Thursday of the First Week of Ordinary Time

Lectio Divina
Readings of the day: RB 2:11-15Mass: 1 Samuel 4:1-11; Resp. Psalm 44; Mark 1:40-45
Jesus preached the Gospel of the Kingdom andcured every disease among the people.ALLELUIA

We are busy this week listening to accounts of Jesus healing people and driving demons.  By this point we should be convinced
January 11, 2018 Read More

Wednesday of the First Week of Ordinary Time

Lectio Divina
Readings of the day: RB 2: 1-10, ‘Gifts Needed by an Abbess’Mass: 1 Samuel 3:1-10, 19-20; Resp. Psalm 40; Mark 1:29-39


My sheep hear my voice, says the Lord.I know them, and they follow me.ALLELUIA
So, you’ve got a fever. Some friends have ta
January 10, 2018 Read More

Tuesday of the First Week of Ordinary Time: National Migration Week (Jan. 7-13, 2018)

Lectio Divina
(NB. When the Baptism of the Lord occurs on Monday of the First Week in Ordinary Time, the readings assigned to Monday may be joined to those of Tuesday so that the opening of each book will be read. Readings for Monday and Tuesday are included here.)
Readings of the day: RB 1:6-13Mass: 1 Samuel 1:1-8; 1 Samuel 1:9-10; Resp. Psalm (1 Sm 2); Mark 1:14-20; Mark 1:21-28 
January 09, 2018 Read More

The Baptism of the Lord

Lectio Divina
Readings of the day: RB 1:1-5 ‘The Kinds of Monks’Mass: Isaiah 42:1-4 6-7 or Isaiah 55:1-11 or Acts 10:34-38 or 1 John 5:1-9; Resp. Psalm 29 or Isaiah 12; Mark 1:7-11


God anointed Jesus of Nazareth with the Holy Spirit and with power.He went about doing good and healing all those oppressed by the devil,
January 08, 2018 Read More

SOLEMNITY OF THE EPIPHANY OF THE LORD

Lectio Divina
In other years: St Raymond of Peñafort (1175-1275)
Readings of the day: RB Prol. 45-50Mass: Isaiah 60:1-6; Resp. Psalm 72; Eph 3:2-3a, 5-6; Matthew 2:1-12

WE SAW HIS STAR AT ITS RISING. 
From Karl Rahner, The Great Church Year
Thrown down your defenses! The star is
January 07, 2018 Read More
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