A Vision for Renewal: The Social Teaching of Pope Francis

A Vision for Renewal: The Social Teaching of Pope Francis

  "The most important sign for the Church in this time of turbulent change is Pope Francis himself, writes Michael Casey OCSO. Francis is a sign not only through his personal style – and...

Latest Mass Schedule

Latest Mass Schedule

Mass Schedule from 25 Sept to 2 Oct 2022. Sunday Year C. Weekday Year 2. 

In the Goodness of God: A Memoir by Dom Kevin

In the Goodness of God: A Memoir by Dom Kevin

Dom Kevin O’Farrell (1919-2006) was a Cistercian monk of lowly background, who became a leader of remarkable foresight. Having lived as an ordinary monk for twenty years, he was elected the first...

Homily for 17th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C) 2022

Homily for 17th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C) 2022

‘Now Jesus was praying in a certain place, and when he finished, one of his disciples said to him, “Lord, teach us to pray.” (Luke 11:1) Jesus’ answer was an answer given to his disciples. In those...

Homily for Pentecost Sunday 2022

Homily for Pentecost Sunday 2022

Today we celebrate the Feast of Pentecost. It marks the end of the Easter Season, the end of what we call our celebration of the Paschal Mystery — the suffering, death, resurrection, ascension and...

Homily for the 4th Sunday of Easter 2022

Homily for the 4th Sunday of Easter 2022

“The sheep that belong to me listen to my voice; I know them and they follow me.” (John 10:27) This morning’s Gospel puts before us the image of Jesus as the Good Shepherd — curious since in this...

Honorary Doctorate to Fr Michael Casey ocso

Honorary Doctorate to Fr Michael Casey ocso

On 6 April 2022, the Pontifical Athenaeum Sant’Anselmo in Rome with the patronage of the Australian Embassy to the Holy See celebrated the solemn conferral of the Doctorate Honoris Causa in Theology...

Homily for Easter Vigil Mass 2022

Homily for Easter Vigil Mass 2022

St Luke’s account of the Resurrection begins where the Passion left off, with the women at the Tomb of Jesus. (Luke 23:55-56) They come back bringing spices to anoint the body of Jesus, a task held...

Homily for Holy Thursday 2022

Homily for Holy Thursday 2022

Tonight’s Gospel begins: ‘Now before the feast of the Passover, Jesus, knowing that his hour had come — when he would pass from this world to the Father’ (John 13:1) This situates Jesus’ story within...

60th Anniversary of Monastic Profession

60th Anniversary of Monastic Profession

On the Solemnity of St Patrick, Fr David and Fr Michael renewed their vows as they celebrate their 60th anniversary of monastic profession.

Autumn 2022 Newsletter

Autumn 2022 Newsletter

Solemn Profession & Monastic Consecration | General Chapter | Annual Retreat | Synodality | Interculturality | Br Jonathan | Rainfall | Earthquake | Seasons | CREATED FOR COMMUNION - Homily

Homily for the 1st Sunday of Lent (Year C) 2022

Homily for the 1st Sunday of Lent (Year C) 2022

‘And Jesus, full of the Holy Spirit, returned from the Jordan and was led by the Spirit in the wilderness for forty days, being tempted by the devil.’ (Luke 4:1-2) As we begin our journey towards...

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