Reading for Thursday of the 32nd Week in Ordinary Time Year B. Memorial: Saint Albert the Great, Bishop and Doctor of the Church. Liturgical Colour: green/white

First Reading: (Philemon 1: 7-20) Responsorial Psalm: (Psalms 146: 7, 8-9a, 9bc-10) Gospel: (Luke 17: 20-25)   First Reading: (Philemon 1: 7-20) For I have had great joy and consolation in thy charity, because the bowels of the saints have been refreshed by thee, brother. Wherefore though I have much confidence in Christ Jesus, to command thee that which is to the purpose: For charity sake I rather beseech, whereas thou art such a one, as Paul an old man, and now a prisoner also of Jesus Christ. I beseech thee for…

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Reading for Wednesday of the 32nd Week in Ordinary Time Year B. Liturgical Colour: green

First Reading: (Titus 3: 1-7) Responsorial Psalm: (Psalms 23: 1b-3a, 3bc-4, 5, 6) Gospel: (Luke 17: 11-19)     First Reading: (Titus 3: 1-7) Admonish them to be subject to princes and powers, to obey at a word, to be ready to every good work. To speak evil of no man, not to be litigious, but gentle: shewing all mildness towards all men. For we ourselves also were some time unwise, incredulous, erring, slaves to divers desires and pleasures, living in malice and envy, hateful, and hating one another. But when the…

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Reading for the 32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time Year B. Liturgical Colour: green

First Reading: (1 Kings 17: 10-16) Responsorial Psalm: (Psalms 146: 7, 8-9, 9-10 (1b)) Second Reading: (Hebrews 9: 24-28) Gospel: (Mark 12: 38-44)   First Reading: (1 Kings 17: 10-16) He arose, and went to Sarephta. And when he was come to the gate of the city, he saw the widow woman gathering sticks, and he called her, and said to her: Give me a little water in a vessel, that I may drink. And when she was going to fetch it he called after her, saying: Bring me also, I beseech thee,…

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Reading for Saturday of the 31st Week in Ordinary Time Year B. Memorial: Saint Leo the Great, Pope and Doctor of the Church. Liturgical Colour: white

First Reading: (Philippians 4: 10-19) Responsorial Psalm: (Psalms 112: 1b-2, 5-6, 8a and 9) Gospel: (Luke 16: 9-15)   First Reading: (Philippians 4: 10-19) Now I rejoice in the Lord exceedingly, that now at length your thought for me hath flourished again, as you did also think; but you were busied. I speak not as it were for want. For I have learned, in whatsoever state I am, to be content therewith. I know both how to be brought low, and I know how to abound: (everywhere, and in all things I…

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Reading for Friday of the 31st Week in Ordinary Time Year B. Feast: The Dedication of the Lateran Basilica. Liturgical Colour: white

First Reading: (Ezekiel 47: 1-2, 8-9, 12) Responsorial Psalm: (Psalms 46: 2-3, 5-6, 8-9) Second Reading: (1 Corinthians 3: 9c-11, 16-17) Gospel: (John 2: 13-22)   First Reading: (Ezekiel 47: 1-2, 8-9, 12) And he brought me again to the gate of the house, and behold waters issued out from under the threshold of the house toward the east: for the forefront, of the house looked toward the east: but the waters came down to the right side of the temple to the south part of the altar. And he led me…

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Reading for Thursday of the 31st Week in Ordinary Time. Liturgical Colour: green

First Reading: (Philippians 3: 3-8a) Responsorial Psalm: (Psalms 105: 2-3, 4-5, 6-7) Gospel: (Luke 15: 1-10)   First Reading: (Philippians 3: 3-8a) For we are the circumcision, who in spirit serve God; and glory in Christ Jesus, not having confidence in the flesh. Though I might also have confidence in the flesh. If any other thinketh he may have confidence in the flesh, I more, Being circumcised the eighth day, of the stock of Israel, of the tribe of Benjamin, an Hebrew of the Hebrews; according to the law, a Pharisee: According to…

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Reading for Wednesday of the 31st Week in Ordinary Time Year B. Liturgical Colour: green

First Reading: (Philippians 2: 12-18) Responsorial Psalm: (Psalms 27: 1, 4, 13-14) Gospel: (Luke 14: 25-33)   First Reading: (Philippians 2: 12-18) Wherefore, my dearly beloved, (as you have always obeyed, not as in my presence only, but much more now in my absence,) with fear and trembling work out your salvation. For it is God who worketh in you, both to will and to accomplish, according to his good will. And do ye all things without murmurings and hesitations; That you may be blameless, and sincere children of God, without reproof, in…

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Reading for Tuesday of the 31st Week in Ordinary Time Year B. Liturgical Colour: green

First Reading: (Philippians 2: 5-11) Responsorial Psalm: (Psalms 22: 26b-27, 28-30ab, 30e, 31-32) Gospel: (Luke 14: 15-24)   First Reading: (Philippians 2: 5-11) For let this mind be in you, which was also in Christ Jesus: Who being in the form of God, thought it not robbery to be equal with God: But emptied himself, taking the form of a servant, being made in the likeness of men, and in habit found as a man. He humbled himself, becoming obedient unto death, even to the death of the cross. For which cause…

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Reading for the 31st Sunday in Ordinary Time Year B. Liturgical Colour: green

First Reading: (Deuteronomy 6: 2-6) Responsorial Psalm: (Psalms 18: 2-3, 3-4, 47, 51 (2)) Second Reading: (Hebrews 7: 23-28) Gospel: (Mark 12: 28b-34)   First Reading: (Deuteronomy 6: 2-6) That thou mayst fear the Lord thy God, and keep all his commandments and precepts, which I command thee, and thy sons, and thy grandsons, all the days of thy life, that thy days may be prolonged. Hear, O Israel, and observe to do the things which the Lord hath commanded thee, that it may be well with thee, and thou mayst be…

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Reading for the Solemnity of All Saints [Holy Day of Obligation]. Liturgical Colour: white

First Reading: (Revelation 7: 2-4, 9-14) Responsorial Psalm: (Psalms 24: 1b-2, 3-4ab, 5-6) Second Reading: (1 John 3: 1-3) Gospel: (Matthew 5: 1-12a)   First Reading: (Revelation 7: 2-4, 9-14) And I saw another angel ascending from the rising of the sun, having the sign of the living God; and he cried with a loud voice to the four angels, to whom it was given to hurt the earth and the sea, Saying: Hurt not the earth, nor the sea, nor the trees, till we sign the servants of our God in…

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