Posts tagged St Peter

Witness to the faith and glorify the Lord

Yet if one suffers as a Christian, let him not be ashamed, but under that name let him glorify God.

Always be prepared to give an account for the hope that is in you

The inability for us to live out the sacramental life as a Catholic is a real trial but also an opportunity to bear witness to the Lord. In this mini-martyrdom, are we ready to act and speak in a way that gives a reason for the hope that is in us?

Christ the Rock

Only if we are able to stand upon this living stone will we be able to emerge from this present crisis positively, revealing more clearly that we are a chosen race, royal priesthood, God’s own people and where our true joy will be found.

The resurrection and its connection to morality

It is in the light of the profound hope of the resurrection that Peter has been encouraging the faithful to build their lives.

Joy in the new creation

Fr Neil’s homily for the Second Sunday of Easter has been posted on the blog.

Homily for Easter 4: Encountering Christ, preaching the Gospel.

We encounter the preaching of the Apostle Peter following his incredible encounter with the Risen Lord, the breathing of Jesus upon them with the words “Receive the Holy Spirit” and the manifestation of that Holy Spirit at Pentecost. This series of events transform the fearful disciples into Apostles, the denying Peter into the Rock on […]