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  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 02-13-18

    02/12/2018 8:24:55 PM PST · by Salvation · 33 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 02-13-18 | Revised New American Bible
    February 13, 2018 Tuesday of the Sixth Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 Jas 1:12-18 Blessed is he who perseveres in temptation,for when he has been proven he will receive the crown of life that he promised to those who love him.No one experiencing temptation should say,"I am being tempted by God";for God is not subject to temptation to evil,and he himself tempts no one.Rather, each person is tempted when lured and enticed by his desire.Then desire conceives and brings forth sin,and when sin reaches maturity it gives birth to death. Do not be deceived, my beloved brothers and...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 02-12-18

    02/11/2018 9:16:07 PM PST · by Salvation · 33 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 02-12-18 | Revised New American Bible
    February 12, 2018 Monday of the Sixth Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 Jas 1:1-11 James, a servant of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ,to the twelve tribes in the dispersion, greetings. Consider it all joy, my brothers and sisters,when you encounter various trials,for you know that the testing of your faith produces perseverance.And let perseverance be perfect,so that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing.But if any of you lacks wisdom,he should ask God who gives to all generously and ungrudgingly,and he will be given it.But he should ask in faith, not doubting,for the one...
  • Catholic Caucus: Sunday Mass Readings, 02-11-1/, Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time

    02/10/2018 8:35:14 PM PST · by Salvation · 47 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 02-11-18 | Revised New American Bible
    February 11, 2018 Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time Reading 1 Lv 13:1-2, 44-46 The Lord said to Moses and Aaron,"If someone has on his skin a scab or pustule or blotchwhich appears to be the sore of leprosy,he shall be brought to Aaron, the priest,or to one of the priests among his descendants.If the man is leprous and unclean,the priest shall declare him uncleanby reason of the sore on his head. "The one who bears the sore of leprosyshall keep his garments rent and his head bare,and shall muffle his beard;he shall cry out, 'Unclean, unclean!'As long as the...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 02-10-18, M, St. Scholastica, Virgin

    02/09/2018 8:18:21 PM PST · by Salvation · 33 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 02-10-18 | Revised New American Bible
    February 10, 2018 Memorial of Saint Scholastica, Virgin Reading 1 1 Kgs 12:26-32; 13:33-34 Jeroboam thought to himself:"The kingdom will return to David's house.If now this people go up to offer sacrificesin the temple of the LORD in Jerusalem,the hearts of this people will return to their master,Rehoboam, king of Judah,and they will kill me."After taking counsel, the king made two calves of goldand said to the people:"You have been going up to Jerusalem long enough.Here is your God, O Israel, who brought you up from the land of Egypt."And he put one in Bethel, the other in Dan.This...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 02-09-18

    02/08/2018 8:50:25 PM PST · by Salvation · 34 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 02-09-18 | Revised New American Bible
    February 9, 2018 Friday of the Fifth Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 1 kgs 11:29-32; 12:19 Jeroboam left Jerusalem,and the prophet Ahijah the Shilonite met him on the road.The two were alone in the area,and the prophet was wearing a new cloak.Ahijah took off his new cloak,tore it into twelve pieces, and said to Jeroboam: “Take ten pieces for yourself;the LORD, the God of Israel, says:‘I will tear away the kingdom from Solomon’s graspand will give you ten of the tribes.One tribe shall remain to him for the sake of David my servant,and of Jerusalem,the city I have...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 02-08-18, OM, St. Jerome Emiliani, St. Josephine Bakhita

    02/07/2018 10:15:15 PM PST · by Salvation · 35 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 02-08-18 | Revised New American Bible
    February 8, 2018 Thursday of the Fifth Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 1 Kgs 11:4-13 When Solomon was old his wives had turned his heart to strange gods,and his heart was not entirely with the LORD, his God,as the heart of his father David had been.By adoring Astarte, the goddess of the Sidonians,and Milcom, the idol of the Ammonites,Solomon did evil in the sight of the LORD;he did not follow him unreservedly as his father David had done.Solomon then built a high place to Chemosh, the idol of Moab,and to Molech, the idol of the Ammonites,on the hill...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 02-07-18

    02/06/2018 9:07:08 PM PST · by Salvation · 35 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 02-07-18 | Revised New American Bible
    February 7, 2018 Wednesday of the Fifth Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 1 Kgs 10:1-10 The queen of Sheba, having heard of Solomon's fame,came to test him with subtle questions.She arrived in Jerusalem with a very numerous retinue,and with camels bearing spices,a large amount of gold, and precious stones.She came to Solomon and questioned him on every subjectin which she was interested.King Solomon explained everything she asked about,and there remained nothing hidden from himthat he could not explain to her. When the queen of Sheba witnessed Solomon's great wisdom,the palace he had built, the food at his table,the...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 02-06-18, M, St. Paul Miki and Companions, Martyrs

    02/05/2018 10:51:07 PM PST · by Salvation · 34 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 02-06-18 | Revised New American Bible
    February 6, 2018 Memorial of Saint Paul Miki and Companions, Martyrs Reading 1 1 Kgs 8:22-23, 27-30 Solomon stood before the altar of the LORDin the presence of the whole community of Israel,and stretching forth his hands toward heaven,he said, “LORD, God of Israel,there is no God like you in heaven above or on earth below;you keep your covenant of mercy with your servantswho are faithful to you with their whole heart. “Can it indeed be that God dwells on earth?If the heavens and the highest heavens cannot contain you,how much less this temple which I have built! Look...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 02-05-18, M, St. Agatha, Virgin and Martyr

    02/04/2018 8:13:55 PM PST · by Salvation · 34 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 02-05-18 | Revised New American Bible
    February 5, 2018 Memorial of Saint Agatha, Virgin and Martyr Reading 1 1 Kgs 8:1-7, 9-13 The elders of Israel and all the leaders of the tribes,the princes in the ancestral houses of the children of Israel,came to King Solomon in Jerusalem,to bring up the ark of the LORD's covenantfrom the City of David, which is Zion.All the people of Israel assembled before King Solomonduring the festival in the month of Ethanim (the seventh month).When all the elders of Israel had arrived,the priests took up the ark;they carried the ark of the LORDand the meeting tent with all the...
  • Catholic Caucus: Sunday Mass Readings, 02-04-18, Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time

    02/03/2018 8:18:54 PM PST · by Salvation · 45 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 02-04-18 | Revised New American Bible
    February 4, 2018 Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time Reading 1 Jb 7:1-4, 6-7 Job spoke, saying:Is not man's life on earth a drudgery?Are not his days those of hirelings?He is a slave who longs for the shade,a hireling who waits for his wages.So I have been assigned months of misery,and troubled nights have been allotted to me.If in bed I say, "When shall I arise?"then the night drags on;I am filled with restlessness until the dawn.My days are swifter than a weaver's shuttle;they come to an end without hope.Remember that my life is like the wind;I shall not see...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 02-03-1/, OM, St. Blaise, Bishop and Martyr

    02/02/2018 8:07:42 PM PST · by Salvation · 32 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 02-03-18 | Revised New American Bible
    February 3, 2018 Saturday of the Fourth Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 1 Kgs 3:4-13 Solomon went to Gibeon to sacrifice there,because that was the most renowned high place.Upon its altar Solomon offered a thousand burnt offerings.In Gibeon the LORD appeared to Solomon in a dream at night.God said, "Ask something of me and I will give it to you."Solomon answered:"You have shown great favor to your servant, my father David,because he behaved faithfully toward you,with justice and an upright heart;and you have continued this great favor toward him, even today,seating a son of his on his throne.O...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 02-02-18, FEAST, Presentation of the Lord, Candlemas

