Opposites attract

Daily Lectio

Fifteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Readings of the Day
RB: Ch 36 Care of the Sick
Mass: Am 7:12-15; Resp Ps 85; Ep 1:3-14; Mk 6:7-13


Jesus summoned the Twelve and began to send them out two by two.



Just think how much more ground the Twelve

July 15, 2018 Read More

Wednesday of the Seventh Week of Ordinary Time

Daily Lectio

Readings of the day: RB 5:1-13Mass: Jm 4:13-17; Resp Ps 49/Mt 5:3; Mk 9:38-40

Blessed are the poor in spirit; the Kingdom of heaven is theirs!(Resp Ps 49/Mt 5:3)
Pope Francis writes about this Beatitude and its relationship to holines

May 23, 2018 Read More

Friday of the Third Week of Lent

Daily Lectio

Saint Frances of Rome (1384-1440)
Readings of the day: RB 31:13-19Mass: Ho 14:2-10; Resp Ps 81; Mk 12:28-34


You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart,with all your soul, with all your mind, and with all your strength.You shall l

March 09, 2018 Read More

Monday of the Third Week of Lent

Daily Lectio


Readings of the day: RB 28 The Treatment of Those Who RelapseMass: 2 K 5:1-15ab; Resp Ps 42-43; Lk 4:24-30 

But Jesus passed through the midst of them and went away.
Picture if you will the scene in today’s Gospel. I see this: Jesus speaks to the people. He challenges their way of thinking and doing. Not liking what J

March 05, 2018 Read More

Wednesday of the Fifth Week of Ordinary Time

Daily Lectio

Readings of the day: RB 7:59Mass: 1 Kings 10:1-10; Resp. Psalm 37; Mark 7:14-23

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