Time and Glory

October 8, 2017 27th Sunday in Ordinary Time The Gospel Today Matthew 21:33-43 Jesus said to the chief priests and the elders of the people: "Hear another parable. There was a landowner who planted a vineyard, put a hedge around it, dug a wine press in it, and built a…

You are My Stronghold

October 7, 2017 Memorial of Our Lady of the Rosary The Gospel Today Luke 10:17-24 The seventy-two disciples returned rejoicing and said to Jesus, "Lord, even the demons are subject to us because of your name." Jesus said, "I have observed Satan fall like lightning from the sky. Behold, I…

Rise Again

October 5, 2017 Friday of the 26th Week in Ordinary Time The Gospel Today Luke 10:13-16 Jesus said to them, "Woe to you, Chorazin! Woe to you, Bethsaida! For if the mighty deeds done in your midst had been done in Tyre and Sidon, they would long ago have repented,…

Apostolate of Presence

October 5, 2017 Thursday of the 26th Week in Ordinary Time The Gospel Today Luke 10:1-12 Jesus appointed seventy-two other disciples whom he sent ahead of him in pairs to every town and place he intended to visit. He said to them, "The harvest is abundant but the laborers are…

Come, Follow Me.

October 4, 2017 Memorial of St. Francis of Assisi, Religious The Gospel Today Luke 9:57-62 As Jesus and his disciples were proceeding on their journey, someone said to him, "I will follow you wherever you go." Jesus answered him, "Foxes have dens and birds of the sky have nests, but…

I Surrender

October 3, 2017 Tuesday of the 26th Week in Ordinary Time The Gospel Today Luke 9:51-56 When the days for Jesus to be taken up were fulfilled, he resolutely determined to journey to Jerusalem, and he sent messengers ahead of him. On the way they entered a Samaritan village to…

Humility

October 2, 2017 Memorial of the Guardian Angels The Gospel Today Matthew 18:1-5, 10 The disciples approached Jesus and said, "Who is the greatest in the Kingdom of heaven?" He called a child over, placed it in their midst, and said, "Amen, I say to you, unless you turn and…

A Change of Heart

October 1, 2017 Twenty-sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time Memorial of St. Therese of the Child Jesus, Virgin and Doctor of the Church The Gospel Today Matthew 21:28-32 Jesus said to the chief priests and elders of the people: "What is your opinion? A man had two sons. He came to…

Why Not An Angel?

September 29, 2017 Feast of Saints Michael, Gabriel, and Raphael, archangels The Gospel Today John 1:47-51 Jesus saw Nathanael coming toward him and said of him, "Here is a true child of Israel. There is no duplicity in him." Nathanael said to him, "How do you know me?" Jesus answered…