THE CONVERSION OF SAINT PAUL THE APOSTLE

Lectio Divina
Readings of the day: RB 7:1-4 HumilityMass: Acts 22:3-16 or Acts 9:1-22; Resp. Psalm 117; Mark 16:15-18

Caravaggio, Conversion of St Paul
Today we are gifted with the choice of two readings from the Acts of the Apostles, both accounts of Paul’s experience on the road to Dama
January 25, 2018 Read More

Lectio Divina
Wednesday of the Third Week of Ordinary TimeSaint Francis de Sales, Doctor of the Church (1557-1622)
Readings of the day: RB 61, Cherishing Silence in the MonasteryMass: 2 Samuel 7:4-17; Resp. Psalm 89; Mark 4:1-20 Vincent Van Gogh, The Sower
Whoever has ears ought to hear.
As Jesus explains
January 24, 2018 Read More

Tuesday of the Third Week in Ordinary Time

Lectio Divina
Saint Marianne Cope (d. 1918 after serving lepers in Hawaii for over 30 years)Saint Vincent, Deacon, Martyr (c. 304)
Readings of the day: RB 5:14-19Mass: 2 Samuel 6:12b-15; Resp. Psalm 24; Mark 3:31-35

David danced before the Lord with all his might.
The verse above is yet another one
January 23, 2018 Read More

Monday of the Third Week in Ordinary Time

Lectio Divina
Day of Prayer for the Legal Protection of Unborn Children
Readings of the day: RB 5:1-13Mass: 2 Samuel 5:1-7, 10; Resp. Psalm 89; Mark 3:22-30 Thinker on a Rock, Barry Flanagan (British, 1941-2009)
National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
Whoever listens to you listens to me.(RB 5:6/Lk 10:16)
Some years
January 22, 2018 Read More

Third Sunday in Ordinary Time

Lectio Divina
Readings of the day: RB 4:63-78Mass: Jonah 3:1-5, 10; Resp. Psalm 25; 1 Co 7:29-31; Mark 1:14-20

January 21, 2018 Read More
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