Fr John Chalmers has given presentations on Pope Francis’Apostolic Exhortation Evangelii Gaudium (The Joy of the Gospel) to dioceses, groups and parishes. These reflections are available free of charge in audio and text. Permission is given for copies to be made for local use, eg parish, group, school.
Presentation (Audio Files):
Below there are six audio files (MP3) of Fr Chalmers giving each of these presentations. You may listen to these on the website or download them to your computer. This will enable you to listen to these files on a computer, iPod, iPhone, iPad, Kindle or Android device.
- 01 Encountering Jesus (28.65 MB)
- 02 Finding Ways to Communicate with Jesus (24.14 MB)
- 03 Shining Forth in a Life of Fidelity to the Gospel (22.43 MB)
- 04 Embracing with Tender Affection those who are Poor and Vulnerable (27.83 MB)
- 05 Being Church (26.51 MB)
- 06 Precious Allies (22.43 MB)
Reflections on the Presentations:
The following PDF files (3-4 pages each) are reflections on each of the presentations with questions for reflection, sharing, discussion and formation. You may print these for parish councils, staff, groups and individuals. The files can also be transferred to an iPhone or tablet and read by an app such as GoodReader.
- 1 Encountering Jesus
- 2 Finding ways to communicate with Jesus
- 3 Shining Forth
- 4 Embracing the Poor
- 5 Being Church
- 6 Precious Allies