Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate


Gospel Reflection for the 4th Sunday of Advent, December 18th

The Aboriginal peoples of Australia are recognised as being one of the oldest cultures in the world. For them all of creation was ‘dreamed’ into existence. It is called the “Dreamtime” and is the foundation of their rich spiritual beliefs and culture. Indeed, ‘dreaming’ is central to all cultures of the world. It is the...

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No Room in the Inn

Jesus was born outside of the city, outside of a hospital, outside of a normal house. The Gospels tell us he was born in a stable, outside the city because there was no room for them in the inn. We have always vilified the infamous innkeeper who turned Mary and Joseph away, and the lesson...

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Join the online Advent Evening Retreats 2022 – Tuesdays in Advent at 7:30pm

“Hearing Voices of Hope” Times: Tuesday 29 November Tuesday 6 December Tuesday 13 December Tuesday 20 December During this season of Advent, you are invited to participate through scripture, prayer, reflection and sharing on this time leading to the birth of Christ. Join a weekly evening retreat each Tuesday in Advent from 7:30-8:30pm. We begin...

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December 22nd

Gospel Reflection for Sunday December 22nd 2019

We’re almost there – but not just yet! Waiting for Christmas can be so hard and not just for children! For the last number of weeks, we have been surrounded by all the signs, sounds, symbols of Christmas; lights, decorations, carols, trees, gifts and presents. These are all very important parts of our festivities and...

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Photos: The Young at Heart Club afternoon with 106 members

The Young at Heart Club in Kilburn met today for an afternoon of Christmas arts and crafts. It was a great day. 106 members rolled in! Next week we have 246 joining us for our Christmas dinner at the Crown Hotel in Cricklewood. We will have a five course meal with two entertainers and a...

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December 1st

December 1st : Gospel Reflection for the first Sunday of Advent

Let us walk in the Light of the Lord As the seasons change, so too does the liturgical life of the church. This Sunday as we begin the Sacred Season of Advent, we also begin a new liturgical for the year ahead. Hopefully we will notice these changes around us, especially in our churches. The...

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