, where the Pharisees and Sadducees are trying to trap Jesus, and once again this week they ask him about which is the greatest commandment of the Law.

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: You are a mission! IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: You are a mission!

October 20, 2020 Teresa Brierley

Once again Sunday night has arrived and I have returned home from Mass to take up a place at my desk to craft yet another message. The intention of these weekly messages is an attempt to keep the readers, and hopefully our diocesan community, up to date with what is happening in our diocese, in the wider church and in the local community.

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: To listen with the ear of the heart IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: To listen with the ear of the heart

October 13, 2020 Teresa Brierley

The following words were recited as part of the Alleluia verse on Sunday:

May the Father of our Lord Jesus Christ
enlighten the eyes of our heart,
that we might see how great is the hope
to which we are called.

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Listen to what the spirit is saying IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Listen to what the spirit is saying

October 06, 2020 Teresa Brierley

It was hard to choose what aspect this week’s message should take, given that I am writing this on October 4, the Feast of St Francis of Assisi.

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Christ-centred Church  IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Christ-centred Church

September 29, 2020 Teresa Brierley

The regular readers of this message would be aware that my Sunday nights are usually dedicated to putting these words together, and so this week is no different.

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Leadership and Structure IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Leadership and Structure

September 22, 2020 Teresa Brierley

I trust that many of you took time to mark International Day of Peace on Monday 21 September, observing a commitment for the people of the world to pledge to a culture of peace.

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Mission and Outreach IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Mission and Outreach

September 14, 2020 Teresa Brierley

This message will arrive in most people’s inbox on Tuesday 15 September which has been marked for our diocese as the Perpetual Day of Remembrance – ‘Shine the light of Christ’.

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Formation and Education IMAGE Opinion & Comment

TUESDAYS WITH TERESA: Formation and Education

September 08, 2020 Teresa Brierley

In preparing for this week’s message, which is the third in a series of breaking open our diocesan five foundations, I reflected on our Sunday readings. I felt the urgent call for us, as a community, to be responsible for each other and all of creation, even more so during this pandemic.