Saturday of the Eighth Week in Ordinary Time

Daily Lectio


Saints Marcellinus and Peter (d. c. 403)Blessed Virgin MaryFirst Saturday of the Month
Readings of the day: RB 7:35-43Mass: Jude 17, 20b-25; Resp Ps 63; Mk 11:27-33
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On those who waver, have mercy.
Struck by this l

June 02, 2018 Read More

Second Sunday of Easter (or Sunday of Divine Mercy)

Daily Lectio

 Readings of the day: RB 55:15-22Mass: Ac 4:32-35; Resp Ps 118; 1 Jn 5:1-6; Jn 20:19-31

Today’s musings…
THE COMMUNITY OF BELIEVERS WAS OF ONE HEART AND MIND.
Another one of my favorite lines in the Bible takes me to the psalmist: How good it is, how pleasant, when the people dwell as one! (Ps 133:

April 08, 2018 Read More

Tuesday of Holy Week

Daily Lectio

Readings of the day: RB 47 Signaling the Times for the Work of GodMass: Is 49:1-6; Resp Ps 71; Jn 13:21-33, 36-38

Jesus was deeply troubled.One of you will betray me.What you are going to do, do quickly.It was night.
GOD DID NOT SPARE HIS OWN SON,BUT HANDED HIM OVER FOR US ALL.
Jesu

March 27, 2018 Read More

Tuesday of the Third Week of Lent

Daily Lectio

Readings of the day: RB 29 The Readmission of Any Who Leave the MonasteryMass: Da 3:25, 34-43; Resp Ps 25; Mt 18:21-35


If my sister or brother sins against me, how often must I forgive her?As many as seven times?‘I SAY TO YOU, NOT SEVEN TIMES BUT SEVENTY-SEVEN TIMES.’
Jesus isn’t ex

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First Friday of the Month; Friday of the Second Week of Lent

Daily Lectio

Readings of the day: RB 25 Punishment for More Serious FaultsMass: Gn 37:3-4, 12-13a, 17b-28; Resp Ps 105; Mt 21:33-43, 45-46


My favorite Bible story as a child was of Joseph and his colorful coat. As I recall, my mom had given me a book about it: Joseph and the Coat of Many Colors. I don’t re

March 02, 2018 Read More
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