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The Nativity of the Lord – Christmas<br>Mass During the Night

Reading 1 Is 9:1-6 The people who walked in darknesshave seen a great light;upon those who dwelt in the land of glooma light has shone.You have brought them abundant joyand great rejoicing,as they rejoice before you as at the harvest,as people make merry when dividing spoils.For the yoke that burdened them,the pole on their shoulder,and [...]

2018-12-25T04:30:00+00:00December 25th, 2018|Daily Readings|

The Nativity of the Lord – Christmas – Mass During the Day

Reading 1 Is 52:7-10 How beautiful upon the mountainsare the feet of him who brings glad tidings,announcing peace, bearing good news,announcing salvation, and saying to Zion,"Your God is King!"Hark! Your sentinels raise a cry,together they shout for joy,for they see directly, before their eyes,the LORD restoring Zion.Break out together in song,O ruins of Jerusalem!For the [...]

2018-12-25T04:30:00+00:00December 25th, 2018|Daily Readings|

The Nativity of the Lord – Christmas – Mass at Dawn

Reading 1 Is 62:11-12 See, the LORD proclaimsto the ends of the earth:say to daughter Zion,your savior comes!Here is his reward with him,his recompense before him.They shall be called the holy people,the redeemed of the LORD,and you shall be called "Frequented,"a city that is not forsaken. Responsorial Psalm Ps 97:1, 6, 11-12. R. A light [...]

2018-12-25T04:30:00+00:00December 25th, 2018|Daily Readings|

Monday in Fourth Week of Advent – Mass in the Morning

Reading 1 2 Sm 7:1-5, 8b-12, 14a, 16 When King David was settled in his palace,and the LORD had given him rest from his enemies on every side,he said to Nathan the prophet,"Here I am living in a house of cedar,while the ark of God dwells in a tent!" Nathan answered the king,"Go, do whatever [...]

2018-12-24T04:30:00+00:00December 24th, 2018|Daily Readings|

Monday of the Third Week in Advent

Reading 1 Gn 49:2, 8-10 Jacob called his sons and said to them:“Assemble and listen, sons of Jacob,listen to Israel, your father.“You, Judah, shall your brothers praise–your hand on the neck of your enemies;the sons of your father shall bow down to you.Judah, like a lion’s whelp,you have grown up on prey, my son.He crouches [...]

2018-12-17T04:30:00+00:00December 17th, 2018|Daily Readings|

Tuesday of the Second Week of Advent

Reading 1 Is 40:1-11 Comfort, give comfort to my people,says your God.Speak tenderly to Jerusalem, and proclaim to herthat her service is at an end,her guilt is expiated;Indeed, she has received from the hand of the LORDdouble for all her sins.A voice cries out:In the desert prepare the way of the LORD!Make straight in the [...]

2018-12-11T04:30:00+00:00December 11th, 2018|Daily Readings|

Thursday of the First Week of Advent

Reading 1 Is 26:1-6 On that day they will sing this song in the land of Judah:"A strong city have we;he sets up walls and ramparts to protect us.Open up the gatesto let in a nation that is just,one that keeps faith.A nation of firm purpose you keep in peace;in peace, for its trust in [...]

2018-12-06T04:30:00+00:00December 6th, 2018|Daily Readings|

Thursday of the Thirty-fourth Week in Ordinary Time

Reading 1 Rv 18:1-2, 21-23; 19:1-3, 9a I, John, saw another angel coming down from heaven,having great authority,and the earth became illumined by his splendor.He cried out in a mighty voice:"Fallen, fallen is Babylon the great.She has become a haunt for demons.She is a cage for every unclean spirit,a cage for every unclean bird,a cage [...]

2018-11-29T04:30:00+00:00November 29th, 2018|Daily Readings|

<cspasteout id="csPasteouter">The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe</cspasteout>

Reading 1 Dn 7:13-14 As the visions during the night continued, I sawone like a Son of man coming,on the clouds of heaven;when he reached the Ancient Oneand was presented before him,the one like a Son of man received dominion, glory, and kingship;all peoples, nations, and languages serve him.His dominion is an everlasting dominionthat shall [...]

2018-11-25T04:30:00+00:00November 25th, 2018|Daily Readings|

Friday of the Thirty-second Week in Ordinary Time

Reading 1 2 Jn 4-9 [Chosen Lady:]I rejoiced greatly to find some of your children walking in the truthjust as we were commanded by the Father.But now, Lady, I ask you,not as though I were writing a new commandmentbut the one we have had from the beginning:let us love one another.For this is love, that [...]

2018-11-16T04:30:00+00:00November 16th, 2018|Daily Readings|