CONVERSION OF PAUL 1st Reading: Acts 22:3-16 or Acts 9:1-22 Paul addressed the people in these words: “I am a Jew, born in Tarsus in Cilicia, but brought up in this city. At the feet of Gamaliel I was educated strictly in our ancestral law and was zealous for God, just as all of you … Continue reading Tuesday 25 January 2022 – WHO ARE YOU SIR?
SUNDAY OF THE WORD OF GOD - THIRD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME 1st Reading: Neh 8:2-4a, 5-6, 8-10 Ezra the priest brought the law before the assembly, which consisted of men, women, and those children old enough to understand. Standing at one end of the open place that was before the Water Gate, he read … Continue reading Sunday 23 January 2022 – REJOICING IN THE LORD
Second Week in Ordinary Time/ Vincent of Saragossa 1st Reading: 2 Sam 1:1-4, 11-12, 19, 23-27 David returned from his defeat of the Amalekites and spent two days in Ziklag. On the third day a man came from Saul’s camp, with his clothes torn and dirt on his head. Going to David, he fell to … Continue reading Saturday 22 January 2022 – HE IS OUT OF HIS MIND
Second Week in Ordinary Time 1st Reading: 1Sam 24:3-21 Saul took three thousand picked men from all Israel and went in search of David and his men in the direction of the wild goat crags. When he came to the sheepfolds along the way, he found a cave, which he entered to relieve himself. David … Continue reading Friday 21 January 2022 – THEY CAME TO HIM
Second Week in Ordinary Time 1st Reading: 1Sam 18:6-9; 19:1-7 When David and Saul approached (on David’s return after slaying the Philistine), women came out from each of the cities of Israel to meet King Saul, singing and dancing, with tambourines, joyful songs, and sistrums. The women played and sang: “Saul has slain his thousands, … Continue reading Thursday 20 January 2022 – FALL DOWN