Feast of the Chair of Saint Peter the Apostle

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Readings of the day: RB 18:7-111 P 5:1-4; Resp. Ps 23; Mt 16:13-19 The Chair of Saint Peter, BerniniBeing Christian is not the result of an ethical choice or a lofty idea,but the encounter with an event, a person,which gives life a new horizon and decisive direction.(Pope Benedict XVI, Encycli
February 22, 2018 Read More

Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time: WORLD DAY OF THE SICK

Daily Lectio
In other years: Our Lady of Lourdes
Readings of the day: RB 9 The Number of Psalms at the Night OfficeMass: Lv 13:1-2, 44-46; Resp. Psalm 32; 1 Co 10:31-11:1; Mark 1:40-45
Mother Teresa ministering to the sickDo not think that I have come to abolish the law or the prophets;I have come not to abolish but to fulfill.(Mt 5:17
February 11, 2018 Read More

Tuesday of the Fourth Week in Ordinary Time

Daily Lectio

Readings of the day: RB 7:31-33Mass: 2 Samuel 18: 9-10, 14b, 24-25a, 30-19:3; Resp. Psalm 86; Mark 5:21-43


If I but touch his clothes, I will be made well.
I think about the woman who had been suffering with hemorrhages for twelve years. The NRSV paints a bleak picture: ‘S
January 30, 2018 Read More

Daily Lectio
Wednesday of the Third Week of Ordinary TimeSaint Francis de Sales, Doctor of the Church (1557-1622)
Readings of the day: RB 61, Cherishing Silence in the MonasteryMass: 2 Samuel 7:4-17; Resp. Psalm 89; Mark 4:1-20 Vincent Van Gogh, The Sower
Whoever has ears ought to hear.
As Jesus explains
January 24, 2018 Read More

Saturday of the Second Week in Ordinary Time: Saint Fabian, Pope, (d. 250); Saint Sebastian, (d. c. 300)

Daily Lectio
Readings of the day: RB 4:44-62
Mass: 2 Samuel 1:1-4, 11-12, 19, 23-27; Resp. Psalm 80; Mark 3:20-21

January 20, 2018 Read More
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