Opposites attract

Lectio Divina
Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Readings of the Day
RB: Ch 36 Care of the Sick
Mass: Am 7:12-15; Resp Ps 85; Ep 1:3-14; Mk 6:7-13


Jesus summoned the Twelve and began to send them out two by two.



Just think how much more ground the Twelve
July 15, 2018 Read More

The Harvest is Abundant

Lectio Divina
Tuesday of the Fourteenth Week in Ordinary Time
Readings of the day: 
RB 32 The Tools and Property of the Monastery 
Mass: Ho 8:4-7, 11-13; Resp Ps 115; Mt 9:32-38

The harvest is abundant but the laborers are few; so ask the master of the harvest to send out laborers for his har
July 10, 2018 Read More

Thursday of the Thirteenth Week in Ordinary Time

Lectio Divina
Saint Elizabeth of Portugal (d. 1336)Saint Anthony Zaccaria (d. 1539)

Readings of the day: RB 28 Those Who Refuse to Amend After Frequent RebukesMass: Am 7:10-17; Resp Ps 19; Mt 9:1-8
Rise, pick up your stretcher, and go home.
Hans Urs von Balthasar’s words, ‘Chris
July 05, 2018 Read More

Monday of the Thirteenth Week in Ordinary Time

Lectio Divina
Readings of the day: RB 25 Punishment for More Serious FaultsMass: Am 2:6-10, 13-16; Resp Ps 50; Mt 8:18-22

Follow me and let the dead bury the dead.
In respons
July 02, 2018 Read More

Tuesday of the Twelfth Week in Ordinary Time

Lectio Divina
Readings of the day: RB 19 Our Approach to PrayerMass: 2 K 19:9b-11, 14-21, 31-35a, 36; Resp Ps 48; Mt 7:6, 12-14

How narrow the gate and constricted the road that leads to life.
St Benedict echoes the teaching of Jesus in the Prologue of the Holy Rule: ‘Do not be daunted immediately by fear and run away from the road that l
June 26, 2018 Read More
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