Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate

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tuesday august 16th morning prayer

Morning Prayer with the Oblate Family: Tuesday August 16th

Good morning friends, today we join Kirk Jacob of the Oblate Partners in Mission Team in Lourdes for morning prayer. The theme of today’s prayer is the invitation to be an ‘Anawim’. The anawim of the Old Testament were the poor of every sort: the vulnerable, the marginalized, and socio-economically oppressed, those of lowly status...

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Morning Prayer with the Oblate Family: Monday August 15th

Good morning, everyone! Today, we join Kay Curran, of the Oblates Lourdes Pilgrimage Team, for our morning prayer together. Today’s Gospel reading is from Luke, and is Mary’s Magnificat. The reading is full of reflection on what makes Mary great in the eyes of God. Our lives can be full with doubt, difficulty, suffering and...

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Morning Prayer with the Oblate Family: Sunday August 14th

Good morning, everyone! Today, we join Kay Curran, of the Oblates Lourdes Pilgrimage Team, for our morning prayer together. Today’s Gospel reading is from Hebrews. Thank you for joining us this morning.

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Morning Prayer with the Oblate Family, August 7th

Good morning, everyone! Today, we join Heidi Schofield, from Holyhead, for our morning prayer together. Today’s Gospel reading is from Luke, in which Jesus tells his followers that for those to whom much has been given, much will be expected. Heidi then goes on to quote C. S. Lewis, from his book ‘Mere Christianity’, on...

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Morning Prayer with the Oblate Family, August 6th

Good morning, everyone! Today, we join Heidi Schofield, from Holyhead, for our morning prayer together. Today’s Gospel reading is from Luke, and is of the transfiguration of Jesus. May we someday see the splendor of Jesus as Peter, John and James did on top of the mountain. Perhaps we’d react in a similar way to...

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Morning Prayer with the Oblate Family, August 4th

Good morning, everyone! Today, we join Pádraig Corcoran, a Youth Worker from Inchicore, Dublin, for our morning prayer together.   Today’s Gospel reading is from Matthew, when Jesus asks his disciples who he is. Peter answers correctly, that he is the Messiah, the Son of the Living God. Jesus then gives Peter the keys to...

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Morning Prayer with the Oblate Family, August 3rd

Good morning, everyone! Today, we join Pádraig Corcoran, a Youth Worker from Inchicore, Dublin, for our morning prayer together. Today’s Gospel reading is from Matthew, and details the time in which a Canaanite woman asks Jesus to help his daughter, who is tormented by a demon. In the end, it is her persistence and sure...

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Morning Prayer with the Oblate Family, August 2nd

Good morning, everyone! Today, we join Christine Hunt from Holyhead for our morning prayer together.   Today’s Gospel reading is from Matthew, and focuses on when Jesus walked on the water of the Sea of Galilee during a storm. Peter was able to walk on the water too for a moment, before becoming frightened and...

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Morning Prayer with the Oblate Family, August 1st

Good morning, everyone! Today, we join Christine Hunt from Holyhead for our morning prayer together. Today’s Gospel reading is of the feeding of the 5,000. Sometimes we feel as though we have little to offer, or that we cannot make an impact in this world. But, in fact, we can do great things with the...

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Morning Prayer with the Oblate Family, July 31st

Good morning, everyone! Today, we join Mary O’Brien of the Oblate Lourdes Pilgrimage Team for our morning prayer together. Today’s Gospel reading is from Luke. It is focused on the parable of the rich man who had a good harvest and wanted to store it all and live an easy life. But God rebukes him,...

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