Listen, Understand, Act

December 5, 2019 Thursday of the First Week of Advent Readings for Today “Everyone who listens to these words of mine and acts on them will be like a wise man who built

Jesus Cares About the Details

December 4, 2019 Wednesday of the First Week of Advent Readings for Today Saint John Damascene, Priest, Religious and Doctor—Optional Memorial Jesus summoned his disciples and said, “My heart is moved with pity

Humility Before the Mystery of Faith

December 3, 2019 Tuesday of the First Week of Advent Readings for Today Saint Francis Xavier, Priest—Memorial “I give you praise, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, for although you have hidden these

Faith in the Most Holy Eucharist

December 2, 2019 Monday of the First Week of Advent Readings for Today “Lord, I am not worthy to have you enter under my roof; only say the word and my servant will

Advent Begins!

December 1, 2019 First Sunday of Advent Readings for Today “Therefore, stay awake! For you do not know on which day your Lord will come.”  Matthew 24:42 (Year A) “Be watchful!  Be alert!”

Preparation for Advent – Feast of St. Andrew

Saturday, November 30, 2019 Saint Andrew the Apostle—Feast Readings for Today As Jesus was walking by the Sea of Galilee, he saw two brothers, Simon who is called Peter, and his brother Andrew,

A Grateful Heart

November 28, 2019 USA: Thanksgiving Day—Optional Memorial (In countries other than the USA see reflection for Thursday of the Thirty-Fourth Week) Readings for Today Jesus said in reply, “Ten were cleansed, were they

The Return of Christ

November 28, 2019 Thursday of the Thirty-Fourth Week in Ordinary Time (In the USA see reflection for Thanksgiving Day) Readings for Today “And then they will see the Son of Man coming in

Discernment

November 17, 2019 Thirty-Third Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year C Readings for Today Saint Elizabeth of Hungary, Religious – Memorial “See that you not be deceived, for many will come in my name,

Forgiving…Seven Times a Day

November 11, 2019 Monday of the Thirty-Second Week in Ordinary Time Readings for Today Saint Martin of Tours, Bishop – Memorial “Be on your guard!  If your brother sins, rebuke him; and if