Friend, Go Up Higher Today, I will perform some act of service for another person, preferably for someone close to me
Faithful to Our Lord Luke 6:12-16
Tuesday of the Thirtieth Week in Ordinary Time
Feast of Saint Simon and Saint Jude, Apostles
I will be humble and supportive today in the "supporting roles" that I have.
God Desires to Draw Us to Himself Luke 13:31-35
Thursday of the Thirtieth Week in Ordinary Time
I will be open to what a family member or colleague at work might need, and I will seek to offer my help.
Up Against the Narrow Gate Today I will examine my conscience very honestly to see if I am saying ‘no’ to Jesus in any aspect of my life
Me? An Apostle? If faced with an obstacle today, I will pray for God’s assistance rather than rely only on myself
Bigger Barns? I will live charity today as fervently as if I knew this day were my last
Signed, Sealed and To Be Delivered Today I will examine my conscience to do some “house cleaning” of my soul. I resolve to treat the goods of this world only as a means towards holiness, stepping stones to communion with God
Poetry Praise & Criticism Join Fr. Scurti for the 27th Sunday in ordinary time.
Readings for Mass
First Reading: Isaiah 5:1-7
Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 80:9, 12, 13-14, 15-16, 19-20
Second Reading: Philippians 4:6-9
Gospel: Matthew 21:33-43
Fidelity to the Holy Spirit’s Inspirations When I am in front of others, I will foster the awareness that I am a witness to the truth of Christ’s revelation and try to let the Holy Spirit speak through my actions