Malvern Minute – Wednesday

September 7, 2016           Wednesday of the Twenty-Third Week in Ordinary Time                                                         Mark J. Poletunow, Malvern President (mpoletunow@malvernretreat.com)  Click for: Readings for the day (From the United States Catholic Conference of Bishops) Luke 6:20-26 Raising his eyes toward his disciples Jesus said: “Blessed are you who are poor, for the Kingdom of God is […]

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Malvern Minute – Friday

September 2, 2016  – Friday of the Twenty-Second Week in Ordinary Time                                                    Mark J. Poletunow, Malvern President (mpoletunow@malvernretreat.com) Click for: Readings for the day (From the United States Catholic Conference of Bishops) 1 Corinthians 4:1-5 Brothers and sisters: Thus should one regard us: as servants of Christ and stewards of the mysteries of God. […]

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Malvern Minute – Wednesday

July 27, 2016 – Wednesday of the Seventeenth Week in Ordinary Time                                                         Mark J. Poletunow, Malvern President (mpoletunow@malvernretreat.com)  Click for: Readings for the day  Matthew 13:44-46  Jesus 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 […]

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Malvern Minute – Thursday

July 14, 2016  – Thursday of the Fifteenth Week in Ordinary Time Saint Kateri Tekakwitha                                                      Mark J. Poletunow, Malvern President (mpoletunow@malvernretreat.com)  Click for: Readings for the day  Matthew 11:28-30  Jesus […]

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Malvern Minute – Wednesday

September 21, 2016 – Feast of Saint Matthew, Apostle and Evangelist                                                         Mark J. Poletunow, Malvern President (mpoletunow@malvernretreat.com)  Click for: Readings for the day (From the United States Catholic Conference of Bishops) Matthew 9:9-13 As Jesus passed by, he saw a man named Matthew sitting at the customs post. He said to him, “Follow me.” And […]

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Malvern Minute – Monday

June 13, 2016 – Monday of the Eleventh Week in Ordinary Time St. Anthony of Padua                                                        Mark J. Poletunow, Malvern President (mpoletunow@malvernretreat.com) http://www.usccb.org/bible/readings/061316.cfm  (Readings for the day) Matthew 5:38-39 Jesus said to his disciples: “You have heard that it was said, An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth. But I say to […]

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Malvern Minute – Thursday

October 27, 2016  – Thursday of the Thirtieth Week in Ordinary Time  Mark J. Poletunow, Malvern President (mpoletunow@malvernretreat.com)  Click for: Readings for the day (From the United States Catholic Conference of Bishops) The Letter of Saint Paul to the Ephesians (6:10-20) Brothers and sisters: Draw your strength from the Lord and from his mighty power. Put […]

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Malvern Minute – Tuesday

November 22, 2016 – Tuesday of the Thirty-Fourth Week in Ordinary Time Saint Cecilia Mark J. Poletunow, Malvern President (mpoletunow@malvernretreat.com) Click for: Readings for the day (From the United States Catholic Conference of Bishops) A Reading from the holy Gospel according to Luke (21:5-11) While some people were speaking about how the temple was adorned with costly […]

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Malvern Minute – Thursday

December 15, 2016 – Thursday of the Third Week of Advent  Mark J. Poletunow, Malvern President (mpoletunow@malvernretreat.com)  Click for: Readings for the day (From the United States Catholic Conference of Bishops)  A Reading from the Book of the Prophet Isaiah (54:5-10) Fear not, you shall not be put to shame; you need not blush, for you shall […]

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Malvern Minute – Monday

January 16, 2017 – Monday of the Second Week in Ordinary Time Mark J. Poletunow, Malvern President (mpoletunow@malvernretreat.com) Click for: Readings for the day (From the United States Catholic Conference of Bishops) A Reading from the Holy Gospel according to Mark (2:18-22) The disciples of John and of the Pharisees were accustomed to fast. People came to […]

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Malvern Minute – Tuesday

February 7, 2017 – Tuesday of the Fifth Week in Ordinary Time Mark J. Poletunow, Malvern President (mpoletunow@malvernretreat.com) Click for: Readings for the day (From the United States Catholic Conference of Bishops) A Reading from the holy Gospel according to Mark (7:1-13) When the Pharisees with some scribes who had come from Jerusalem gathered around Jesus, they […]

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Malvvern Minute – Wednesday

March 1, 2017 – Ash Wednesday If today you hear his voice, harden not your hearts. Mark J. Poletunow, Malvern President (mpoletunow@malvernretreat.com) Click for: Readings for the day (From the United States Catholic Conference of Bishops) A Reading from the second Letter of Saint Paul to the Corinthians (5:20-6:2) Brothers and sisters: We are ambassadors for Christ, […]

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