Gospel Reflection: Holy Thursday

HOLY WEEK — MARCH 21 – MARCH 27, 2016 HOLY THURSDAY, March 24, 2016 MASS OF THE LORD’S SUPPER 1 CORINTHIANS 11: 23-26 (The Eucharist is integral to Christian living!) For I received from the Lord what I also handed on to you that the Lord Jesus, on the night he was handed over, took […]

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Gospel Reflection: Holy Wednesday

HOLY WEEK — MARCH 21 – MARCH 27, 2016 Wednesday, March 23, 2016   ISAIAH 50: 4-9 – Third of the Servant of the Lord Oracles The Lord God has given me a well-trained tongue, that I might know how to answer the weary a word that will waken them.  Morning after morning he wakens my […]

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Gospel Reflection: Holy Tuesday

HOLY WEEK – MARCH 21 – MARCH 27, 2016 Tuesday, March 22, 2016   ISAIAH 49: 1-6 – second of the Servant of the Lord oracles Hear me coastlands; listen distant peoples. Before birth the LORD called me, from my mother’s womb he gave me my name. He made my mouth like a sharp-edged sword, […]

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Gospel Reflection: Holy Monday

HOLY WEEK – MARCH 21 – MARCH 27, 2016 Monday, March 21, 2016   ISAIAH 42: 1-7 — Servant of the Lord: JESUS, THE CHRIST FIRST of the Servant of the Lord oracles Here is my servant whom I uphold, my chosen one with whom I am pleased. Upon him I have put my spirit; […]

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Gospel Reflection: Palm Sunday

PALM SUNDAY OF THE PASSION OF THE LORD MARCH 20, 2016 Glory and praise to you Lord, Jesus Christ             Christ became obedient to the point of death, even death on a cross. Because of this, God greatly exalted him and bestowed on him the name which is above every name. Glory and praise […]

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Gospel Reflection: Fifth Sunday of Lent

FIFTH SUNDAY OF LENT MARCH 13, 2016 Glory and praise to you Lord, Jesus Christ Even now, says the Lord, return to me with your whole heart; for I am gracious and merciful.    Glory and praise to you Lord, Jesus Christ   The Gospel of Saint John 8: 1-11 Jesus went to the Mount of […]

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FOURTH SUNDAY OF LENT MARCH 6, 2016 Glory and praise to you Lord, Jesus Christ I will get up and go to my Father and shall say to him: Father, I have sinned against heaven and against you. Glory and praise to you Lord, Jesus Christ   The Gospel of Saint Luke 15: 1-3, 11-32 […]

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Gospel Reflection: Third Sunday of Lent

THIRD SUNDAY OF LENT FEBRUARY 28, 2016 Glory and praise to you Lord, Jesus Christ Repent, says the Lord; The kingdom of heaven is at hand. Glory and praise to you Lord, Jesus Christ   The Gospel of Saint Luke 13: 1-9 Some people told Jesus about the Galileans whose blood Pilate had mingled with […]

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Gospel Reflection: Second Sunday of Lent

SECOND SUNDAY OF LENT FEBRUARY 21, 2016 Glory and praise to you Lord, Jesus Christ One does not live on bread alone, But on every word that comes from the mouth of God Glory and praise to you Lord, Jesus Christ   The Gospel of Saint Luke 9: 28b-36 Jesus took Peter, John, and James […]

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Gospel Reflection: First Sunday in Lent

FIRST SUNDAY OF LENT FEBRUARY 14, 2016 Glory and praise to you Lord, Jesus Christ One does not live on bread alone, But on every word that comes from the mouth of God Glory and praise to you Lord, Jesus Christ   The Gospel of Saint Luke 4: 1-13 Filled with the Holy Spirit, Jesus […]

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FIFTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME FEBRUARY 7, 2016 Alleluia, Alleluia. The Lord sent me to bring glad tidings to the poor,  and to proclaim liberty to captives. Alleluia, Alleluia.   The Gospel of Saint Luke 5: 1-11 While the crowd was pressing in on Jesus and listening to the word of God, he was standing […]

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FOURTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME JANUARY 31, 2016 Alleluia, Alleluia. The Lord sent me to bring glad tidings to the poor, And to proclaim liberty to captives. Alleluia, Alleluia.  The Gospel of Saint Luke 4: 21-30 Jesus began speaking in the synagogue, saying: “Today this Scripture passage is fulfilled in your hearing.” And all spoke […]

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