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