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
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
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