O Key of David

Daily Lectio

December 20

Readings of the Day
RB: Ch 64:1-6 The Election of an Abbess
Mass: Is 7:10-14; Resp Ps 24; Lk 1:26-38

Do not be afraid, Mary, for you have found favor with God.
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O Root of Jesse

Daily Lectio

December 19

Readings of the Day

RB: Ch 63:10-19

Mass: Jg 13:2-7, 24-25a; Resp Ps 71; Lk 1:5-25

Be careful to take no wine or strong drink and eat nothing unclean.

December 19, 2018 Read More

O Adonia, O Leader of the House of Israel

Daily Lectio

Readings of the Day

RB: Ch 63:1-9 Community Rank

Mass: Jr 23:5-8; Resp Ps 72; Mt 1:18-25

He named him Jesus.

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O Wisdom - December 17

Daily Lectio


Readings of the Day
RB: Ch 62 The Priests of the Monastery
Mass: Gn 49:2, 8-10; Resp Ps 72; Mt 1:1-17

Rejoice, O heavens, and exult, O earth; for our Lord will come to show mercy to his poor.
December 17, 2018 Read More

Let us Rejoice

Chapter Talks

We have a beautiful lyrical movement from the Second Sunday of Advent to this Third Sunday: Gaudete Sunday, the Sunday to rejoice and give praise.  Like a musical composition, the composer’s main theme is building towards its climax, always with its immediate goal present in mind and heart: ‘the God who is coming’. 

December 17, 2018 Read More
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