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Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time: Learning to control our anger

Sunday Scripture readings, Feb. 16, 2020 Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time 1) Sir 15:15-20 Psalm 119:1-2, 4-5, 17-18, 33-34 2) 1 Cor 2:6-10 Gospel: Mt 5:17-37 or 5:20-22, 27-28,...

The Presentation of the Lord: Knowing Jesus when we meet him

Sunday Scripture reading, Feb. 2, 2020: The Feast of the Presentation of the Lord 1) Mal 3:1-4 Psalm 24:7-10 2) Heb 2:14-18 Gospel: Lk 2:22-40 or Lk 2:22-32 In...

Second Sunday in Ordinary Time: Here I am, Lord

Sunday Scripture reading, Jan. 19, 2020 Second Sunday in Ordinary Time 1) Is 49:3, 5-6 Psalm 40:2, 4, 7-10 2) 1 Cor 1:1-3 Gospel: Jn 1:29-34 Here I am, Lord Lovely...

The Epiphany of the Lord: ‘Nations shall walk by your light’

Sunday Scripture readings, Jan. 5, 2020 The Epiphany of the Lord 1) Is 60:1-6 Psalm 72:1-2, 7-8, 10-13 2) Eph 3:2-3, 5-6 Gospel: Mt 2:1-12 'Nations shall walk by your...

Fourth Sunday of Advent: The mystery of Jesus as God and...

Sunday Scripture reading, Dec. 22, 2019 Fourth Sunday of Advent 1) Is 7:10-14 Psalm 24:1-6 2) Rom 1:1-7 Gospel: Mt 1:18-24 The mystery of Jesus as God and man At Christmas,...

Second Sunday of Advent: God promises justice

Sunday Scripture readings, Dec. 8, 2019 Second Sunday of Advent 1) Is 11:1-10 Psalm 72:1-2, 7-8, 12-13, 17 2) Rom 15:4-9 Gospel: Mt 3:1-12 God promises justice The readings today announce...

The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe:...

Sunday Scripture readings: Nov. 24, 2019 The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe 1) 2 Sm 5:1-3 Psalm: 122:1-5 2) Col 1:12-20 Gospel: Lk 23:35-43 A...

Thirty-second Sunday in Ordinary Time: God promises our resurrection

Sunday Scripture readings, Nov. 10, 2019 Thirty-second Sunday in Ordinary Time 1) 2 Mc 7:1-2, 9-14 Psalm 17:1, 5-6, 8, 15 2) 2 Thes 2:16-3:5 Gospel: Lk 20:27-38 If asked...

Thirtieth Sunday in Ordinary Time: God hears us; do we hear...

Sunday Scripture readings, Oct. 27, 2019 Thirtieth Sunday in Ordinary Time 1) Sir 35:12-14, 16-18 Psalm 34:2-3, 17-19, 23 2) 2 Tm 4:6-8, 16-18 Gospel: Lk 18:9-14 Sometimes when I...

Twenty-eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time: Salvation is not limited

Sunday Scripture readings, Oct. 13, 2019: Twenty-eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time 1) 2 Kgs 5:14-17 Psalm 98:1-4 2) 2 Tm 2:8-13 Gospel: Lk 17:11-19 In our society, "good Samaritan" is...

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