December 3, 2020- Memorial of St. Francis Xavier

December 3, 2020- Memorial of St. Francis Xavier Matthew 7:21, 24-27 Jesus said to his disciples:“Not everyone who says to me, ‘Lord, Lord,’will enter the Kingdom of heaven,but only the one who does the will of my Father in heaven.“Everyone who listens to these words of mine and acts on themwill be like a wise … Continue reading December 3, 2020- Memorial of St. Francis Xavier

Wednesday of the 1st Week of Advent (December 2, 2020)

Wednesday of the 1st Week of Advent (December 2, 2020) Matthew 15:29-37At that time:Jesus walked by the Sea of Galilee,went up on the mountain, and sat down there.Great crowds came to him,having with them the lame, the blind, the deformed, the mute,and many others.They placed them at his feet, and he cured them.The crowds were … Continue reading Wednesday of the 1st Week of Advent (December 2, 2020)

Tuesday of the 1st Week of Advent (December 1, 2020)

Tuesday of the 1st Week of Advent (December 1, 2020) Luke 10:21-24Jesus rejoiced in the Holy Spirit and said,“I give you praise, Father, Lord of heaven and earth,for although you have hidden these thingsfrom the wise and the learnedyou have revealed them to the childlike.Yes, Father, such has been your gracious will.All things have been … Continue reading Tuesday of the 1st Week of Advent (December 1, 2020)

Feast of St. Andrew the Apostle (November 30, 2020)

Feast of St. Andrew the Apostle (November 30, 2020) Matthew 4:18-22As Jesus was walking by the Sea of Galilee, he saw two brothers,Simon who is called Peter, and his brother Andrew,casting a net into the sea; they were fishermen.He said to them,“Come after me, and I will make you fishers of men.”At once they left … Continue reading Feast of St. Andrew the Apostle (November 30, 2020)

1st Sunday of Advent (November 29, 2020)

1st Sunday of Advent (November 29, 2020)   Mark 13:33-37 Jesus said to his disciples:“Be watchful! Be alert!You do not know when the time will come.It is like a man traveling abroad.He leaves home and places his servants in charge,each with his own work,and orders the gatekeeper to be on the watch.Watch, therefore;you do not … Continue reading 1st Sunday of Advent (November 29, 2020)

Saturday of the 34th Week of Ordinary Time (November 28, 2020)

Saturday of the 34th Week of Ordinary Time (November 28, 2020) LUKE 21:34-36 Jesus said to his disciples:“Beware that your hearts do not become drowsyfrom carousing and drunkennessand the anxieties of daily life,and that day catch you by surprise like a trap.For that day will assault everyonewho lives on the face of the earth.Be vigilant … Continue reading Saturday of the 34th Week of Ordinary Time (November 28, 2020)

Friday of the 34th Week of Ordinary Time (November 27, 2020)

Friday of the 34th Week of Ordinary Time (November 27, 2020) Luke 21:29-33 Jesus told his disciples a parable.“Consider the fig tree and all the other trees.When their buds burst open,you see for yourselves and know that summer is now near;in the same way, when you see these things happening,know that the Kingdom of God … Continue reading Friday of the 34th Week of Ordinary Time (November 27, 2020)

Thanksgiving Day (November 26, 2020)

Thanksgiving Day (November 26, 2020) Luke 17:11-19 As Jesus continued his journey to Jerusalem,he traveled through Samaria and Galilee.As he was entering a village, ten persons with leprosy met him.They stood at a distance from him and raised their voices, saying,"Jesus, Master! Have pity on us!"And when he saw them, he said,"Go show yourselves to … Continue reading Thanksgiving Day (November 26, 2020)

November 25, 2020 – Memorial of Saint Catherine of Alexandria, virgin and martyr

November 25, 2020 – Memorial of Saint Catherine of Alexandria, virgin and martyr Luke 21:12-19 Jesus said to the crowd:“They will seize and persecute you,they will hand you over to the synagogues and to prisons,and they will have you led before kings and governorsbecause of my name.It will lead to your giving testimony.Remember, you are … Continue reading November 25, 2020 – Memorial of Saint Catherine of Alexandria, virgin and martyr

November 24, 2020 – Memorial of Saint Andrew Dung-Lac, Priest, and Companions, Martyrs

November 24, 2020 - Memorial of Saint Andrew Dung-Lac, Priest, and Companions, Martyrs Luke 21:5-11While some people were speaking abouthow the temple was adorned with costly stones and votive offerings,Jesus said, “All that you see here–the days will come when there will not be lefta stone upon another stone that will not be thrown down.”Then … Continue reading November 24, 2020 – Memorial of Saint Andrew Dung-Lac, Priest, and Companions, Martyrs