17th Week in the Ordinary Time 1st Reading: Jer 15:10, 16-21 Woe to me, mother, that you gave me birth! a man of strife and contention to all the land! I neither borrow nor lend, yet all curse me. When I found your words, I devoured them; they became my joy and the happiness of … Continue reading Wednesday 27 July 2022 – THE KINGDOM VALUES
17th Week in the Ordinary Time 1st Reading: Jer 14:17-22 Let my eyes stream with tears day and night, without rest, Over the great destruction which overwhelms the virgin daughter of my people, over her incurable wound. If I walk out into the field, look! those slain by the sword; If I enter the city, … Continue reading Tuesday 26 July 2022 – GIVING WITNESS TO GOD BY OUR LIVES
James Apostle 1st Reading: 2Cor 4:7-15 Brothers and sisters: We hold this treasure in earthen vessels, that the surpassing power may be of God and not from us. We are afflicted in every way, but not constrained; perplexed, but not driven to despair; persecuted, but not abandoned; struck down, but not destroyed; always carrying about … Continue reading Monday 25 July 2022 – GOD’S GRACE IS SUFFICIENT
17th Sunday of the Ordinary Time 1st Reading: Genesis 18:20–32 In those days, the Lord said: “The outcry against Sodom and Gomorrah is so great, and their sin so grave, that I must go down and see whether or not their actions fully correspond to the cry against them that comes to me. I mean … Continue reading Sunday 24 July 2022 – PRAYING WITHOUT CEASING
16th Week in Ordinary Time 1st Reading: Jer 7:1-11 The following message came to Jeremiah from the LORD: Stand at the gate of the house of the LORD, and there proclaim this message: Hear the word of the LORD, all you of Judah who enter these gates to worship the LORD! Thus says the LORD … Continue reading Saturday 23 July 2022 – ARE YOU THE WHEAT OR THE WEED?