Missionary Oblates of Mary Immaculate

morning prayer

Morning Prayer with the Oblate Family: Saturday September 17th

Good morning everyone, and welcome to Morning Prayer on the first day of our Lourdes pilgrimage this year. We join Gerard Bennett, of the Oblate Lourdes Pilgrimage Team. The Gospel reading is from Luke, and is the parable of the sower, planting his seeds different surfaces – rich soil, rock, path and thorns. Today, we...

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Morning Prayer with the Oblate Family: 10th September

Good morning, everyone! Today, we invite you to join James, from London, for our morning prayer. Today’s reading is from the Gospel of Luke, “Everyone who comes to me and listens to my words and acts on them – I will show you what he is like. He is like the man who when he...

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Morning Prayer with the Oblate Family: Friday 9th September

Good morning, everyone! Today, we invite you to join James and Bruna, from London, for our morning prayer. Today’s reading is from the Gospel of Luke, “Why do you observe the splinter in your brother’s eye and never notice the plank in your own?” It’s a very natural and human temptation to make assessments and...

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Morning Prayer with the Oblate Family: Thursday 8th September

Good morning, everyone! Today, we invite you to join Fr Martin Moran OMI, from St. Mary’s Star of the Sea parish, in Leith, Edinburgh, for our morning prayer. Today’s reading is from the Gospel of Matthew. It describes how Jesus was born – Mary being pregnant, Joseph suggesting to divorce and the angel telling him...

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Morning Prayer with the Oblate Family: Wednesday 7th September

Good morning, everyone! Today, we invite you to join Fr Martin Moran OMI, from St. Mary’s Star of the Sea parish, in Leith, Edinburgh, for our morning prayer. Today’s reading is from the Gospel of Luke. It is of the Beatitudes. The happiness that Jesus speaks of in today’s reading is not based on fleeting...

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Morning Prayer with the Oblate Family: Tuesday 6th September

Good morning, everyone! Today, we invite you to join Tina Doherty, from St. Mary’s Star of the Sea parish, in Leith, Edinburgh, for our morning prayer. Today’s reading is from the Gospel of Luke. In it, Jesus calls the names of his twelve apostles and heals the people nearby. Before that, Jesus had gone up...

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Morning Prayer with the Oblate Family: Monday 5th September

Good morning, everyone! Today, we invite you to join Joyce Fegan, from St. Mary’s Star of the Sea parish, in Leith, Edinburgh, for our morning prayer.   Today’s reading is from the Gospel of Luke. It is about the time when Jesus healed the man with the withered hand on the Sabbath, much to the...

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Morning Prayer with the Oblate Family: Sunday 4th September

Good morning everyone, and thank you for joining us today, on Sunday 4th September, for morning prayer. Today, we are with Kathy Barclay, from St. Mary’s Star of the Sea, in Leith. Today’s reading is from the Gospel of Luke, where Jesus gives the message that we have to be prepared to give up everything...

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Morning Prayer with the Oblate Family: Saturday 3rd September

Good morning, everyone! Today, we invite you to join Chris Rowlands, from St. Mary’s Star of the Sea parish, in Leith, Edinburgh, for our morning prayer. Today’s reading is from the Gospel of Luke. In it, Jesus is questioned by the Pharisees as to why his disciples are eating and drinking, instead of fasting. Jesus...

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Morning Prayer with the Oblate Family: Friday 2nd September

Good morning, everyone! Today, we invite you to join Chris Rowland, from St. Mary’s Star of the Sea parish, in Leith, Edinburgh, for our morning prayer. Today’s reading is from the Gospel of Luke. It recalls the time when Jesus performed a miracle of fish, with Peter, James and John. The apostles didn’t know about...

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