Persecution, for Heaven's Sake Matthew 10:24-33
Saturday of the Fourteenth Week in Ordinary Time
I will raise a delicate point with someone who needs to hear my Christian witness.
Divisions in the Family Matthew 10:16-23
Friday Fourteenth Week in Ordinary Time
I will pray or make a sacrifice for a family member who is away from the faith.
Go, Spread the Kingdom Matthew 10:7-15
Thursday Fourteenth Week in Ordinary Time.
Today I will review my daily and weekly time commitments before Christ, and I will ensure that I am using my time as fruitfully as I can to expand his Kingdom in the world.
Choosing an Apostle Matthew 10:1-7
Thursday of the Fourteenth Week in Ordinary Time
I will take the hardest part of my day and embrace it with greater joy out of love for the one who has called me.
How Do You Feed a Hungry Heart? Matthew 9:32-38
Tuesday of the Fourteenth Week in Ordinary Time
I will offer one hour of adoration this week for vocations to the priesthood and consecrated life.
Faith is All-Powerful Matthew 9:18-26
Monday of the Fourteenth Week in Ordinary Time
I will offer up a sacrifice (or a visit to the Blessed Sacrament or an act of charity) for a special intention.
Opportunity Missed Mark 6:1-6
Wednesday of the Fourth Week in Ordinary Time
I will make an extra act of charity for my family
Jesus Raises Women Up 7_1_12 Join Fr. Scurti for the 13th Sunday in ordinary time. July 1, 2012.
Readings for Mass
First Reading: Wisdom 1:13-15, 2:23-24
Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 30:2, 4, 5-6, 11, 12, 13
Second Reading: Second Corinthians 8:7, 9, 13-15
Gospel: Mark 5:21-43 or 5:21-24, 35-43
Fasting and Feasting Matthew 9:14-17
Saturday of the Thirteenth Week in Ordinary Time
I will make a special sacrifice to fulfill a duty of my state in life, uniting myself more to the suffering Christ.
Where Mercy Reigns Matthew 9:9-13
Friday of the thirteenth Week in Ordinary Time
I will set a time and place for confession this week, that I may honor God's mercy and show with my fervor what it means for me to be his chosen one.
Fathoming Christ's Mercy Matthew 9:1-8
Thursday of the thirteenth Week in Ordinary Time
Today I will remember to avoid rash and judgmental thoughts of others. As I do so I will keep in my heart the merciful dispositions of Christ's heart.
Casting out Evil Matthew 8: 28-34
Wednesday of the Thirteenth Week in Ordinary Time
I will promise Christ that today I will reject one specific sin or imperfection that I usually fall into.
My Lord and My God! John 20:24-29
Thursday of the Thirteenth Week in Ordinary Time
Today during the day I will read numbers 150-152 of the Catechism of the Catholic Church about faith, so as to work to increase my faith in God.
Determined Discipleship Matthew 8:18-22
Monday of the Thirteenth Week in Ordinary Time
Today I will live better my vocation in life and, in particular, fulfill some obligation that I normally put off.
Nativity of St. John the Baptist 6_24_12 Join Fr. Scurti for the feast of the Nativity of St. John the Baptist. June 24, 2012
Readings for Mass
First Reading: Isaiah 49:1-6
Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 139:1-3, 13-14, 14-15
Second Reading: Acts 13:22-26
Gospel: Luke 1:57-66, 80
Touching the Lord Mark 5:21-43
Tuesday of the Fourth Week in Ordinary Time
I shall make two acts of faith during the day so as to reach out to my Lord, who is waiting for me to come to him.
Rock of Peter Matthew 16: 13-19
Solemnity of Saint Peter and Saint Paul, apostles
I will read a few paragraphs of the Catechism of the Catholic Church, for example, a few about the papacy.
Built Wisely Matthew 7:21-29
Thursday of the Twelfth Week in Ordinary Time
I will note one area where I'm not living up to the public image I present. Then I will offer up a decade of the rosary to overcome that vice or weakness.