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,…

February 6, 2013

The Gospel Today Memorial of Sts. Pedro Bautista, Paul Miki and Companions, Martyrs Mk. 6:1-6 Jesus departed from there and came to his native place, accompanied by his disciples. When the sabbath came he began to teach in the synagogue, and many who heard him were astonished. They said, “Where…

February 5, 2013

The Gospel Today Memorial of St. Agatha, Virgin and Martyr Mark 5:21-43 When Jesus had crossed again in the boat to the other side, a large crowd gathered around him, and he stayed close to the sea. One of the synagogue officials, named Jairus, came forward. Seeing him he fell…

February 4, 2013

The Gospel Today Monday of the Fourth Week in Ordinary Time Mk. 5:1-20 Jesus and his disciples came to the other side of the sea, to the territory of the Gerasenes. When he got out of the boat, at once a man from the tombs who had an unclean spirit…

February 3, 2013

The Gospel Today Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time Lk. 4:21-30 Jesus began speaking in the synagogue, saying: “Today this Scripture passage is fulfilled in your hearing.” And all spoke highly of him and were amazed at the gracious words that came from his mouth. They also asked, “Isn’t this the…

February 2, 2013

The Gospel Today Feast of the Presentation of the Lord Lk 2: 22-40 When the days were completed for their purification according to the law of Moses, Mary and Joseph took Jesus up to Jerusalem to present him to the Lord, just as it is written in the law of…