Freedom From Fear

February 20, 2020 Thursday of the Sixth Week in Ordinary Time Readings for Today Jesus began to teach the Apostles that the Son of Man must suffer greatly and be rejected by the

One Step at a Time

February 19, 2020 Wednesday of the Sixth Week in Ordinary Time Readings for Today Jesus took the blind man by the hand and led him outside the village. Putting spittle on his eyes

What’s Your Leaven?

February 18, 2020 Tuesday of the Sixth Week in Ordinary Time Readings for Today Jesus enjoined them, “Watch out, guard against the leaven of the Pharisees and the leaven of Herod.”  Mark 8:15

Jesus Sighed…Deeply

February 17, 2020 Monday of the Sixth Week in Ordinary Time Readings for Today Seven Holy Founders of the Servite Order—Optional Memorial The Pharisees came forward and began to argue with Jesus, seeking

Honesty and Integrity

February 16, 2020 Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A Readings for Today Let your “Yes” mean “Yes,” and your “No” mean “No.” Anything more is from the evil one.  Mt. 5:37 This

Drawn to Jesus, Drawn to Mercy for Others

February 15, 2020 Saturday of the Fifth Week in Ordinary Time Readings for Today “My heart is moved with pity for the crowd, because they have been with me now for three days

The Authority of God

February 14, 2020 Friday of the Fifth Week in Ordinary Time Readings for Today Saints Cyril, Monk, and Methodius, Bishop—Memorial “Ephphatha!” (that is, “Be opened!”)  And immediately the man’s ears were opened.  Mark

A Manifestation of Faith

February 13, 2020 Thursday of the Fifth Week in Ordinary Time Readings for Today Soon a woman whose daughter had an unclean spirit heard about him. She came and fell at his feet.

Why Do We Do What We Do?

February 12, 2020 Wednesday of the Fifth Week in Ordinary Time Readings for Today “Nothing that enters one from outside can defile that person; but the things that come out from within are

The Danger of Hypocrisy

February 11, 2020 Tuesday of the Fifth Week in Ordinary Time Readings for Today Our Lady of Lourdes—Optional Memorial “Well did Isaiah prophesy about you hypocrites, as it is written: This people honors