Monday of the Fourth Week of Easter

Lectio Divina
Saint George (c. 303); Saint Adalbert of Prague (956-997) St George and the Dragon, Novgorod 15th century

Readings of the day: RB 65:11-22Mass: Ac 11:1-18; Resp Ps 42-43; Jn 10:1-10
Auguri, Papa Francesco (Jorge Mario Bergoglio).Buon onomastico!
Congratulations, P
April 23, 2018 Read More

Monday of the Sixth Week in Ordinary Time

Lectio Divina
Readings of the day: RB 10 The Night Office in SummertimeMass: Jm 1:1-11; Resp. Ps 119; Mk 8:11-13

Whenever you face trials of any kind, consider it nothing but joy,because you know that the testing of your faith produces endurance.
Welcome to Monday. The above words from St James may bring comfort as we begin a new wor


February 12, 2018 Read More

Thursday of the Fourth Week in Ordinary Time

Lectio Divina

Readings of the day: RB 7:35-43Mass: 1 Kings 2:1-4, 10-12; Resp. Psalm (1 Chr 29); Mark 6:7-13

From today’s readings, two texts, rich in simplicity and depth of meaning:
Be steadfast in your heart and trust in the Lord.(RB 7:37/Ps 27:14)
Grant us, Lord our God,that we may honor you
February 01, 2018 Read More

Tuesday of the Fourth Week in Ordinary Time

Lectio Divina

Readings of the day: RB 7:31-33Mass: 2 Samuel 18: 9-10, 14b, 24-25a, 30-19:3; Resp. Psalm 86; Mark 5:21-43

If I but touch his clothes, I will be made well.
I think about the woman who had been suffering with hemorrhages for twelve years. The NRSV paints a bleak picture: ‘S
January 30, 2018 Read More

Saint Angela Merici, Founder of the Ursulines (1470-1540)

Lectio Divina
Blessed Virgin Mary
Readings of the day: R 7:10-18Mass: 2 Samuel 12:1-7a 10-17; Resp. Psalm 51; Mark 4:35-41

Jesus rebuked the wind, and said to the sea,‘Quiet! Be still!’
With Jesus’ words to the raging wind and sea, the wind ceased and there was a great calm. Slow
January 27, 2018 Read More
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