Scripture Reflections

14
Jul

Fourteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Ez 2: 2-5; Ps 123: 1-4; 2Cor 12: 7-10; Mk 6: 1-6 Paul declares in his letter to the Corinthians, the Second Reading, “For when I am weak, then I […]

14
Jul

Thirteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Wis 1: 13-15; 2: 23-24; Ps 30: 2, 4, 5-6, 11-13; 2Cor 8: 7, 9, 13-15; Mk 5: 21-43 In today’s Second Reading, St. Paul quotes Exodus 16:18: “Whoever had […]

21
Jun

Twelfth Sunday in Ordinary Time

Jb 38: 1, 8-11; Ps 107: 23-26, 28-31; 2 Cor 5: 14-17; Mk 4: 35-41 Life, by its very nature, is filled with storms. In more than one Biblical ac-count, […]

21
Jun

Eleventh Sunday in Ordinary Time

Ez 17: 22-24; Ps 92: 2-3, 13-16; 2Cor 5: 610; Mk4: 26-34 “For we walk by faith, not by sight.” Those words of great insight are in today’s second reading […]

22
May

Pentecost Sunday

Acts 2: 1-11; Ps104:1,24,29-31,34; 1 Cor 12: 3B-7, 12-13; Jn 20: 19-22 Today is Pentecost Sunday, a day called by many “The Birthday of the Church.” We commemorate the descent […]

22
May

Seventh Sunday of Easter

Acts 2: 1-11; Ps 47: 2-3, 6-9; Eph 1: 17-23; Mk 16: 15-20 “But they went forth and preached everywhere, while the Lord worked with them and confirmed the Word […]

01
May

Fifth Sunday of Easter

Acts 9:26-31; Ps 22:26-28, 30-32; 1Jn 3: 18-24; Jn 15: 1-8 St. John opens his salutation in our second reading from his first letter saying, “Let us not love in […]

01
May

Fourth Sunday of Easter

Acts 4: 8-12; Ps 118: 1,8-9, 21-23, 26, 28-29; 1 Jn 3: 102; Jn 10: 11-18 Traditionally, the Fourth Sunday of Easter (today) is also called Good Shepherd Sunday. Christ […]

16
Apr

Third Sunday of Easter

Acts 3: 13-15, 17-19; Ps 4, 2,4,7-9;Jn 2: 1-5A; Lk 24: 35-46 “Repent therefore, and be converted, that your sins may be wiped away.” With these words St. Peter advises […]

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