Malvern Minute

A Minute from Malvern  May 16, 2016 –   Monday of the Seventh Week in Ordinary Time http://www.usccb.org/bible/readings/051616.cfm  (Readings for the day) JAMES 3:13-18 Beloved: Who among you is wise and understanding? Let him show his works by a good life in the humility that comes from wisdom. But if you have bitter jealousy and selfish […]

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Gospel Reflection: Pentecost

PENTECOST SUNDAY MAY 15, 2016 ALLELUIA Come, Holy Spirit, fill the hearts of your faithful and Kindle in them the fire of your love! ALLELUIA A Reading from the Holy Gospel according to Saint John 20: 19-23 On the evening of that first day of the week, when the doors were locked, where the disciples […]

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SEVENTH SUNDAY OF EASTER MAY 8, 2016 Alleluia, Alleluia I will not leave you orphans, says the Lord. I will come back to you, and your hearts will rejoice. Alleluia, Alleluia The Gospel of Saint John 17: 20-26 Lifting up his eyes to heaven, Jesus prayed saying: “Holy Father, I pray not only for them, […]

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SIXTH SUNDAY OF EASTER MAY 1, 2016   ALLELUIA Whoever loves me will keep my word, says the Lord, and my Father will love him and we will come to him. ALLELUIA   The Gospel of Saint John 14: 23 – 29 Jesus said to his disciples: “Whoever loves me will keep my word, and […]

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FOURTH SUNDAY OF EASTER – GOOD SHEPHERD SUNDAY APRIL 17, 2016 ALLELUIA I am the good shepherd, says the Lord; I know my sheep, and mine know me! ALLELUIA   The Gospel of Saint John 10: 27-30 Jesus said: “My sheep hear my voice; I know them, and they follow me. I give them eternal […]

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THIRD SUNDAY OF EASTER APRIL 10, 2016 ALLELUIA Christ is risen, creator of all; He has shown pity on all people ALLELUIA The Gospel of Saint John 21: 1-19 At that time, Jesus revealed himself again to his disciples at the Sea of Tiberias.  He revealed himself in this way.  Together were Simon Peter, Thomas […]

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Divine Mercy Sunday

SECOND SUNDAY OF EASTER – SUNDAY OF DIVINE MERCY APRIL 3, 2016 ALLELUIA You believe in me, Thomas because you have seen me, says the Lord; Blessed are they who have not seen me, but still believe! ALLELUIA The Gospel of Saint John 20: 19-31 On the evening of that first day of the week, […]

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Gospel Reflection: Easter Sunday

EASTER SUNDAY OF THE RESURRECTION OF THE LORD MARCH 27, 2016 The Gospel of Saint John 20: 1-9 The Empty Tomb On the first day of the week, Mary of Magdala came to the tomb early in the morning, while it was still dark, and saw the stone removed from the tomb. So she ran […]

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Gospel Reflection: Holy Saturday

HOLY WEEK — MARCH 21 – MARCH 27, 2016 Holy Saturday, March 26, 2016   Prophet Hosea 5: 15 – 6:3 I will go back to my place until they make reparation and seek my presence. In their affliction, they shall look for me. “Come let us return to the Lord, For it is he […]

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Gospel Reflection: Good Friday

HOLY WEEK — MARCH 21 – MARCH 27, 2016 Good Friday, March 25, 2016 ISAIAH 52:13 — 53:12 Fourth Oracle Of the Servant of the Lord Suffering and Triumph of the Servant of the Lord See, my servant shall prosper,           he shall be raised high and greatly exalted. Even as many were amazed at […]

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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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