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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...

Twenty-sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time: Caring for the Lazarus in our...

Twenty-sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time, September 29, 2019 1) Am 6:1a, 4-7 Psalm 146:7-10 2) 1 Tm 6:11-16 Gospel: Lk 16:19-31 Today's Gospel consists of a parable by Jesus....

Twenty-fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time: Mercy must include power to change

Sunday Scripture readings, Sept. 15, 2019 Twenty-fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time 1) Ex 32:7-11, 13-14 Psalm 51:3-4, 12-13, 17, 19 2) 1 Tm 1:12-17 Gospel: Lk 15:1-32 Mercy must include...

Twenty-second Sunday in Ordinary Time: Take a humble approach

Sunday Scripture readings, Sept. 1, 2019 Twenty-second Sunday in Ordinary Time 1) Sir 3:17-18, 20, 28-29 Psalm 68:4-7, 10-11 2) Heb 12:18-19, 22-24 Gospel: Lk 14:1, 7-14 Take a humble...

Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time: Follow Jesus’ example when it’s hard...

Sunday Scripture readings, Aug. 18, 2019: Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time Jer 38:4-6, 8-10 Psalm 40:2-4, 18 Heb 12:1-4 Gospel: Lk 12:49-53 For the times when it's hard to do...

Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time: What it means to be rich

Sunday Scripture readings, Aug. 4, 2019 Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time Cycle C 1) Eccl 1:2; 2:21-23 Psalm 90:3-6, 12-14, 17 2) Col 3:1-5, 9-11 Gospel: Lk 12:13-21 What it means...

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