Reading 1: Isaiah 61:1-2a, 10-11 Responsorial Psalm: Luke 1:46-48, 49-50, 53-54 Reading 2: 1 Thessalonians 5:16-24 Gospel: John 1:6-8, 19-28 “The spirit of the Lord
Readings: Isaiah 40:1-5, 9-11 Psalm 85:9-14 2 Peter 3:8-14 Mark 1:1-8 “In the wilderness prepare the way of the LORD” (Isaiah 40:3). Our hearts are
“But of that day or hour, no one knows, neither the angels in heaven, nor the Son, but only the Father” (Mark 13: 32). On
3-Minute Retreats – Daily Online Prayer – Loyola Press.
Years ago during a job interview something unexpected happened, I began to cry. Yeah, I cried during a job interview. What caused such a moment?
“Every plant that my heavenly Father has not planted will be uprooted (Matthew 15:13). This scripture in today’s gospel (MT 15:1-2, 10-14) reminds me of
(Commentary on 8/4/14 readings) “And Jeremiah the prophet said to Hananiah the prophet: Listen to this, Hananiah! The LORD has not sent you” (Jeremiah 28:15).
“When Jesus heard of the death of John the Baptist, he withdrew in a boat to a deserted place by himself. The crowds heard of