Daily Readings

Saturday of the Second Week in Ordinary Time

Reading 1 2 Sm 1:1-4, 11-12, 19, 23-27 David returned from his defeat of the Amalekites and spent two days in Ziklag.On the third day a man came from Saul's camp, with his clothes torn and dirt on his head.Going to David, he fell to the ground in homage.David asked him, "Where do you come [...]

2018-01-20T04:30:00+00:00 January 20th, 2018|Daily Readings|

Tuesday of the Second Week in Ordinary Time

Reading 1 1 Sm 16:1-13 The LORD said to Samuel:"How long will you grieve for Saul,whom I have rejected as king of Israel?Fill your horn with oil, and be on your way.I am sending you to Jesse of Bethlehem,for I have chosen my king from among his sons."But Samuel replied:"How can I go?Saul will hear [...]

2018-01-16T04:30:00+00:00 January 16th, 2018|Daily Readings|

Second Sunday of Ordinary Time

Reading 1 1 Sm 3:3b-10, 19 Samuel was sleeping in the temple of the LORDwhere the ark of God was.The LORD called to Samuel, who answered, "Here I am."Samuel ran to Eli and said, "Here I am. You called me.""I did not call you, " Eli said. "Go back to sleep."So he went back to [...]

2018-01-14T04:30:00+00:00 January 14th, 2018|Daily Readings|

January 3, 2018<br>Christmas Weekday

Reading 1 1 Jn 2:29–3:6 If you consider that God is righteous,you also know that everyone who acts in righteousnessis begotten by him.See what love the Father has bestowed on usthat we may be called the children of God. Yet so we are.The reason the world does not know us is that it did not [...]

2018-01-03T04:30:00+00:00 January 3rd, 2018|Daily Readings|

The Sixth Day in the Octave of Christmas

Reading 1 1 Jn 2:12-17 I am writing to you, children,because your sins have been forgiven for his name's sake.I am writing to you, fathers,because you know him who is from the beginning.I am writing to you, young men,because you have conquered the Evil One.I write to you, children,because you know the Father.I write to [...]

2017-12-30T04:30:00+00:00 December 30th, 2017|Daily Readings|

The Nativity of the Lord (Christmas)<br>At the Vigil Mass

Reading 1 Is 62:1-5 For Zion's sake I will not be silent,for Jerusalem's sake I will not be quiet,until her vindication shines forth like the dawnand her victory like a burning torch.Nations shall behold your vindication,and all the kings your glory;you shall be called by a new namepronounced by the mouth of the LORD.You shall [...]

2017-12-25T04:30:00+00:00 December 25th, 2017|Daily Readings|

Saturday of the Third Week of Advent

Reading 1 Mal 3:1-4, 23-24 Thus says the Lord GOD:Lo, I am sending my messengerto prepare the way before me;And suddenly there will come to the templethe LORD whom you seek,And the messenger of the covenant whom you desire.Yes, he is coming, says the LORD of hosts.But who will endure the day of his coming?And [...]

2017-12-23T04:30:00+00:00 December 23rd, 2017|Daily Readings|

Friday of the Third Week of Advent

Reading 1 1 Sm 1:24-28 In those days,Hannah brought Samuel with her,along with a three-year-old bull,an ephah of flour, and a skin of wine,and presented him at the temple of the LORD in Shiloh. After the boy's father had sacrificed the young bull,Hannah, his mother, approached Eli and said:"Pardon, my lord!As you live, my lord,I [...]

2017-12-22T04:30:00+00:00 December 22nd, 2017|Daily Readings|

Thursday of the Third Week of Advent

Reading 1 Sg 2:8-14 Hark! my lover–here he comesspringing across the mountains,leaping across the hills.My lover is like a gazelleor a young stag.Here he stands behind our wall,gazing through the windows,peering through the lattices.My lover speaks; he says to me,"Arise, my beloved, my dove, my beautiful one,and come!"For see, the winter is past,the rains are [...]

2017-12-21T04:30:00+00:00 December 21st, 2017|Daily Readings|

Wednesday of the Third Week of Advent

Reading 1 Is 7:10-14 The LORD spoke to Ahaz:Ask for a sign from the LORD, your God;let it be deep as the nether world, or high as the sky!But Ahaz answered,"I will not ask! I will not tempt the LORD!" Then Isaiah said:Listen, O house of David! Is it not enough for you to weary [...]

2017-12-20T04:30:00+00:00 December 20th, 2017|Daily Readings|