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A detail from Horace Vernet’s Jeremiah on the Ruins of Jerusalem (1844)

First Sunday of Advent: Jer 33:14-16; 1 Thes 3:12-4:2; Lk 21:25-28 (Year C )

James and his brother John asked for seats on Jesus’s right and left in the kingdom

The 29th Sunday of the Year Is 53:10-11; Heb 4:4-16; Mk 10:35-45 (Year B)

A detail from Christ and the Rich Young Ruler (1889) by Heinrich Hofmann

The 28th Sunday of the Year Wis 7:7-11; Heb 4:12-13; Mk 10:17-27 (Year B)

St Peter, depicted by El Greco, unhesitatingly confessed that Jesus was the Christ

The 24th Sunday of the Year is 50:5-9; Jas 2:14-18; Mk 8:27-35 (Year B)

Christ healing the deaf mute of Decapolis, by Bartholomeus Breenbergh (1635)

Walk with each other as God walks with us

The Twenty-third Sunday of the Year Isaiah 35:4-7; James 2:1-5; Mark 7:31-37 (year b)

Moses insisted both on fidelity to the law and a willingness to enter into its spirit

Twenty-second Sunday of the Year, Deuteronomy 4:1-2 & 6-8; James 1:17-18 & 21-22; Mark 7:1-8, 14-15 & 21-23

'With St Paul, we must first confess any stubborn pride that has fuelled conflict'

The Sixteenth Sunday of the Year

Christ addresses the apostles in a painting by James Tissot

The Fifteenth Sunday of the Year

Ss Peter and Paul (c 1620) by an anonymous artist of the Roman School

The Solemnity of Ss Peter and Paul, Acts 12:1-11; 2 Tim 4:6-8 & 17-18; Mt 16:13-19 (Year B)

The long-suffering Job and his family, as illustrated by William Blake

Twelfth Sunday of the Year, Job 3:1 & 8-11; 2 Corinthians 5:4-17; Mark 4: 35-41