March 12, 2013

The Gospel Today Tuesday of the Fourth Week of Lent Jn 5: 1-16 There was a feast of the Jews, and Jesus went up to Jerusalem. Now there is in Jerusalem at the Sheep Gate a pool called in Hebrew Bethesda, with five porticoes. In these lay a large number…

March 11, 2013

The Gospel Today Monday of the Fourth Week of Lent Jn 4: 43-54 At that time Jesus left [Samaria] for Galilee. For Jesus himself testified that a prophet has no honor in his native place. When he came into Galilee, the Galileans welcomed him, since they had seen all he…

March 10, 2013

The Gospel Today Fourth Sunday of Lent Lk 15: 1-3, 11-32 Tax collectors and sinners were all drawing near to listen to Jesus, but the Pharisees and scribes began to complain, saying, “This man welcomes sinners and eats with them.” So to them Jesus addressed this parable: “A man had…

March 9, 2013

The Gospel Today Saturday of the Third Week of Lent Lk 18: 9-14 Jesus addressed this parable to those who were convinced of their own righteousness and despised everyone else. “Two people went up to the temple area to pray; one was a Pharisee and the other was a tax…

March 8, 2013

The Gospel Today Friday of the Third Week of Lent Mk 12: 28-34 One of the scribes came to Jesus and asked him, “Which is the first of all the commandments?” Jesus replied, “The first is this: Hear, O Israel! The Lord our God is Lord alone! You shall love…

March 7, 2013

The Gospel Today Thursday of the Third Week of Lent Lk 11: 14-23 Jesus was driving out a demon that was mute, and when the demon had gone out, the mute man spoke and the crowds were amazed. Some of them said, “By the power of Beelzebul, the prince of…

March 6, 2013

The Gospel Today Wednesday of the Third Week of Lent Mt 5: 17-19 Jesus said to his disciples: “Do not think that I have come to abolish the law or the prophets. I have come not to abolish but to fulfill. Amen, I say to you, until heaven and earth…

March 5, 2013

The Gospel Today Tuesday of the Third Week of Lent Mt. 18: 21-35 Peter approached Jesus and asked him, “Lord, if my brother sins against me, how often must I forgive him? As many as seven times?” Jesus answered, “I say to you, not seven times but seventy-seven times. That…

March 4, 2013

The Gospel Today Monday of the Third Week of Lent Lk 4: 24-30 Jesus said to the people in the synagogue at Nazareth: “Amen, I say to you, no prophet is accepted in his own native place. Indeed, I tell you, there were many widows in Israel in the days…

March 3, 2013

The Gospel Today Lk 13: 1-9 3rd Sunday of Lent Some people told Jesus about the Galileans whose blood Pilate had mingled with the blood of their sacrifices. Jesus said to them in reply, “Do you think that because these Galileans suffered in this way they were greater sinners than…