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morning prayer september 30th

Morning prayer with the Oblate Family: Friday Sept 30th

Good morning all. Let us join Fr Frank Ryan OMI in Saint Joseph’s Parish, Colwyn Bay for morning prayer. Today is the feast day of Saint Jerome and we pray especially for people who are searching for their vocation or their identity at this time. We pray this beautiful prayer of Saint Jerome: O Lord,...

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Fr Louis Lougen meets Pope Francis

From Vatican News: Fr. Lougen: Oblates must leave ‘nothing undared’ to serve Christ’s Kingdom

This article was originally published at Vatican News on September 28th   As the Oblates of Mary Immaculate hold their General Chapter, Fr. Louis Lougen, the outgoing OMI Superior General, praises the work of Oblates across the globe and says his successor needs to be a man of hope and prayer to face the difficulties...

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new superior general of the oblates

14th Superior General of the Congregation elected

Praised be Jesus Christ and Mary Immaculate! Friends, just this morning the 14th Superior General of the Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate was chosen: Fr. Luis Ignacio Rois Alonso, OMI.  

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morning prayer september 29th

Morning prayer with the Oblate Family: Thursday Sept 29th

Good morning all. Let us join Paul Evans in Saint Joseph’s Parish, Colwyn Bay for morning prayer. Today is the feast day of the Archangels – Gabriel, Michael and Raphael. Paul offers a short, interesting reflection on these biblical figures and on the angels, and also references the writings of Fr Ron Rolheiser OMI. We...

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morning prayer september 28th

Morning prayer with the Oblate Family: Wednesday Sept 28th

We join Mary Bond in Saint Joseph’s Parish, Colwyn Bay for today’s time of prayer. To become and live as true followers of Jesus, we must be determined to place him at the centre of our lives, to love him and know him as our living Lord and so grow into the people God has...

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Fr Michael Hughes OMI funeral mass

Funeral Mass of Fr Michael Hughes OMI

Fr. Michael Hughes O.M.I (Cardiff and Inchicore) went to his eternal reward on September 17th, 2022, peacefully at St. James’s Hospital. Predeceased by his parents Lillian and John Hughes and his brother John. Deeply regretted by his brother William, his nieces and nephews Timothy, Clare, Helen, Zoe, Ann and Michael, all the staff of the...

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Morning prayer september 26th

Morning prayer: Tuesday September 27th

We join Frank Bond in Colwyn Bay for today’s morning prayer. Faith and action, prayer and good works. The main characteristics of Christianity. This week, the first readings are all from the Book of Job. You might be familiar with the phrase, “to have the patience of Job”. “The Lord gave and the Lord taketh...

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morning prayer september 26th

Morning Prayer with the Oblate Family: September 26th

With Liz Markey who is a member of the Oblate Parish of Saint Joseph’s, Colwyn Bay in North Wales. It takes time and reflection to listen to what God’s word means to each one of us personally, and we invite you to listen to Liz’s personal reflection on today’s gospel reading. ‘Anyone who welcomes this...

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Morning Prayer with the Oblate Family: Sunday September 25th

Good morning, everyone! Today’s morning prayer is brought to you by Sister Joy, of St. Joseph’s in Colwyn Bay. Today’s reading comes from St Paul’s letter to the Thessalonians. Sr Joy focuses on a few lines – namely, “Rejoice always, pray continually and give thanks in all circumstance.” If we could live by these words,...

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Morning Prayer with the Oblate Family: Saturday September 24th

Good morning, everyone! Today’s morning prayer is brought to you by Sister Magret, of St. Joseph’s in Colwyn Bay. Today’s Gospel reading recounts the time when Mary was at the foot of the cross as she watched her son die. Let us pray for all mothers at the foot of the cross, who have children...

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