Daily Mass Reading for Monday of the 5th Week of Lent

FIRST READING
Daniel 13:1–9, 15–17, 19–30, 33–62

In Babylon there lived a man named Joakim, who married a very beautiful and God–fearing woman, Susanna, the daughter of Hilkiah; her pious parents had train

Catholic Reading for Friday of the 4th Week of Lent

First Reading: (Wisdom 2: 1a, 12-22)For they have said, reasoning with themselves, but not right: The time of our life is short and tedious, and in the end

Reading for Saturday of the 14th Week in Ordinary Time Cycle II. Memorial: Saint Benedict, Abbot. Liturgical Colour: white

First Reading: (Isaiah 6:1–8) Responsorial Psalm: (Psalm 93:1ab, 1cd–2, 5) Gospel: (Matthew 10:24–33)   FIRST READING Isaiah 6:1–8 In the year King Uzziah died, I saw the Lord seated on a high and lofty throne, with […]

Reading for Friday of the 14th Week in Ordinary Time Cycle II. Liturgical Colour: green

First Reading: (Hosea 14:2–10) Responsorial Psalm: (Psalm 51:3–4, 8–9, 12–13, 14 and 17) Gospel: (Matthew 10:16–23)   FIRST READING Hosea 14:2–10 Thus says the LORD: Return, O Israel, to the LORD, your God; you have collapsed […]

Reading for Wednesday of the 13th Week in Ordinary Time Cycle II. Memorial: Saint Junípero Serra, Priest. Liturgical Colours: green/white

First Reading: (Amos 5:14–15, 21–24) Responsorial Psalm: (Psalm 50:7, 8–9, 10–11, 12–13, 16bc–17) Gospel: (Matthew 8:28–34)   FIRST READING Amos 5:14–15, 21–24 Seek good and not evil, that you may live; Then truly will the LORD, […]

Reading for Thursday of the 5th Week of Lent Year A. Memorial: Saint Francis of Paola, Hermit. Liturgical Colour: violet

FIRST READING
Genesis 17:3–9

When Abram prostrated himself, God spoke to him: “My covenant with you is this: you are to become the father of a host of nations. No longer shall you be called

Reading for the 1st Sunday of Lent Year A. Liturgical Colour: violet

First Reading: (Genesis 2:7—9; 3:1—7) Responsorial Psalm: (Psalm 51:3—4, 5—6, 12—13, 17 (see 3a)) Second Reading: (Longer Form Romans 5:12—19 or: Shorter Form Romans 5:12, 17—19) Gospel: (Matthew 4:1—11)   FIRST READING Genesis 2:7—9; 3:1—7 The LORD […]

Reading for Monday of the 6th Week in Ordinary Time Year II. Memorial: The Seven Holy Founders of the Servite Order. Liturgical Colours: green/white

FIRST READING
James 1:1–11

James, a servant of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ, to the twelve tribes in the dispersion, greetings.

Reading for Saturday of the 5th Week in Ordinary Time Year II. Memorial: The Blessed Virgin Mary. Liturgical Colours: green/white

FIRST READING1 Kings 12:26–32; 13:33–34Jeroboam thought to himself:”The kingdom will return to David’s house. If now this people go up to offer sacrifices i

Reading for Thursday of the 4th Week in Ordinary Time Year II. Memorial: Saint Paul Miki and Companions, Martyrs. Liturgical Colour: red

FIRST READING
1 Kings 2:1–4, 10–12

When the time of David’s death drew near, he gave these instructions to his son Solomon: “I am going the way of all flesh. T