Twentyfirst Sunday in Ordinary Time – Cycle A

Readings: First Reading: Isaiah 22: 15, 19 – 23, Responsorial Psalm: 138; Second Reading: Romans 11: 33:–36, Gospel: Matthew 16: 13 -20 In the twenty-second chapter of the book of the prophet Isaiah, we find the prophet’s only criticism of an individual. The man in...

The Canaanite woman and Saint Monica

Twentieth  Sunday in Ordinary Time.  August 16, 2020    Readings:  First Reading Isaiah 56: 1, 6-7; Responsorial Psalm: 67; Second Reading: Romans 11:13-15,  29-32; Gospel:  Matthew 15:21 – 28  One of the most...

Eighteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

August 2, 2020 Readings: First Reading: Isaiah 55: 1 – 3; Second Reading, Romans:8: 35, 37 – 39; Gospel: Matthew 14: 13 – 21      Our first reading for this weekend is taken from the fifty-fifth chapter of the book of the prophet Isaiah....

Pursuit of the Eternal Treasure

Seventeenth  Sunday in Ordinary time, July 26, 2020 Readings: First Reading: 1 Kings 3: 5 – 12; Responsorial Psalm: 119; Second Reading: Romans 8: 28 – 30; Gospel: Matthew 13: 44 – 52 Our first reading for this week is from the first book of Kings, and it...

‘weeds’ in our life

Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time.  July 19, 2020  Readings:  First Reading: Wisdom 12: 13; 16 – 19; Responsorial Psalm: 86; Second Reading, Romans 8: 26 – 27; Gospel: Matthew: 13: 24 – 43 What a privilege we have this weekend to hear from the book of...

God’s Word Accomplishes It’s Purpose

15th Sunday in Ordinary Time Readings: Isaiah 55: 10 – 11; Responsorial Psalm:65; Romans 8: 18 -23; Matthew: 13: 1 – 23 This week, we hear from the book of the prophet Isaiah, and the theme of this short passage is the Word of God. How wonderful that we are hearing...