Feast of the Holy Innocents, Martyrs

Lectio Divina
Readings of the day: RB 70Mass: 1 John 1:5-2:2; Resp. Psalm 124; Matthew 2:13-18
Rise, take the child and his mother,flee to Egypt, and stay there until I tell you.

On the Feast of the Holy Innocents, it seems fitting and right to reflect upon the Holy Father’s 2017 Urbi et Orbi Christmas Messag
December 28, 2017 Read More

Feast of Saint John, Apostle and Evangelist

Lectio Divina
Readings of the day: RB 69Mass: 1 John 1:1-4; Resp. Psalm 97; John 20:1a, 2-8
Mary Magdalene ran.Simon Peter and the disciple whom Jesus loved ran,but the other disciple ran faster than Peter and arrived at the tomb first.He SAW and BELIEVED.
St. Peter and St. John at the Tomb of Christ / Giovanni Francesco Romanelli
December 27, 2017 Read More

The Nativity of the Lord (Christmas)

Lectio Divina
Readings of the day:RB 67. Those who are sent on a journey
Vigil Mass: Isaiah 62:1-5; Resp. Psalm 89; Acts 13:16-17, 22-25; Matthew 1:1-2Mass During the Night: Isaiah 9:1-6; Resp. Psalm 96; Titus 2:11-14; Luke 2:1-14Mass at Dawn: Isaiah 62:11-12; Resp. Psalm 97; Titus 3:4-7; Luke 2:15-20Mass During the Day: Isaiah 52:7-10; Resp. Psalm 98; Hebrews 1:1-6; John 1:1-18
December 25, 2017 Read More

O King of All Nations

Lectio Divina
Readings of the day: RB 65:1-10Mass: 1 Samuel 1:24-28; Resp. Psalm 1 Sm 2); Luke 1:46-56

O King of all nations and keystone of the Church;come and save us, whom you formed from the dust!
December 22, 2017 Read More

Saint Peter Canisius (1521-1597) ; O Radiant Dawn

Lectio Divina

Readings of the day: RB 64:7-22Mass: Songs 2:8-14 or Zephaniah 3:14-18a; Resp. Psalm 33; Luke 1:39-45

O Radiant Dawn, splendor of eternal light, sun of justice:
come and shine on those who dwell in darkness and in the shadow of death!

December 21, 2017 Read More
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