First Week of Advent

Saturday of the First Week of Advent (December 9, 2017): Power in Weakness

A reading from the Holy Gospel according to Matthew (Mt 9:35 - 10:1, 5a, 6-8) Jesus went around to all the towns and villages, teaching in their synagogues, proclaiming the Gospel of the Kingdom, and curing every ...

Friday of the First Week of Advent (December 8, 2017): Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary

A reading from the Holy Gospel according to Luke (Lk1:26-38) In the sixth month, the angel Gabriel was sent from God to a town of Galilee called Nazareth, to a virgin betrothed to a man named Joseph, ...

Wednesday of the First Week of Advent (December 6, 2017): What's on your Christmas wish list?

Today's Readings: Isaiah 25:6-10A Ps 23:1-6 Matthew 15:29-37 www.usccb.org/bible/readings/120617.cfm USCCB Podcast of the Readings: ccc.usccb.org/cccradio/NABPodcasts/17_12_06.mp3 A reading from the Holy Gospel according to Matthew. At that time: Jesus walked by the Sea of Galilee, went up on the mountain, and sat down there.  Great ...

Tuesday of the First Week of Advent (December 5, 2017): Blessed are the eyes that see

Today's Readings: Isaiah 11:1-10 Ps 72:1-2, 7-8, 12-13, 17 Luke 10:21-24 www.usccb.org/bible/readings/120517.cfm USCCB Podcast of the Readings: ccc.usccb.org/cccradio/NABPodcasts/17_12_05.mp3 A reading from the Holy Gospel according to Luke. Jesus rejoiced in the Holy Spirit and said, "I give you praise, ...

Monday of the First Week of Advent (December 4, 2017): True faith

Today's Readings: Isaiah 2:1-5 Ps 122:1-9 Matthew 8:5-11 www.usccb.org/bible/readings/120417.cfm USCCB Podcast of the Readings: ccc.usccb.org/cccradio/NABPodcasts/17_12_04.mp3 A reading from the Holy Gospel according to Matthew. When Jesus entered Capernaum, a centurion approached him and appealed to him, saying, "Lord, my servant is lying at home paralyzed, suffering ...