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We are entering our final week of the 5 Marks of Love course that we have studied as a community over the last five weeks. I have been moved and impressed by both the Thursday and Sunday group’s willingness to engage with the activities and discussions, and the level of trust that has been quickly […]

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The world has been a little grim recently, with various countries and world leaders making decisions that shock us, make us cringe, make us feel angry etc. War and terrorism are ever present, and I find myself along with others of you, expressing concern, but also occasionally feeling a great weight of sadness. With that, […]

Fr Canon Kevin Hunt

At the half-way stage of our Lenten journey the Church gives us this Refreshment or Mothering Sunday, a relaxing of the fast, to help us catch our breath. Today we have flowers on the altar, the vestments are rose-coloured, organ voluntaries are played and simnel cake is served. Next Sunday, Lent 5 or Passion Sunday, […]

Fr Canon Kevin Hunt

Accountability is a buzz-word these days. One way or another, in politics and business, in civic and community living, people question, hold one another to account. We see this on a grand scale in the stand-off between President Trump and the US Courts, or the current series of protests against oil pipelines. On the individual […]

Fr Canon Kevin Hunt

At St. James’ this Lent there are a number of spiritual exercises available for us: the Lent study group, Five Marks of Love, after High Mass on Sundays or at 5.30 for 6.00 pm on Thursdays; an hour of silent prayer before the Blessed Sacrament at 4.00 pm on Sundays; Stations of the Cross after […]