Clinging to Jesus

Wednesday, July 22, 2020 Feast of Saint Mary Magdalene Readings for Today “Sir, if you carried him away, tell me where you laid him, and I will take him.” Jesus said to her,

Our Blessed Mother

July 21, 2020 Tuesday of the Sixteenth Week in Ordinary Time Readings for Today Saint Lawrence of Brindisi, Priest and Doctor—Optional Memorial “Who is my mother? Who are my brothers?” And stretching out

Seeking a Sign

July 20, 2020 Monday of the Sixteenth Week of Ordinary Time Readings for Today Saint Apollinaris, Bishop and Martyr—Optional Memorial “Teacher, we wish to see a sign from you.” He said to them

The Defeat of Evil

July 19, 2020 Sixteenth Sunday of Ordinary Time, Year A Readings for Today Jesus proposed another parable to the crowds, saying: “The kingdom of heaven may be likened to a man who sowed

Dealing with the Malice of Others

July 18, 2020 Saturday of the Fifteenth Week in Ordinary Time Readings for Today Saint Camillus de Lellis, Priest—USA Optional Memorial (Celebrated July 14 outside the United States) The Pharisees went out and

I Desire Mercy

July 17, 2020 Friday of the Fifteenth Week in Ordinary Time Readings for Today “If you knew what this meant, I desire mercy, not sacrifice, you would not have condemned these innocent men.” 

Laying Down Your Burdens

July 16, 2020 Thursday of the Fifteenth Week of Ordinary Time Readings for Today Our Lady of Mount Carmel—Optional Memorial Jesus said: “Come to me, all you who labor and are burdened, and

Being Childlike

July 15, 2020 Wednesday of the Fifteenth Week in Ordinary Time Readings for Today Saint Bonaventure, Bishop and Doctor—Memorial “I give praise to you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, for although you

It’s Time to Repent!

July 14, 2020 Tuesday of the Fifteenth Week of Ordinary Time Readings for Today Saint Camillus de Lellis, Priest—Optional Memorial (In the United States this memorial is transferred to July 18) Or: Saint

Peace or the Sword?

July 13, 2020 Monday of the Fifteenth Week in Ordinary Time Readings for Today Saint Henry—Optional Memorial Jesus said to his Apostles: “Do not think that I have come to bring peace upon