Monday of the Ninth Week in Ordinary Time

Daily Lectio

Readings of the day: RB 7:49-50Mass: 2 P 1:2-7; Resp Ps 91; Mk 12:1-12

I am struck by two passages today. The first comes from the second Letter of St Peter and is fairly straightforward: Make every effort to supplement your faith with virtue, virtue with knowledge, knowledge with self-control, self-control with endur

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Friday of the Fifth Week of Lent

Daily Lectio

Saint Turibius of Mogrovejo (1538-1606)
Readings of the day: RB 43:13-19Mass: Jr 20:10-13; Resp Ps 18; Jn 10:31-42 Prophet Jeremiah, MichelangeloThe Lord is with me like a mighty champion.(Jr 20:11)
In the New American Bible, today’s first reading is in a section entitled: ‘Jeremiah’s Interior Crisis.’ On the prophet’

March 23, 2018 Read More

Friday of the Fourth Week of Lent

Daily Lectio

Readings of the day: RB 37 Care for the Elderly and the YoungMass: Ws 2:1a, 12-22; Resp Ps 34; Jn 7:1-2, 10, 25-30


THEY WERE TRYING TO KILL HIM
The wicked said among themselvesLet us beset the just onehe is obnoxioushe is the censure of our thoughtsto see him is a hardshiphis

March 16, 2018 Read More

Thursday of the Fourth Week of Lent

Daily Lectio


Readings of the day: RB 36 The Care of the Sick in the MonasteryMass: Ex 32:7-14; Resp Ps 106; Jn 5:31-47
This is how you will know that you are my disciples, if you have love one another.(Jn 13:35)
Beloved, let us love one another, for love is from God,

March 15, 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
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