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A feeling of expectancy had grown among the people, who were beginning to think that John might be the Christ, so John declared before them all, ‘I baptise you with water, but someone is coming, someone who is more powerful than I am, and I am not fit to undo the strap of his sandals; he will
On the Feast of the Epiphany (6th of January 2019) we celebrate many things such as the baptism of Jesus and the recognition by the world that a saviour is born. We also celebrate the arrival of the wise men who brought gifts of gold, frankincense and myrrh.
The children of Dunleer Parish who will receive the sacrament of First
After Jesus had been born at Bethlehem in Judaea during the reign of King Herod, some wise men came to Jerusalem from the east. ‘Where is the infant king of the Jews?’ they asked. ‘We saw his star as it rose and have come to do him homage.’ When King Herod heard this he was perturbed, and
Every year the parents of Jesus used to go to Jerusalem for the feast of the Passover. When he was twelve years old, they went up for the feast as usual. When they were on their way home after the feast, the boy Jesus stayed behind in Jerusalem without his parents knowing it. They assumed he was
The Peace light direct from Bethlehem arrived in Ireland and was brought to St. Brigid’s Church this morning Sunday the 23rd of December 2018 and presented at our 11.30am Mass by the 14th Louth Scout Group Drogheda and our own St. Brigid’s Girl Guides and Brigini.
Gospel of Matthew 1:18-25
How Jesus Christ came to be born
This is how Jesus Christ came to be born. His mother Mary was betrothed to Joseph; but before they came to live together she was found to be with child through the Holy Spirit. Her husband Joseph; being a man of honour and wanting to spare her publicity,
Mary set out and went as quickly as she could to a town in the hill country of Judah. She went into Zechariah’s house and greeted Elizabeth. Now as soon as Elizabeth heard Mary’s greeting, the child leapt in her womb and Elizabeth was filled with the Holy Spirit. She gave a loud cry and said, ‘Of