EPISODE 44: 13 June 2021 – 11th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B

“The mustard seed, the smallest of all the seeds, grows into the biggest shrub of all.” Mark 4:26-34


EPISODE 43: 6 June 2021 – St Columba’s Feast Day

“This is my body. This is my blood.” Mark 14:12-16, 22-26


EPISODE 42: 30 May 2021 – The Most Holy Trinity & Mary Mackillop Today

“Baptise them in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the holy Spirit.” Matthew 28:16-20. To find out more about Mary Mackillop Today programs in Timor Leste and how to give visit www.marymackilloptoday.org.au


EPISODE 41: 23 May 2021 – Pentecost

 “Jesus said to them again, “Peace be with you. As the Father has sent me, so I send you.” And when he had said this, he breathed on them and said to them, “Receive the Holy Spirit.” John 20:19-23


EPISODE 40: 16 May 2021 – The Ascension of the Lord

“The Lord Jesus was taken into heaven and is seated at the right hand of God.” Mark 16:15-20


EPISODE 39: 25 April 2021 – Anzac Day

“The good shepherd lays down his life for his sheep.”  John 10:11-18


EPISODE 38: 28 March 2021 – Palm Sunday

The passion of our Lord Jesus Christ according to Mark. Mark 14:1-15:47


EPISODE 37: 14 March 2021 – 4th Sunday of Lent

“God sent his Son into the world that we might be saved through him.” John 3:14-21


EPISODE 36: 7 March 2021 – 3rd Sunday of Lent

“Destroy this sanctuary, and in three days I will raise it up.” John 2:13-25


EPISODE 35: 28 February 2021 – 2nd Sunday of Lent

“This is my Son, the beloved; listen to him.” Mark 9:2-10


EPISODE 34: 7 February 2021 – 5th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B

“He cured many who suffered from diseases of one kind or another.” Mark 1:29-39


EPISODE 33: 31 January 2021 – 4th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B

“A new teaching with authority. He commands even the unclean spirits and they obey him.” Mark 1:21-28


EPISODE 32: 24 January 2021 – 3rd Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B

Australia Day

“Jesus said to them, “Come after me, and I will make you fishers of men.”” Mark 1:14-20


EPISODE 31: 17 January 2021 – 2nd Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B

“He said to them, “Come, and you will see.””  John 1:35-42


EPISODE 30: 10 January 2021 – The Feast of the Baptism of the Lord, Year B

“I have baptized you with water; he will baptize you with the Holy Spirit.” Mark 1:7-11


EPISODE 29: 20 December 2020 – 4th Sunday of Advent, Year B

“You will conceive and bear a son.” Luke 1:26-38


EPISODE 28: 13 December 2020 – 3rd Sunday of Advent, Year B

“There stands among you, unknown to you, the one who is coming after me.” John 1:6-8, 19-28


EPISODE 27: 6 December 2020 – 2nd Sunday of Advent, Year B

“Make straight the paths of the Lord.” Mark 1:1-8


EPISODE 26: 29 November 2020 – 1st Sunday of Advent, Year B

“Stay awake! You never know when the Lord will come.” Mark 13:33-37


EPISODE 25: 22 November 2020 – The Feast of Christ the King

“He will take his seat on his throne of glory, and he will separate men one from another.” Matthew 25:31-46


EPISODE 24: 15 November 2020 – The Thirty Third Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A

“Because you have been faithful over a few things, enter into the joy of the Lord.” Matthew 25:14-30 


EPISODE 23: 8 November 2020 – The Thirty Second Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A


“Look, the bridegroom comes. Go out to meet him.” Matthew 25:1-13


EPISODE 22: 1 November 2020 – The Thirty First Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A

“Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the Kingdom of heaven.” Matthew 5:1-12A


EPISODE 21: 25 October 2020 – The Thirtieth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A

“You shall love the Lord your God, and your neighbour as your self.” Matthew 22:34-40


EPISODE 20: 18 October 2020 – The Twenty Ninth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A

“Give to Caesar the things that belong to Caesar and to God the things that are God’s.” Matthew 22:15-21


EPISODE 19: 27 September 2020 – The Twenty Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A

“He went out moved by regret, the tax collectors and prostitutes will precede you into the kingdom of God.” Matthew 21:28-32


EPISODE 18: 20 September 2020 – The Twenty Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A

“Why are you jealous because I am generous?” Matthew 20:1-16


EPISODE 17: 6 September 2020 – The Twenty Third Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A

“If your brother or sister listens to you, you will have won that person back.” Matthew 18:15-20


EPISODE 16: 23 August 2020 – The Twenty First Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A

“You are Peter; to you I will give the keys of the kingdom of heaven.” Matthew 16:13-20


EPISODE 15: 16 August 2020 – The TwentiethSunday in Ordinary Time, Year A

“Woman, you have great faith.” Matthew 15:21-28


EPISODE 14: 9 August 2020 – The Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A

“Command me to come to you over the water.” Matthew 14:22-33


EPISODE 13: 2 August 2020 – The Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A

“They all ate and were satisfied.” Matthew 14:13-21


EPISODE 12: 26 July 2020 – The Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A

“The kingdom of heaven is like a treasure buried in a field, which a person finds and hides again, and out of joy goes and sells all that he has and buys that field.” Matthew 13:44-46


EPISODE 11: 19 July 2020 – The Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A

“If you pull up the weeds you might uproot the wheat along with them.” Matthew 13:24-30


EPISODE 10: 12 July 2020 – The Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A

“But some seed fell on rich soil, and produced fruit, a hundred or sixty or thirtyfold.” Matthew 13:1-9


EPISODE 9: 5 July 2020 – The Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Sundary


EPISODE 8: 28 June 2020 – The Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A

“And whoever gives only a cup of cold water to one of these little ones to drink because the little one is a disciple amen, I say to you, he will surely not lose his reward.” – Matthew 10:37-42


EPISODE 7: 21 June 2020 – The Twelfth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A

 “Do not be afraid of those who kill the body but cannot kill the soul.” – Matthew 10:26-33


EPISODE 6: 14 June 2020 – The Feast of Corpus Christi, Year A

 “I am the living bread that came down from heaven; whoever eats this bread will live forever; and the bread that I will give is my flesh for the life of the world.” – John 6:51-58


EPISODE 5: 7 June 2020 – The Solemnity of the Holy Trinity, Year A

“God so loved the world that he gave his only Son, so that everyone who believes in him might not perish but might have eternal life. For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but that the world might be saved through him.”- John 3:16-18


EPISODE 4: 31 May 2020 – The Pentecost, Year A

“Jesus said to them again, “Peace be with you. As the Father has sent me, so I send you.” And when he had said this, he breathed on them and said to them, “Receive the Holy Spirit” – John 20:19-23


EPISODE 3: 24 May 2020 – The Ascension of the Lord, Year A

“And Jesus came and said to them, “All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything that I have commanded you. And remember, I am with you always, to the end of the age.” – Matthew 28:16-20


EPISODE 2: 17 May 2020 – Sixth Sunday of Easter, Year A

“If you love me, you will keep my commandments” John 14:15-21


EPISODE 1: 11 April 2020 – Easter

An Easter message from Fr. Peter Smith to the St Columba’s Parish Community: