2nd Week of Advent, Tuesday, Dec 6: St. Nicholas

 2nd Week of Advent, Tuesday, Dec 6

Isaiah 40:1-11 / Matthew 18:12-14

God is indeed coming; He will gather the lambs in his arms.

Advent 1st Week: Nov 28-Dec 3

 Advent 1st Week: Nov 28-Dec

Nov 28 Monday: Mt 8: 5-11: 

Advent 2nd Sunday A: John the Baptist


Advent 2 Sunday A - Liturgical Prayers

 Greeting (See Second Reading)

United in mind and voice we give glory to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ. The Lord be with you.

St. Francis Xavier, Patron of Missions and Missionaries, Dec 3

St. Francis Xavier, Patron of Missions and Missionaries, Dec 3

1 Cor 9:16-19, 22-23 / Mark 16:15-20 

Today the Church celebrates the feast of St Francis Xavier, the Co-patron of India and of all missions and missionaries all over the world.

1st Week of Advent, Saturday, Dec 3

 1st Week of Advent, Saturday, Dec 3

Isaiah 30:19-21, 23-26 / Matthew 9:35 - 10:1, 6-8    

Isaiah foresees more things; When you cry out, he will answer you.

1st Week of Advent, Friday, Dec 2

 1st Week of Advent, Friday, Dec 2

Isaiah 29:17-24 / Matthew 9:27-31                  

Isaiah talks about messianic times; Then the eyes of the blind will see.

1st Week of Advent, Thursday, Dec 1

 1st Week of Advent, Thursday, Dec 1

Isaiah 26:1-6 / Matthew 7:221, 24-27    

There will be a day of reckoning; He humbles those who are proud.

Thanksgiving (US): Nov 24

Introduction: Today is a day of national thanksgiving in the USA 1) for the blessings and protection God has given us. 2) for our democratic government and prosperity, we enjoy 3) for our freedom of speech and religion, and 4) for the generosity and goodwill of our people.

1st Week of Advent, Monday, Nov 28

 1st Week of Advent, Monday, Nov 29

Isaiah 2:1-3 / Matthew 8:5-11

Isaiah looks to the future; All nations will live in peace. 

34th Week, Saturday, Nov 26: Bl James Alberione

Revelation 22:1-7 / Luke 21:34-36 

There will be no more night: The Lord God shall be their light.

34th Week: Nov 21-26

 Nov 21 Monday: (The Presentation of Blessed Virgin Mary)

34th Week, Friday, Nov 25: St. Catherine of Alexandria

Revelation 20:1-4, 11 - 21:2 / Luke 20:29-33


I saw the dead: They were judged according to their deeds.

34th Week, Thursday, Nov 24: St. Andrew Dung

 Apocalypse 18:1-2, 21-23; 19:1-3, 9 / Luke 21:20-28

 Babylon has fallen!: "Praise God"'

34th Week, Wednesday, Nov 23: St. Clement 1

Revelation 15:1-4 / Luke 21:12-19 

I saw the faithful ones: They were singing a victory song. 

34th Week, Tuesday, Nov 22: St. Cecelia

Revelation 14:14-19 / Luke 21:5-13 

The Son of Man appeared: He wore a crown and carried a sickle

Advent 1 Sunday A - Liturgical Prayers

 A. The Lord Comes B. Christ Brings Us Hope  

Readings: Is 2:1 - 5; Rom 13:11 - 14; Ps 122:1-9; Mt 24:37 - 44 

Christ the King - 34th Sunday C - Liturgy


1. Was I There When They Crucified My King?

2. Reigning from a Cross 

33rd Week: Nov 14-19

 33rd Week: Nov 14-19

Nov 14 Monday:

34th Sunday C: Christ the King: Nov 20th


33rd Week, Saturday, Nov 19th


33rd Week, Saturday, Nov 19th

Apocalypse 11:4-12 / Luke 20:27-40

The two prophets heard a voice; "Come up here - to heaven!" 

33rd Week, Friday, Nov 18: Dedication of the Basilicas of Sts Peter and Paul

Apocalypse 10:8-11 / Luke 19:45-48 

33rd Week, Thursday, Nov 17: St. Elizabeth of Hungary

Revelation 5:1-10 / Luke 19:41-44

 I saw the Lamb: By his death he bought us.

33rd Week, Wednesday, Nov 16: St. Margaret of Scotland

 33rd Week, Wednesday, Nov 16

Apocalypse 4:1-11 / Luke 19:11-28

I found myself in heaven Everyone was praising God. 

33rd Week, Tuesday, Nov 15: St. Albert the Great

 33rd Week, Tuesday, Nov 15

Rev 3:1-6, 14-22 / Luke 19:1-10

I knock at the door; If anyone answers, I will enter. 

33rd Week, Monday, Nov 14

 33rd Week, Monday, Nov 14

Apocalypse 1:1-4; 2:1-5 / Luke 18:35-43   

Do not grow discouraged; Return to your former deeds.

33rd Week: Nov 7-12

 33rd Week: Nov 7-12

33rd Sunday C: Liturgical Prayers


Neither death nor life, neither the present nor the future nor any other creature can separate us from the love of God, the love he has made visible in Christ Jesus our Lord. May the Lord Jesus be always with you. R/ And also with you.

32nd Week, Saturday, Nov 12

 3 John 5-8 / Luke 18:1-8 

On November 16, 1989, a horrifying injustice occurred in El Salvador against two powerless people and their six significantly more powerful companions.  Yet persistence has brought little justice. 

32nd Week, Friday, Nov 11: St. Martin of Tours

2 John 4-9 / Luke 17:26-37 

32nd Week, Thursday, Nov 10: Saint Leo, the Great

 Philemon 7-20 / Luke 17:20-25 

The Coming of the Kingdom of God 

32nd Week, Tuesday, Nov 8

 The Letter to Titus lists those domestic virtues that are conducive to a good home life and a strong Christian community.

32nd Week, Monday, Nov 7, Saint Willibrord

 32nd Week, Monday, Nov 7: Titus 1:1-9 / Luke 17:1-6

31st Week: Oct 31st to Nov 5th

 31st Week: Oct 31st to Nov 5th

Oct 31: