No Duplicity or Guile

Monday, August 24, 2020 Feast of Saint Bartholomew, Apostle Readings for Today Jesus saw Nathanael coming toward him and said of him, “Here is a true child of Israel. There is no duplicity

Jesus’ Secret

August 23, 2020 Twenty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A Readings for Today Then he strictly ordered his disciples to tell no one that he was the Messiah.  Matthew 16:20 This line in

Our Blessed Mother: The Queen of All Saints!

Saturday, August 22, 2020 Memorial of the Queenship of the Blessed Virgin Mary Readings for Today The following is an excerpt from My Catholic Faith!, Chapter 8: The best way to conclude this volume is

Being All In!

August 21, 2020 Friday of the Twentieth Week in Ordinary Time Readings for Today Saint Pius X, Pope—Memorial When the Pharisees heard that Jesus had silenced the Sadducees, they gathered together, and one

Without Charity…

August 20, 2020 Thursday of the Twentieth Week in Ordinary Time Readings for Today Saint Bernard of Clairvaux, Abbot and Doctor of the Church—Memorial “The servants went out into the streets and gathered

Gratitude Conquers Envy

August 19, 2020 Wednesday of the Twentieth Week of Ordinary Time Readings for Today Saint John Eudes, Priest—Optional Memorial “Are you envious because I am generous?”  Matthew 20:15b This line comes from the

Being First!

August 18, 2020 Tuesday of the Twentieth Week in Ordinary Time Readings for Today “But many who are first will be last, and the last will be first.”  Matthew 19:30 This little line,

Do You Want to be Rich?

August 17, 2020 Monday of the Twentieth Week in Ordinary Time Readings for Today “If you wish to be perfect, go, sell what you have and give to the poor, and you will

The Silence of God

August 16, 2020 Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A Readings for Today And behold, a Canaanite woman of that district came and called out, “Have pity on me, Lord, Son of David!

Embracing the Mother of God

Saturday, August 15, 2020 Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Readings for Today “My soul proclaims the greatness of the Lord; my spirit rejoices in God my Savior for he