Saint Juan Diego Cuauhtlatoatzin (1474-1548)

Lectio Divina
 Saturday of the First Week of Advent
Readings of the day: RB 56Mass: Isaiah 30:19-21, 23-26; Resp. Psalm 147; Matthew 9:35-10:1, 5a, 6-8 St Juan DiegoAt the sight of the crowds,his heart was moved with pity for them because they were troubled and abandoned,like sheep without a sheph
December 09, 2017 Read More

Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary; Patronal Feast of the United States of America

Lectio Divina
 Readings of the day: RB 55:15-22Mass: Genesis 3:9-15, 20; Resp. Psalm 98; Ephesians 1:3-6, 11-12; Luke 1:26-38  Peter Paul Rubens, Immaculate Conception, 1627

HAIL, MARY, FULL OF GRACE!THE LORD IS WITH YOU;BLESSED ARE YOU AM
December 08, 2017 Read More

Saint Ambrose (d. 397); Thursday of the First Week of Advent

Lectio Divina
Anniversary of the Bombing of Pearl Harbor (1941)

Readings of the day: RB 55:1-14Mass: Isaiah 26:1-6; Resp. Psalm 118; Matthew 7:21, 24-27



Trust in the Lord forever!For the Lord is an eternal Rock.
At table, we are reading J. Pérennès’s, 
December 07, 2017 Read More

Saint Nicholas (4th century), Wednesday of the First Week of Advent

Lectio Divina
 Readings of the day: RB 54Mass: Isaiah 25:6-10a; Resp. Psalm 23; Matthew 15:29-37

Russian Icon of St Nicholas
THEY GLORIFIED THE GOD OF ISRAEL.
In today’s Gospel we hear of the great crowds that came to Jesus. Many with visible afflictions were brought to Him: the mut
December 06, 2017 Read More

Tuesday of the First Week of Advent

Lectio Divina
Readings of the day: RB 53:16-24Mass: Isaiah 11:1-10; Resp. Psalm 72; Luke 10:21-24
JUSTICE SHALL FLOURISH IN HIS TIME,AND FULLNESS OF PEACE FOREVER.(Resp. Psalm 72)


The beauty of the imagery presented to us through the Prophet Isaiah. I thought to consider today
December 05, 2017 Read More
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