Third Week in Ordinary Time 1st Reading: 2 Sam 11:1-4a, 5-10a, 13-17 At the turn of the year, when kings go out on campaign, David sent out Joab along with his officers and the army of Israel, and they ravaged the Ammonites and besieged Rabbah. David, however, remained in Jerusalem. One evening David rose from … Continue reading Friday 28 January 2022 – THE KINGDOM OF GOD
Third Week in Ordinary Time 1st Reading: 2 Sam 7:18-19, 24-29 After Nathan had spoken to King David, the king went in and sat before the LORD and said, “Who am I, Lord GOD, and who are the members of my house, that you have brought me to this point? Yet even this you see … Continue reading Thursday 27 January 2022 – TAKE WHAT YOU HEAR
Timothy and Titus, Bishops 1st Reading: 2 Tim 1:1-8 (or Titus 1:1-5) Paul, an Apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of God for the promise of life in Christ Jesus, to Timothy, my dear child: grace, mercy, and peace from God the Father and Christ Jesus our Lord. I am grateful to God, whom … Continue reading Wednesday 26 January 2022 – PEACE TO THIS HOUSEHOLD
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