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Third Sunday of Easter: The Easter mystery heals our doubt and...

Sunday Scripture readings, April 18, 2021 Third Sunday of Easter 1) Acts 3:13-15, 17-19   Psalm 4:2, 4, 7-8, 9 2) 1 Jn 2:1-5a   Gospel: Lk 24:35-48 The Easter...

Easter Sunday: The resurrection of Jesus presents us with a radical...

Sunday Scripture readings, April 4, 2021: Easter Sunday 1) Acts 10:34a, 37-43   Psalm 118:1-2, 16-17, 22-23 2) Col 3:1-4   Gospel: Jn 20:1-9 The resurrection of Jesus presents...

Holy Week: Contemplating the hope brought by the triumph of the...

In his passion, Jesus’ sufferings were unequaled. For the Son of God offered himself as a sacrifice for all. No one, not even the...

Fifth Sunday of Lent: Now is a perfect time to revisit...

Sunday Scripture readings, March 21, 2021: Fifth Sunday of Lent 1) Jer 31:31-34   Psalm 51:3-4 12-13, 14-15   2) Heb 5:7-9   Gospel: Jn 12:20-33 Lent is a...

Third Sunday of Lent: Cleanse our hearts and minds

Sunday Scripture readings, March 7, 2021: Third Sunday of Lent 1) Ex 20:1-17 Psalm 19:8-11 2) 1 Cor 1:22-25 Gospel: Jn 2:13-25 Cleanse our hearts and minds Over the course...

First Sunday of Lent: Lent is God’s ongoing offering of a...

Sunday Scripture readings, Feb. 21, 2021: First Sunday of Lent 1) Gn 9:8-15 Psalm 25:4-9 2) 1 Pt 3:18-22 Gospel: Mk 1:12-15 Lent is God's ongoing offering of a...

Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time: God’s healing love is offered to...

Sunday Scripture readings, Feb. 7, 2021, Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time 1) Jb 7:1-4, 6-7 Psalm 147:1-6 2) 1 Cor 9:16-19, 22-23 Gospel: Mk 1:29-39 God's healing love is...

Third Sunday in Ordinary Time: We should respond to our divine...

Sunday Scripture readings, Jan. 24, 2021 Third Sunday in Ordinary Time 1) Jon 3:1-5, 10 Psalm 25:4-5, 6-7, 8-9 2) 1 Cor 7:29-31 Gospel: Mk 1:14-20 We should respond to...

The Baptism of the Lord: We are all called by Christ...

Sunday Scripture readings, Jan. 10, 2021: The Baptism of the Lord 1) Is 42:1-4, 6-7 or 55:1-11 Psalm 29:1-4, 3, 9-10 or Is 12:2-6 2) Acts 10:34-38...

Feast of The Holy Family: Family is the first place we...

Sunday Scripture readings, Dec. 27, 2020 The Holy Family of Jesus, Mary and Joseph 1) Sir 3:2-6, 12-14 or Gn 15:1-6; 21:1-3 Psalm 128:1-5 or 105:1-6, 8-9 2)...

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