O Holy Mother
Saturday of the Sixteenth Week in Ordinary Time
Blessed Virgin MaryReadings of the DayRB: Ch 48:1-9 The Daily Manual LaborMass: Jr 7:1-11; Resp Ps 84; Mt 13:24-30
He who is mighty has done great things for me, and holy is his name.
(Communion Antiphon, Mass)
The womb carried a child once onlyyet it remains ever fruitfulnever ceasing to bring forththe fruits of compassion.The blessed Fruit of your womb, O holy Mother,left you pregnant with inexhaustible tenderness.
(Guerric of Igny)HOLY MARY, MOTHER OF GOD,PRAY FOR US.