DIVINE MERCY SUNDAY. APRIL 11, 2021

Reading:First Reading: Acts 4: 32 – 35Psalm 118Second Reading: 1 John 5: 1 – 6Gospel: John 20. 19 -31 In today’s gospel we find the disciples locking themselves into a room because they were afraid of the Jewish authorities. Even after an excited Mary Magdalene came...

EASTER – Resurrection of the Lord (CYCLE B)

Readings:First Reading: Acts 10. 34, 37 – 43Responsorial Psalm: 118Second Reading: Colossians 3. 1 -4Gospel: John 20. 1- 18 A God Who Still Moves Stones We live in a world where brokenness is all around us. There is the unrest in Myanmar. There is the pandemic, which...

Good Friday – The Celebration of the Lord’s Passion

His Death is Our life ReadingsFirst Reading: Isaiah 52: 13 – 53.12Psalm 31Second Reading: Hebrews 4.14 – 16; 5. 7 -9John 18.1 – 19.42Today we are not celebrating the history, rather the mystery of the Cross. We ponder overand dramatically and symbolically and...

Maundy (Holy) Thursday April 1, 2021

ReadingsExodus 12: 1 – 8, 11 – 14;Responsorial Psalm 1161 Corinthians 11: 23 – 26John 13: 1 – 15Tonight we begin the Triduum, the three most important days in the liturgical year of the Church.Tonight we celebrate a more happy event. It is the Passover, the Last...

PALM SUNDAY OF THE PASSION OF THE LORD (CYCLE B) MARCH 28, 2021

ReadingsIsaiah 50: 4 – 7Psalm 22Philippians 2: 6 – 11Gospel Mark 14: 1 – 15, 47 With the celebration of Palm Sunday, we begin a week of a lot of activity, a week of much tension, anguish and turmoil a week of experience of various sentiments culminating a sense of...