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Perseverance‍ in trials

Wednesday, ‍ January 22, 2020 2nd Week in Ordinary Time First Reading: 1 Sm 17:32–33, 37, 40–51 Gospel Reading: ‍ Mk 3:1-6 AGAIN Jesus entered the synagogue. A man who had a paralyzed hand was there and some people watched Jesus: Would he heal the man on the sabbath? If he did they could accuse […]

The devil’s confession

Tuesday, January 21, 2020 1st Week in Ordinary Time First Reading: 1 Sm 1:9–20 Gospel Reading: Mark 1:21-28 JESUS and his disciples went into the town of Capernaum and began to teach in the synagogue during the Sabbath assemblies. The people were astonished at the way he taught, for he spoke as one having authority […]

Like new wineskins

Monday, ‍ January 20, 2020 2nd Week in Ordinary Time First Reading: 1 Sm 15:16–23 Gospel Reading: Mk 2:18-22•ONE day, when the disciples of John the Baptist and the Pharisees were fasting, some people asked Jesus, “Why is it that both the disciples of John and of the Pharisees fast, but yours do not?” Jesus […]

The call of Matthew

Saturday, January 18, 2020 1st Week in Ordinary Time First Reading: 1 Sm 9:1–4, 17–19; 10:1 Gospel Reading: Mk 2:13-17 WHEN Jesus went out again beside the lake, a crowd came to him and he taught them. As he walked along, he saw a tax collector sitting in his office. This was Levi, the son […]

Healing and ‍ forgiveness

Friday, January 17, 2020 1st Week in Ordinary Time First Reading: 1 Sm 8:4–7, 10–22a Gospel Reading: Mk 2:1-12 JESUS returned to Capernaum. As the news spread that he was at home, so many people gathered that there was no longer room even outside the door. While Jesus was preaching the Word to them, some […]

In Search of Jesus

Wednesday January 15, 2020 1st Week in Ordinary Time 1st Reading: 1 Sam 3: 1-10; 19-20 Gospel: Mark 1:29-39  (…) As Simon’s mother-in-law was sick in bed with fever, they immediately told him about her. Jesus went to her and taking her by the hand, raised her up. The fever left her and she began […]

The devil’s‍ confession

Tuesday,‍ January 14, 2020 1st Week in Ordinary Time First Reading: 1 Sm 1:9–20 Gospel Reading: Mark 1:21-28 JESUS and his disciples went into the town of Capernaum and began to teach in the synagogue during the Sabbath assemblies. The people were astonished at the way he taught, for he spoke as one having authority […]

Following Christ

Monday, January 13, 2020 1st Week in Ordinary Time First Reading:‍ 1 Sm 1:1–8 Gospel Reading:‍ Mk 1:14 –20 AFTER John had been arrested, Jesus came to Galilee proclaiming the Gospel of God: “This is the time of fulfillment. The Kingdom of God is at hand. Repent, and believe in the Gospel.” As he passed […]

Joy in the Lord

Saturday, January 11, 2020 First Reading: 1 Jn 5:14-21 Gospel Reading: Jn 3:22-30 After this, Jesus and his disciples went into the region of Judea, where he spent some time with them baptizing. John was also baptizing in Aenon near Salim, because there was an abundance of water there, and people came to be baptized, […]

The cure of a leper

Friday January 10, 2020 After Epiphany First Reading: 1 Jn 5:5-13 Gospel Reading: Lk 5:12-16 ONE day in another town, a man came to Jesus covered with leprosy. On seeing him he bowed down to the ground, and said, “Lord, if you want to, you can make me clean.” Stretching out his hand, Jesus touched […]

Multiplication of Bread

Tuesday, ‍ January 7, 2020 First Reading: 1 Jn 4:7-10 Gospel Reading: Mk 6:34-44 AS Jesus went ashore he saw a large crowd, and he had compassion on them for they were like sheep without a shepherd. And he began a long teaching session with them. It was now getting late, so his disciples came […]

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