Malvern Minute – Monday

August 1, 2016 – Memorial of Saint Alphonsus Liguori, Bishop and Doctor of the Church                                                         Mark J. Poletunow, Malvern President (mpoletunow@malvernretreat.com)  Click for: Readings for the day  Matthew 14:13-21 When Jesus heard of the death of John the Baptist, he withdrew in a boat to a deserted place by himself. The crowds heard of this and […]

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EIGHTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME JULY 31, 2016 Alleluia, Alleluia. Blessed are the poor in spirit, For theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Alleluia, Alleluia. The holy Gospel according to Saint Luke 12: 13-21 Someone in the crowd said to Jesus, “Teacher, tell my brother to share the inheritance with me.” He replied to him, […]

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Malvern Minute – Friday

July 29, 2016 – Friday of the Seventeenth Week in Ordinary Time Memorial of Saint Martha                                                       Mark J. Poletunow, Malvern President (mpoletunow@malvernretreat.com) Click for: Readings for the day John 11:19-27 Many of the Jews had come to Martha and Mary to comfort them about their brother [Lazarus, who had died]. When Martha heard […]

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Malvern Minute – Thursday

July 28, 2016 – Thursday of the Seventeenth Week in Ordinary Time                                                         Mark J. Poletunow, Malvern President (mpoletunow@malvernretreat.com)  Click for: Readings for the day Matthew 13:47-50 Jesus said to the disciples: “The Kingdom of heaven is like a net thrown into the sea, which collects fish of every kind. When it is full they haul […]

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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 – Tuesday

July 26, 2016 – Saints Joachim and Anne, Parents of the Blessed Virgin Mary                                                         Mark J. Poletunow, Malvern President (mpoletunow@malvernretreat.com)  Click for: Readings for the day Matthew 13:36-43 Jesus dismissed […]

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SEVENTEENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME JULY 24, 2016   Alleluia, Alleluia. You have received the Spirit of adoption Through which we cry, Abba Father Alleluia, Alleluia.     The Holy Gospel according to Saint Luke 11: 1-13   Jesus was praying in a certain place, and when he had finished, one of his disciples said […]

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Malvern Minute – Friday

July 22, 2016 – Feast of Saint Mary Magdalene                                                         Mark J. Poletunow, Malvern President (mpoletunow@malvernretreat.com) Click for: Readings for the day 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. […]

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Malvern Minute – Thursday

July 21, 2016 – Thursday of the Sixteenth Week in Ordinary Time           Mark J. Poletunow, Malvern President (mpoletunow@malvernretreat.com) Click for: Readings for the day Matthew 13:13-17 This is why I speak to them in parables, because they look but do not see and hear but do not listen or understand. Isaiah’s prophecy is […]

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Malvern Minute – Wednesday

July 20, 2016 – Wednesday of the Sixteenth Week in Ordinary Time                                                                 Mark J. Poletunow, Malvern President (mpoletunow@malvernretreat.com) Click for: Readings for the day Jeremiah 1:4-8 The […]

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Malvern Minute – Tuesday

July 19, 2016 – Tuesday of the Sixteenth Week in Ordinary Time            Mark J. Poletunow, Malvern President (mpoletunow@malvernretreat.com)  Click for: Readings for the day Matthew 12:46-50 While 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 […]

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Malvern Minute – Friday

July 15, 2016 – Friday of the Fifteenth Week in Ordinary Time Saint Bonaventure, Bishop and Doctor of the Church                                                        Mark J. Poletunow, Malvern President (mpoletunow@malvernretreat.com)  Click for: Readings for the day Isaiah 38:1-6 When Hezekiah was mortally ill, the prophet Isaiah, son of Amoz, came and said to him: “Thus says the LORD: Put your […]

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