RSSArchive for May, 2016

It Was Worth It: A Post Easter Reflection

It Was Worth It: A Post Easter Reflection

  This year I gave birth to my first Lenten baby. That is to say, I gave birth to a baby in the season of Lent. My others were born in Ordinary Time and Advent. Reflecting one night, during my hospital stay, on the beauty of bringing new life into the world, in spite of […]

FRONING: Fittest Man In History ~ Movie Review

FRONING: Fittest Man In History ~ Movie Review

  You may be wondering why on earth Young Catholic Mums would be reviewing this movie?? Let me tell you. Recently my husband and I watched this documentary. It was a weeknight, we felt like watching something – there was NOTHING but trash on TV (as usual right?) and my husband wanted to watch it, […]

Gospel Reflections ~ The Most Holy Trinity (2016)

Gospel Reflections ~ The Most Holy Trinity (2016)

  AUDIO GOSPEL REFLECTIONS ~  The Most Holy Trinity (2016) Recorded Homily, Sunday 22nd May 2016: By Father Peter Murphy, Parish Priest, Holy Spirit Lavington, New South Wales. LISTEN NOW  

Mum's Night Out ~ Movie Review

Mum’s Night Out ~ Movie Review

  I have been meaning to write this review for a while now, seeing as I saw this movie about a year ago! Anyway here I am, as it needs to be written! And shared. This was one of those movies that, I’ll be honest, I had low expectations for. It popped up on my […]

Could Your Expectations Be Causing Conflict In Your Marriage?

Could Your Expectations Be Causing Conflict In Your Marriage?

  EXPECTATIONS EXPECTATIONS EXPECTATIONS!! How many times have we let our expectations get the better of us?? The problem is, you may not even realise you are doing it. I had an interesting realisation this past weekend about expectations. I noticed I tend to fight more with my husband on the weekend, while week days […]

Gospel Reflections ~ Pentecost Sunday (2016)

Gospel Reflections ~ Pentecost Sunday (2016)

  AUDIO GOSPEL REFLECTIONS ~  Pentecost Sunday (2016) Recorded Homily, Sunday 15th May 2016: By Father Peter Murphy, Parish Priest, Holy Spirit Lavington, New South Wales. LISTEN NOW    

Gospel Reflections ~ The Ascension of The Lord (2016)

Gospel Reflections ~ The Ascension of The Lord (2016)

  AUDIO GOSPEL REFLECTIONS ~  The Ascension of The Lord (2016) Recorded Homily, Sunday 8th May 2016: By Father Peter Murphy, Parish Priest, Holy Spirit Lavington, New South Wales. LISTEN NOW    

DIY Confirmation Card

DIY Confirmation Card

  I recently went to a Confirmation for a friend’s child and decided to make the card. I thought this would be a great opportunity to tie in her Confirmation Saint and also give her a keep-sake including the 7 seven gifts of the Holy Spirit that she can reflect on in years to come. […]

Ascension Sunday

Ascension Sunday

In the Apostles Creed the only ancient statement of Christian beliefs, one of the twelve articles of which the Creed is comprised says: “he ascended into heaven where he is seated at the right hand of God the Father..” Jesus ascended and was not assumed. Indeed, Elijah in the Old Testament was assumed in a […]

Gospel Reflections ~ 6th Sunday of Easter (2016)

Gospel Reflections ~ 6th Sunday of Easter (2016)

  AUDIO GOSPEL REFLECTIONS ~  6th Sunday of Easter (2016) Recorded Homily, Sunday 1st May 2016: By Father Peter Murphy, Parish Priest, Holy Spirit Lavington, New South Wales. LISTEN NOW