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  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 12-02-17

    12/01/2017 8:27:15 PM PST · by Salvation · 90 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 12-02-17 | Revised New American Bible
    December 2, 2017 Saturday of the Thirty-fourth Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 Dn 7:15-27 I, Daniel, found my spirit anguished within its covering of flesh,and I was terrified by the visions of my mind.I approached one of those presentand asked him what all this meant in truth;in answer, he made known to me the meaning of the things:"These four great beasts stand for four kingdomswhich shall arise on the earth.But the holy ones of the Most High shall receive the kingship,to possess it forever and ever." But I wished to make certain about the fourth beast,so very terrible...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 12-01-17

    11/30/2017 9:17:14 PM PST · by Salvation · 38 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 12-01-17 | Revised New American Bible
    December 1, 2017 Friday of the Thirty-fourth Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 Dn 7:2-14 In a vision I, Daniel, saw during the night,the four winds of heaven stirred up the great sea,from which emerged four immense beasts,each different from the others.The first was like a lion, but with eagle's wings.While I watched, the wings were plucked;it was raised from the ground to stand on two feetlike a man, and given a human mind. The second was like a bear; it was raised up on one side,and among the teeth in its mouth were three tusks.It was given the...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 11-30-17, FEAST, St. Andrew, Apostle

    11/30/2017 7:10:06 AM PST · by Salvation · 34 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 11-30-17 | Revised New American Bible
    November 30, 2017 Feast of Saint Andrew, Apostle Reading 1 Rom 10:9-18 Brothers and sisters:If you confess with your mouth that Jesus is Lordand believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead,you will be saved.For one believes with the heart and so is justified,and one confesses with the mouth and so is saved.The Scripture says,No one who believes in him will be put to shame.There is no distinction between Jew and Greek;the same Lord is Lord of all,enriching all who call upon him.For everyone who calls on the name of the Lord will be saved. But...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 11-29-17

    11/28/2017 9:11:59 PM PST · by Salvation · 34 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 11-29-17 | Revised New American Bible
    November 29, 2017 Wednesday of the Thirty-fourth Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 Dn 5:1-6, 13-14, 16-17, 23-28 King Belshazzar gave a great banquet for a thousand of his lords,with whom he drank.Under the influence of the wine,he ordered the gold and silver vesselswhich Nebuchadnezzar, his father,had taken from the temple in Jerusalem,to be brought in so that the king, his lords,his wives and his entertainers might drink from them.When the gold and silver vesselstaken from the house of God in Jerusalem had been brought in,and while the king, his lords, his wives and his entertainerswere drinking wine from...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 11-28-17

    11/27/2017 7:54:15 PM PST · by Salvation · 35 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 11-28-17 | Revised New American Bible
    November 28, 2017 Tuesday of the Thirty-fourth Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 Dn 2:31-45 Daniel said to Nebuchadnezzar:"In your vision, O king, you saw a statue,very large and exceedingly bright,terrifying in appearance as it stood before you.The head of the statue was pure gold,its chest and arms were silver,its belly and thighs bronze, the legs iron,its feet partly iron and partly tile.While you looked at the statue,a stone which was hewn from a mountainwithout a hand being put to it,struck its iron and tile feet, breaking them in pieces.The iron, tile, bronze, silver, and gold all crumbled at...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 11-27-17

    11/26/2017 8:14:07 PM PST · by Salvation · 32 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 11-27-17 | Revised New American Bible
    November 27, 2017 Monday of the Thirty-fourth Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 Dn 1:1-6, 8-20 In the third year of the reign of Jehoiakim, king of Judah,King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon cameand laid siege to Jerusalem.The Lord handed over to him Jehoiakim, king of Judah,and some of the vessels of the temple of God;he carried them off to the land of Shinar,and placed the vessels in the temple treasury of his god. The king told Ashpenaz, his chief chamberlain,to bring in some of the children of Israel of royal bloodand of the nobility, young men without any defect,handsome, intelligent...
  • Catholic Caucus: Sunday Mass Readings, 11-26-17, SOL, Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe

    11/25/2017 7:33:42 PM PST · by Salvation · 48 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 11-26-17 | Revised New American Bible
    November 26, 2017 The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe Reading 1 Ez 34:11-12, 15-17 Thus says the Lord GOD:I myself will look after and tend my sheep. As a shepherd tends his flockwhen he finds himself among his scattered sheep,so will I tend my sheep.I will rescue them from every place where they were scatteredwhen it was cloudy and dark. I myself will pasture my sheep;I myself will give them rest, says the Lord GOD. The lost I will seek out,the strayed I will bring back,the injured I will bind up,the sick I will...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 11-25-17, OM, St. Catherine of Alexandria

