The Transforming Power of Fasting

February 19, 2021 Friday after Ash Wednesday Readings for Today Video Version “The days will come when the bridegroom is taken away from them, and then they will fast.”  Matthew 9:15 Our appetites

Deep Love Casts Out Fear

February 18, 2021 Thursday after Ash Wednesday Readings for Today Video Version Jesus said to his disciples: “The Son of Man must suffer greatly and be rejected by the elders, the chief priests,

Lent—A Time for True Prayer

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 Ash Wednesday Readings for Today Video Version But when you pray, go to your inner room, close the door, and pray to your Father in secret. And your Father

Comprehending the Mysteries of Heaven

February 16, 2021 Tuesday of the Sixth Week in Ordinary Time Readings for Today Video Version “Do you not yet understand or comprehend? Are your hearts hardened? Do you have eyes and not

From the Depths

February 15, 2021 Monday of the Sixth Week in Ordinary Time Readings for Today The Pharisees came forward and began to argue with Jesus, seeking from him a sign from heaven to test

I Do Will It!

February 14, 2021 Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year B Readings for Today A leper came to Jesus and kneeling down begged him and said, “If you wish, you can make me clean.”

First Things First

February 13, 2021 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

Hearing and Speaking the Word of God

February 12, 2021 Friday of the Fifth Week in Ordinary Time Readings for Today They were exceedingly astonished and they said, “He has done all things well. He makes the deaf hear and

A Gentile’s Faith

February 11, 2021 Thursday of the Fifth Week in Ordinary Time Readings for Today Our Lady of Lourdes—Optional Memorial Soon a woman whose daughter had an unclean spirit heard about him. She came

That Which is Within

February 10, 2021 Wednesday of the Fifth Week in Ordinary Time Readings for Today Saint Scholastica, Virgin—Memorial Jesus summoned the crowd again and said to them, “Hear me, all of you, and understand.