Bp Hugh Gilbert

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    Homily for the 2nd Sunday of Easter

    Today is … what Sunday? Yes, indeed, Divine Mercy Sunday, but much else too. First of all, it is the 2nd Sunday of Easter. We can call it a 2nd […]

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    Homily for Easter Sunday

    What do we say today, Easter Sunday? It’s something so simple, so great, so good. Firmly, joyfully, we say Christ is risen, Alleluia. And we can add the Eastern Christian […]

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    Homily for the Easter Vigil

    Brothers and Sisters, we’ve come to the high point of the Paschal Triduum. On Maundy Thursday, we were made aware of the gift of the Eucharist. On Good Friday, of […]

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    Homily for Good Friday

    Yesterday evening, we were made aware of the gift of the Eucharist; today of the gift of the Cross. It is the gift of God the Father, lifted up over […]

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    Homily for Maundy Thursday

    How good to see the church so packed! It reflects what we are remembering this evening – that packed last evening of Jesus’ life on earth. It was so full, […]

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    Bishop Hugh’s talks on the Mystery of Holy Eucharist

    Bishop Hugh is giving a series of talks on different aspects of the Eucharist on Thursdays at 19:00, (after the 18:00 Mass) at St Mary’s Cathedral, Aberdeen. Each talk will […]

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    Homily for the Chrism Mass

    When Noah, with family and animals, emerged from the long floating lockdown in the ark, the first thing he did was to build an altar and offer on it a […]

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    Homily for Palm Sunday

    Today we have been led very far, very quickly. The Gospel we heard outside began with “Jesus going on ahead up to Jerusalem” and the Gospel we have just heard […]

     

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