    11/24/2017 9:47:46 PM PST · by Salvation · 31 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 11-25-17 | Revised New American Bible
    November 25, 2017 Saturday of the Thirty-third Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 1 Mc 6:1-13 As King Antiochus was traversing the inland provinces,he heard that in Persia there was a city called Elymais,famous for its wealth in silver and gold,and that its temple was very rich,containing gold helmets, breastplates, and weaponsleft there by Alexander, son of Philip,king of Macedon, the first king of the Greeks.He went therefore and tried to capture and pillage the city.But he could not do so,because his plan became known to the people of the citywho rose up in battle against him.So he retreated...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 11-24-17, M, St. Andrew Dung-Lac, Priest & Companions, Martyrs

    11/23/2017 10:37:52 PM PST · by Salvation · 34 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 11-24-17 | Revised New American Bible
    November 24, 2017 Memorial of Saint Andrew Dung-Lac, Priest, and Companions, Martyrs Reading 1 1 Mc 4:36-37, 52-59 Judas and his brothers said,"Now that our enemies have been crushed,let us go up to purify the sanctuary and rededicate it."So the whole army assembled, and went up to Mount Zion. Early in the morning on the twenty-fifth day of the ninth month,that is, the month of Chislev,in the year one hundred and forty-eight,they arose and offered sacrifice according to the lawon the new altar of burnt offerings that they had made. On the anniversary of the day on which the...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 11-23-17, St. Clement I, St. Miguel Augustin Pro, Thanksgiving

    11/22/2017 8:48:42 PM PST · by Salvation · 39 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 11-23-17 | Revised New American Bible
    November 23, 2017 Thanksgiving Day The following are a selection of the readings that may be used on this day. Reading 1 Sir 50:22-24 And now, bless the God of all,who has done wondrous things on earth;Who fosters people's growth from their mother's womb,and fashions them according to his will!May he grant you joy of heartand may peace abide among you;May his goodness toward us endure in Israelto deliver us in our days. Responsorial Psalm Ps 145:2-3, 4-5, 6-7, 8-9, 10-11 R. (see 1) I will praise your name for ever, Lord.Every day will I bless you,and I will...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 11-22-17, M, St. Cecilia, Virgin and Martyr

    11/21/2017 9:14:13 PM PST · by Salvation · 32 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 11-22-17 | Revised New American Bible
    November 22, 2017 Memorial of Saint Cecilia, Virgin and Martyr Reading 1 2 Mc 7:1, 20-31 It happened that seven brothers with their mother were arrestedand tortured with whips and scourges by the king,to force them to eat pork in violation of God's law. Most admirable and worthy of everlasting remembrance was the mother,who saw her seven sons perish in a single day,yet bore it courageously because of her hope in the Lord.Filled with a noble spirit that stirred her womanly heart with manly courage,she exhorted each of themin the language of their ancestors with these words:"I do not...
  • Daily Mass Readings, 11-21-17, M, The Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary

    11/20/2017 7:38:14 PM PST · by Salvation · 36 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 11-21-17 | Revised New American Bible
    November 21, 2017 Memorial of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary Reading 1 2 Mc 6:18-31 Eleazar, one of the foremost scribes,a man of advanced age and noble appearance,was being forced to open his mouth to eat pork. But preferring a glorious death to a life of defilement,he spat out the meat,and went forward of his own accord to the instrument of torture,as people ought to do who have the courage to reject the foodwhich it is unlawful to taste even for love of life. Those in charge of that unlawful ritual meal took the man aside privately,because...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 11-20-17

    11/19/2017 7:39:03 PM PST · by Salvation · 34 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 11-20-17 | Revised New American Bible
    November 20, 2017 Monday of the Thirty-third Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 1 Mc 1:10-15, 41-43, 54-57, 62-63 [From the descendants of Alexander's officers]there sprang a sinful offshoot, Antiochus Epiphanes,son of King Antiochus, once a hostage at Rome.He became king in the year one hundred and thirty sevenof the kingdom of the Greeks. In those days there appeared in Israelmen who were breakers of the law,and they seduced many people, saying:"Let us go and make an alliance with the Gentiles all around us;since we separated from them, many evils have come upon us."The proposal was agreeable;some from among...
  • Catholic Caucus: Sunday Mass Readings, 11-19-17, Thirty-third Sunday in Ordinary Time

