Encompassing Love

February 27, 2018 Tuesday of the Second Week of Lent The Gospel Today Matthew 23:1-12 Jesus spoke to the crowds and to his disciples, saying, "The scribes and the Pharisees have taken their seat on the chair of Moses. Therefore, do and observe all things whatsoever they tell you, but…

Mercy and Compassion

February 26, 2018 Monday of the Second Week of Lent The Gospel Today Luke 6:36-38 Jesus said to his disciples: "Be merciful, just as your Father is merciful. "Stop judging and you will not be judged. Stop condemning and you will not be condemned. Forgive and you will be forgiven.…

Transfigured by Love

25 February 2018 Second Sunday of Lent The Gospel Today Mk 9: 2-10 Jesus took Peter, James, and John and led them up a high mountain apart by themselves. And he was transfigured before them, and his clothes became dazzling white, such as no fuller on earth could bleach them.…

Surpass the Attainable

February 23, 2018 Friday of the First Week of Lent The Gospel Today Matthew 5:20-26 Jesus said to his disciples: "I tell you, unless your righteousness surpasses that of the scribes and Pharisees, you will not enter into the Kingdom of heaven. "You have heard that it was said to…

Perception

February 22, 2018 Feast of the Chair of St. Peter the Apostle The Gospel Today Matthew 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…

Trust and Obey

February 21, 2018 Wednesday of the First Week in Lent The Gospel Today Luke 11:29-32 While still more people gathered in the crowd, Jesus said to them, “This generation is an evil generation; it seeks a sign, but no sign will be given it, except the sign of Jonah. Just…

God Knows

February 20, 2018 Tuesday of the First Week of Lent The Gospel Today Matthew 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…