Lord, Say the Word Luke 7:1-10
Monday of the Twenty-fourth week in Ordinary Time
Memorial of Saints Cornelius, Pope, and Cyprian, Bishop, Martyrs
I resolve to pray these words with all my heart today at Mass, in a visit to the Eucharist or in a spiritual communion.
Taking Mary into My Home John 19:25-27
Monday of the Twenty-fourth Week in Ordinary Time
I will make my devotion to Mary very personal, whether it be inspontaneous conversation with her or contemplating the mysteries of Christís life while praying the Rosary.
God So Loves Me John 3:13-17
Twenty-fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time
I will contemplate the cross as a symbol of love, making it a symbol that says something to me whenever I see it. I will try to bear my cross today with love.
A Most High Ideal Luke 6: 27-38
Thursday of the Twenty-third Week in Ordinary Time
I will transform my way of judgingfrom my point of view to God's. Today I will strive to put into practice the "Golden Rule".
Jesus Doesn't Discriminate 9_9_12 Join Fr. Lou Scurti for the 23rd Sunday in ordinary time.
Readings for Mass
First Reading: Isaiah 35:4-7
Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 146:7, 8-9, 9-10
Second Reading: James 2:1-5
Gospel: Mark 7:31-37
Leap for Joy for Heaven Luke 6: 20-26
Wednesday of the Twenty-third Week in Ordinary Time
I will examine what motivates me in mydaily duty, striving to purify my intention. I will act out of love of God andnot out of self-love.
Who Am I That My Lord Should Come to Me? Matthew 1:1-16,18-23
Monday Twenty-third Week in Ordinary Time
I will look at my vocation with faith and new hope, confident that God is comfortable in inserting himself in the most common of circumstances. I will try to see his hand in at least one event of my day today.
Becoming the New You Luke 5: 33-39
Friday of the Twenty-Second Week in Ordinary Time
I will make it a point to live today, Friday, as a memorial of the death of Our Lord by offering a small sacrifice as a penance for my sins, and I will live this coming Sunday with real joy as the celebration of his resurrection.