June 29, 2013

The Gospel Today  Solemnity of Saints Peter and Paul, Apostles Mt. 16:13-19 When Jesus went into the region of Caesarea Philippi he asked his disciples, “Who do people say that the Son of Man is?” They replied, “Some say John the Baptist, others Elijah, still others Jeremiah or one of…

June 28, 2013

The Gospel Today  Memorial of Saint Irenaeus, Bishop and Martyr Mt. 8:1-4 When Jesus came down from the mountain, great crowds followed him. And then a leper approached, did him homage, and said, “Lord, if you wish, you can make me clean.” He stretched out his hand, touched him, and…

June 27, 2013

The Gospel Today  Thursday of the Twelfth Week in Ordinary Time  Mt. 7:21-29 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. Many will say to me…

June 26, 2013

The Gospel Today Wednesday of the Twelfth Week in Ordinary Time Mt. 7:15-20 Jesus said to his disciples: “Beware of false prophets, who come to you in sheep’s clothing, but underneath are ravenous wolves. By their fruits you will know them. Do people pick grapes from thornbushes, or figs from…

June 25, 2013

The Gospel Today  Tuesday of the Twelfth Week in Ordinary Time  Mt. 7:6, 12-14 Jesus said to his disciples: “Do not give what is holy to dogs, or throw your pearls before swine, lest they trample them underfoot, and turn and tear you to pieces. “Do to others whatever you…

June 24, 2013

The Gospel Today  Solemnity of the Nativity of Saint John the Baptist  Lk. 1:57-66, 80 When the time arrived for Elizabeth to have her child she gave birth to a son. Her neighbors and relatives heard that the Lord had shown his great mercy toward her, and they rejoiced with…

June 23, 2013

The Gospel Today  Twelfth Sunday in Ordinary Time Lk. 9:18-24 Once when Jesus was praying in solitude, and the disciples were with him, he asked them, “Who do the crowds say that I am?” They said in reply, “John the Baptist; others, Elijah; still others, ‘One of the ancient prophets…

June 22, 2013

The Gospel Today  Saturday of the Eleventh Week in Ordinary Time Mt. 6:24-34 Jesus said to his disciples: “No one can serve two masters. He will either hate one and love the other, or be devoted to one and despise the other. You cannot serve God and mammon. “Therefore I…

June 21, 2013

The Gospel Today Memorial of St. Aloysius Gonzaga, Religious Mt. 6: 19-23 Jesus said to his disciples: “Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and decay destroy, and thieves break in and steal. But store up treasures in heaven, where neither moth nor decay destroys, nor…

June 20, 2013

The Gospel Today  Thursday of the Eleventh Week in Ordinary Time Mt. 6:7-15 Jesus said to his disciples: “In praying, do not babble like the pagans, who think that they will be heard because of their many words. Do not be like them. Your Father knows what you need before…