    11/18/2017 7:41:22 PM PST · by Salvation · 45 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 11-19-17 | Revised New American Bible
    November 19, 2017 Thirty-third Sunday in Ordinary Time Reading 1 Prv 31:10-13, 19-20, 30-31 When one finds a worthy wife,her value is far beyond pearls.Her husband, entrusting his heart to her,has an unfailing prize.She brings him good, and not evil,all the days of her life.She obtains wool and flaxand works with loving hands.She puts her hands to the distaff,and her fingers ply the spindle.She reaches out her hands to the poor,and extends her arms to the needy.Charm is deceptive and beauty fleeting;the woman who fears the LORD is to be praised.Give her a reward for her labors,and let her...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings,11-18-17, OM,Ded. Basilicas/Sts. Peter &Paul, St. Rose Duchesne

    11/17/2017 8:00:03 PM PST · by Salvation · 34 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 11-18-17 | Revised New American Bible
    November 18, 2017 Saturday of the Thirty-second Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 Wis 18:14-16; 19:6-9 When peaceful stillness compassed everythingand the night in its swift course was half spent,Your all-powerful word, from heaven's royal thronebounded, a fierce warrior, into the doomed land,bearing the sharp sword of your inexorable decree.And as he alighted, he filled every place with death;he still reached to heaven, while he stood upon the earth. For all creation, in its several kinds, was being made over anew,serving its natural laws,that your children might be preserved unharmed.The cloud overshadowed their camp;and out of what had before...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 11-17-17, M, St. Elizabeth of Hungary, Religious

    11/16/2017 9:53:16 PM PST · by Salvation · 34 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 11-17-17 | Revised New American Bible
    November 17, 2017 Memorial of Saint Elizabeth of Hungary, Religious Reading 1 Wis 13:1-9 All men were by nature foolish who were in ignorance of God,and who from the good things seen did not succeed in knowing him who is,and from studying the works did not discern the artisan;But either fire, or wind, or the swift air,or the circuit of the stars, or the mighty water,or the luminaries of heaven, the governors of the world, they considered gods.Now if out of joy in their beauty they thought them gods,let them know how far more excellent is the Lord than...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 11-16-17, OM, St. Margaret/Scotland, St. Gerturde the Great

    11/15/2017 9:12:30 PM PST · by Salvation · 37 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 11-16-17 | Revised New American Bible
    November 16, 2017 Thursday of the Thirty-second Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 Wis 7:22b–8:1 In Wisdom is a spiritintelligent, holy, unique,Manifold, subtle, agile,clear, unstained, certain,Not baneful, loving the good, keen,unhampered, beneficent, kindly,Firm, secure, tranquil,all-powerful, all-seeing,And pervading all spirits,though they be intelligent, pure and very subtle.For Wisdom is mobile beyond all motion,and she penetrates and pervades all things by reason of her purity.For she is an aura of the might of Godand a pure effusion of the glory of the Almighty;therefore nought that is sullied enters into her.For she is the refulgence of eternal light,the spotless mirror of the...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 11-15-17, OM, St. Albert/Great, Bishop and Doctor/Church

    11/14/2017 8:48:05 PM PST · by Salvation · 35 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 11-15-17 | Revised New American Bible
    November 15, 2017 Wednesday of the Thirty-second Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 Wis 6:1-11 Hear, O kings, and understand;learn, you magistrates of the earth's expanse!Hearken, you who are in power over the multitudeand lord it over throngs of peoples!Because authority was given you by the Lordand sovereignty by the Most High,who shall probe your works and scrutinize your counsels.Because, though you were ministers of his kingdom, you judged not rightly,and did not keep the law,nor walk according to the will of God,Terribly and swiftly shall he come against you,because judgment is stern for the exalted–For the lowly may...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 11-14-17

    11/13/2017 8:00:33 PM PST · by Salvation · 34 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 11-14-17 | Revised New American Bible
    November 14, 2017 Tuesday of the Thirty-second Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 Wis 2:23–3:9 God formed man to be imperishable;the image of his own nature he made them.But by the envy of the Devil, death entered the world,and they who are in his possession experience it. But the souls of the just are in the hand of God, and no torment shall touch them.They seemed, in the view of the foolish, to be dead;and their passing away was thought an afflictionand their going forth from us, utter destruction.But they are in peace.For if before men, indeed, they be...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 11-13-17, M, St. Frances Xavier Cabrini, Virgin

    11/12/2017 8:06:10 PM PST · by Salvation · 34 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 11-13-17 | Revised New American Bible
    November 13, 2017 Memorial of Saint Frances Xavier Cabrini, Virgin Reading 1 Wis 1:1-7 Love justice, you who judge the earth;think of the Lord in goodness,and seek him in integrity of heart;Because he is found by those who test him not, and he manifests himself to those who do not disbelieve him.For perverse counsels separate a man from God,and his power, put to the proof, rebukes the foolhardy;Because into a soul that plots evil, wisdom enters not,nor dwells she in a body under debt of sin.For the holy Spirit of discipline flees deceitand withdraws from senseless counsels;and when injustice...