Twenty-Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Daily Lectio
Praise the Lord, my soul!

Buona domenica!

105th World Day of Migrants and Refugees, instituted by Pope Pius X and first celebrated in 1914
In other years: Archangels Saints Michael, Gabriel, and Raphael

Readings of the Day
RB: Ch 7:24-30
Mass: Amos 6:1a, 4-7; Resp Ps 146; 1 Tm 6:11-16; Lk 16:19-31


Today's celebration is "not just about migrants", Pope Francis tells us, "it's about all of us, about the human family, called to build together a world more in accord with God's plan" (Twitter, September 29, 2019). In his homily this morning, the Holy Father elaborated: it's about "all those in existential peripheries, who together with migrants and refugees, are victims of the throwaway culture." What then is the Lord asking of us?
September 29, 2019 Read More

Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Daily Lectio

Readings of the Day
RB: Ch 7:49-50
Mass: Jr 1:4-5, 17-17; Resp Ps 71; 1 Co 12:31-13:13; Lk 4:21-30

But the greatest of these is love.

February 03, 2019 Read More

Thursday of the Thirty-First Week in Ordinary Time

Daily Lectio
Readings of the Day
RB: Ch 31:13-19
Mass: Ph 3:3-8a; Resp Ps 105; Lk 15:1-10


Let hearts rejoice who search for the Lord.
Envision if you will the scene of today's Gospel. We have the tax collectors and sinners drawing near to listen to Jesus. At the same time, we have the Pharisees
November 08, 2018 Read More

Thirty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time

Daily Lectio
National Vocations Week

Readings of the Day
RB: Ch 28 The Treatment of Those Who Relapse
Mass: Dt 6:2-6; Resp Ps 18; Heb 7:23-28; Mk 12:28b-34


He is the One and there is no other than he.
In recent days, I have been reflecting on what are the best aspects of
November 04, 2018 Read More

Blessed Virgin Mary

Daily Lectio
Saturday of the Twenty-Ninth Week in Ordinary Time

Readings of the DayRB: Ch 20 Reverence in PrayerMass: Ep 4:7-16; Resp Ps 122; Lk 13:1-9
Grace was given to each of us according to the measure of Christ's gift.
In today's Gospel, Jesus presents us with the gardener who did not want his boss to cut
October 27, 2018 Read More
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