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Lent as a time of Preparation for Baptism

Baptism a participation in the death and resurrection of Jesus Christ. Traditionally Lent has been a time of intense preparation for Baptism. In the Early Church there were many converts from other religions to Christianity and they needed to learn … Continue reading

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The Priest’s Perspective: 24 – 12 – 2019

To the People of God. Christmas is a special time of rebirth. I was baptized on Christmas Day 1970, and so for me it is my Christian birthday. I therefore share a birthday celebration with Jesus my Lord and Saviour … Continue reading

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