Readings of the day: RB 25Mass: Rev. 7:2-4, 9-14; Resp. Psalm 24; 1 John 3:1-3; Matthew 5:1-12a LORD, THIS IS A PEOPLE THAT LONGS TO SEE YOUR FACE.Psalm 24 By word and example, the saints kindled and enlightened others, and declared for us the solemn joy of this supreme knowledge of you, for which we look hereafter, when we shall see you as you are and face to face.(William of St. Thierry)
Let us all rejoice in the Lord, as we celebrate the feast day in honor of all the Saints,at whose festival the Angels rejoice and praise the Son of God.(Entrance Antiphon, Mass) Amen.Blessing and glory, wisdom and thanksgiving,honor, power, and might be to our God forever and ever.Amen ALLELUIA!