July 29, 2021 – Memorial of Saints Martha, Mary and Lazarus

July 29, 2021 – Memorial of Saints Martha, Mary and Lazarus John 11:19-27Many of the Jews had come to Martha and Maryto comfort them about their brother [Lazarus, who had died].When Martha heard that Jesus was coming,she went to meet him;but Mary sat at home.Martha said to Jesus,“Lord, if you had been here,my brother would … Continue reading July 29, 2021 – Memorial of Saints Martha, Mary and Lazarus

Wednesday of the 17th Week of Ordinary Time (July 28, 2021)

Wednesday of the 17th Week of Ordinary Time (July 28, 2021) Matthew 13:44-46Jesus said to his disciples: “The Kingdom of heaven is like a treasure buried in a field,which a person finds and hides again,and out of joy goes and sells all that he has and buys that field.Again, the Kingdom of heaven is like … Continue reading Wednesday of the 17th Week of Ordinary Time (July 28, 2021)

Tuesday of the 17th Week of Ordinary Time (July 27, 2021)

Tuesday of the 17th Week of Ordinary Time (July 27, 2021) Matthew 13:36-43 Jesus dismissed the crowds and went into the house.His disciples approached him and said,"Explain to us the parable of the weeds in the field."He said in reply, "He who sows good seed is the Son of Man,the field is the world, the … Continue reading Tuesday of the 17th Week of Ordinary Time (July 27, 2021)

Monday of the 17th Week of Ordinary Time (July 26, 2021)

Monday of the 17th Week of Ordinary Time (July 26, 2021) Matthew 13:31-35 Jesus proposed a parable to the crowds."The Kingdom of heaven is like a mustard seedthat a person took and sowed in a field.It is the smallest of all the seeds,yet when full-grown it is the largest of plants.It becomes a large bush,and … Continue reading Monday of the 17th Week of Ordinary Time (July 26, 2021)

17th Sunday in Ordinary Time (July 25, 2021)

17th Sunday in Ordinary Time (July 25, 2021) John 6:1-15Jesus went across the Sea of Galilee.A large crowd followed him,because they saw the signs he was performing on the sick.Jesus went up on the mountain,and there he sat down with his disciples.The Jewish feast of Passover was near.When Jesus raised his eyes and saw that … Continue reading 17th Sunday in Ordinary Time (July 25, 2021)

Saturday of the 16th Week of Ordinary Time (July 24, 2021)

Saturday of the 16th Week of Ordinary Time (July 24, 2021)   Matthew 13:24-30 Jesus proposed a parable to the crowds.“The Kingdom of heaven may be likened to a manwho sowed good seed in his field.While everyone was asleep his enemy cameand sowed weeds all through the wheat, and then went off.When the crop grew … Continue reading Saturday of the 16th Week of Ordinary Time (July 24, 2021)

Friday of the 16th Week of Ordinary Time (July 23, 2021)

Friday of the 16th Week of Ordinary Time (July 23, 2021) Matthew 13:18-23 Jesus said to his disciples:"Hear the parable of the sower.The seed sown on the path is the one who hears the word of the Kingdomwithout understanding it,and the Evil One comes and steals awaywhat was sown in his heart.The seed sown on … Continue reading Friday of the 16th Week of Ordinary Time (July 23, 2021)

Feast of St. Mary Magdalene – July 22, 2021

Feast of St. Mary Magdalene – July 22, 2021 John 20:1-2, 11-18 On the first day of the week,Mary Magdalene came to the tomb early in the morning,while it was still dark,and saw the stone removed from the tomb.So she ran and went to Simon Peterand to the other disciple whom Jesus loved, and told … Continue reading Feast of St. Mary Magdalene – July 22, 2021

Wednesday of the 16th Week of Ordinary Time (July 21, 2021)

Wednesday of the 16th Week of Ordinary Time (July 21, 2021) MatThew 13:1-9 On that day, Jesus went out of the house and sat down by the sea.Such large crowds gathered around himthat he got into a boat and sat down,and the whole crowd stood along the shore.And he spoke to them at length in … Continue reading Wednesday of the 16th Week of Ordinary Time (July 21, 2021)

Tuesday of the 16th Week of Ordinary Time (July 20, 2021)

Tuesday of the 16th Week of Ordinary Time (July 20, 2021) Matthew 12:46-50While Jesus was speaking to the crowds,his mother and his brothers appeared outside,wishing to speak with him.Someone told him, “Your mother and your brothers are standing outside,asking to speak with you.”But he said in reply to the one who told him,“Who is my … Continue reading Tuesday of the 16th Week of Ordinary Time (July 20, 2021)