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December 18 – 3rd Week of Advent

Today’s Mass Readings December 18 3rd Week of Advent Matthew 1:18-25 God becomes flesh when justice kneels down in homage to mercy. Think of the trust and the courage in the heart of Mother Mary as she goes to her betrothed husband and tells him that she is pregnant. Surely, she knew what the consequences […]

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Saturday 2nd Week  of Advent

Today’s Mass Readings Saturday 2nd Week  of Advent Matthew 17:10-13 Our pain is our cry for mercy. All the prophets before John the Baptist spoke of a future event, the time when the Messiah would come. John is the greatest of all the prophets because he alone was given the grace to point out the […]

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Friday 1st Week of Advent

Today’s Mass Readings Friday 1st Week of Advent Matthew 9:27-31 True mercy leads to total communion. These two blind men did more than ask Jesus to heal them. We can really say their eyes lacked sight, but their heart had 20/20 vision, that is, they saw into the heart of Jesus. How do we know […]

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Saturday 28th Week of the Year

Today’s Mass Readings Saturday 28th Week of the Year Luke 12:8-12 Just what is the sin of the Holy Spirit that can never be forgiven? Blaspheming against the Holy Spirit is a sin that Jesus says could never be forgiven. Sins against the Son of Man, Jesus, can be forgiven, because of our knowledge of […]

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Wednesday 21st Week of the Year

Today’s Mass Readings Wednesday 21st Week of the Year Matthew 23:27-32. Jesus has a strategy to help us look at our sin and not be afraid of what we see. We can see ourselves in children as they play a game, waiting for their turn. Whether it’s playing a video game, stepping up to the […]

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Friday 19th Week of the Year

Today’s Mass Readings Friday 19th Week of the Year Matthew 19:3-12. May the Lord show his mercy on all who are struggling in their marriage and may all who experience divorce also experience his healing. Through a parable, Jesus taught us how incredibly gracious is God’s mercy! His mercy is open to all people everywhere […]

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Wednesday 18th Week of the Year

Today’s Mass Readings Wednesday 18th Week of the Year Matthew 15:21-28. We learn from the Canaanite woman in the gospel that however many strikes are against us, Jesus will show us mercy. Things are not always as they appear. At first look, Jesus does not seem at all interested in this woman who seeks Jesus […]

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