February 22, 2013

The Gospel Today Feast of the Chair of St. Peter 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…

February 16, 2013

The Gospel Today Saturday after Ash Wednesday Lk. 5: 27-32 Jesus saw a tax collector named Levi sitting at the customs post. He said to him, “Follow me.” And leaving everything behind, he got up and followed him. Then Levi gave a great banquet for him in his house, and…

February 14, 2013

The Gospel Today Thursday After Ash Wednesday Lk. 9: 22-25  Jesus said to his disciples: “The Son of Man must suffer greatly and be rejected by the elders, the chief priests, and the scribes, and be killed and on the third day be raised.” Then he said to all, “If…

February 13, 2013

The Gospel Today Ash Wednesday Matthew 6:1-6, 16-18 Jesus said to his disciples: “Take care not to perform righteous deeds in order that people may see them; otherwise, you will have no recompense from your heavenly Father. When you give alms, do not blow a trumpet before you, as the…

February 11, 2013

Memorial of our Lady of Lourdes The Gospel Today Mk 6: 53-56 Gospel Mk 6:53-56 After making the crossing to the other side of the sea, Jesus and his disciples came to land at Gennesaret and tied up there. As they were leaving the boat, people immediately recognized him. They scurried…

February 10, 2013

The Gospel Today Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time Lk. 5:1-11 While the crowd was pressing in on Jesus and listening to the word of God, he was standing by the Lake of Gennesaret. He saw two boats there alongside the lake; the fishermen had disembarked and were washing their nets.…

February 9, 2013

The Gospel Today Saturday of the Fourth Week in Ordinary Time Mk. 6: 30-34 The Apostles gathered together with Jesus and reported all they had done and taught. He said to them, “Come away by yourselves to a deserted place and rest a while.” People were coming and going in…

February 7, 2013

The Gospel Today Tuesday of the Fourth Week in Ordinary Time Mk. 6:7-13 Jesus summoned the Twelve and began to send them out two by two and gave them authority over unclean spirits. He instructed them to take nothing for the journey but a walking stick –no food, no sack,…