    02/01/2018 9:41:16 PM PST · by Salvation · 35 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 02-02-18 | Revised New American Bible
    February 2, 2018 Feast of the Presentation of the Lord Reading 1 Mal 3:1-4 Thus says the Lord God:Lo, I am sending my messengerto prepare the way before me;And suddenly there will come to the templethe LORD whom you seek,And the messenger of the covenant whom you desire.Yes, he is coming, says the LORD of hosts.But who will endure the day of his coming?And who can stand when he appears?For he is like the refiner's fire,or like the fuller's lye.He will sit refining and purifying silver,and he will purify the sons of Levi,Refining them like gold or like silverthat...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 02-01-18

    01/31/2018 9:56:13 PM PST · by Salvation · 32 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 02-01-18 | Revised New American Bible
    February 1, 2018 Thursday of the Fourth Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 1 Kgs 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.Take courage and be a man.Keep the mandate of the LORD, your God, following his waysand observing his statutes, commands, ordinances, and decreesas they are written in the law of Moses,that you may succeed in whatever you do,wherever you turn, and the LORD may fulfillthe promise he made on my behalf when he said,'If your sons so conduct themselvesthat they remain...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 01-31-18, M, St. John Bosco, Priest

    01/30/2018 10:34:51 PM PST · by Salvation · 33 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 01-31-18 | Revised New American Bible
    January 31, 2018 Memorial of Saint John Bosco, Priest Reading 1 2 Sm 24:2, 9-17 King David said to Joab and the leaders of the army who were with him,"Tour all the tribes in Israel from Dan to Beer-shebaand register the people, that I may know their number."Joab then reported to the king the number of people registered:in Israel, eight hundred thousand men fit for military service; in Judah, five hundred thousand. Afterward, however, David regretted having numbered the people,and said to the LORD:"I have sinned grievously in what I have done.But now, LORD, forgive the guilt of your...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 01-30-18

    01/29/2018 7:45:23 PM PST · by Salvation · 33 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 01-30-18 | Revised New American Bible
    January 30, 2018 Tuesday of the Fourth Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 2 Sm18:9-10, 14b, 24-25a, 30–19:3 Absalom unexpectedly came up against David's servants.He was mounted on a mule,and, as the mule passed under the branches of a large terebinth,his hair caught fast in the tree.He hung between heaven and earthwhile the mule he had been riding ran off.Someone saw this and reported to Joabthat he had seen Absalom hanging from a terebinth.And taking three pikes in hand,he thrust for the heart of Absalom,still hanging from the tree alive. Now David was sitting between the two gates,and a...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 01-29-18

    01/28/2018 8:55:46 PM PST · by Salvation · 35 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 01-29-18 | Revised New American Bible
    January 29, 2018 Monday of the Fourth Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 2 Sm 15:13-14, 30; 16:5-13 An informant came to David with the report,"The children of Israel have transferred their loyalty to Absalom."At this, David said to all his servantswho were with him in Jerusalem:"Up! Let us take flight, or none of us will escape from Absalom.Leave quickly, lest he hurry and overtake us,then visit disaster upon us and put the city to the sword." As David went up the Mount of Olives, he wept without ceasing.His head was covered, and he was walking barefoot.All those who...
  • Catholic Caucus: Sunday Mass Readings, 01-28-18, Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time

    01/27/2018 9:17:34 PM PST · by Salvation · 48 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 01-28-18 | Revised New American Bible
    January 28, 2018 Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time Reading 1 Dt 18:15-20 Moses spoke to all the people, saying:"A prophet like me will the LORD, your God, raise up for youfrom among your own kin;to him you shall listen.This is exactly what you requested of the LORD, your God, at Horebon the day of the assembly, when you said,'Let us not again hear the voice of the LORD, our God,nor see this great fire any more, lest we die.'And the LORD said to me, 'This was well said.I will raise up for them a prophet like you from among...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 01-27-18, OM, St. Angela Merici, Virgin

    01/26/2018 8:40:56 PM PST · by Salvation · 33 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 01-27-18 | Revised New American Bible
    January 27, 2018 Saturday of the Third Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 2 Sm 12:1-7a, 10-17 The LORD sent Nathan to David, and when he came to him,Nathan said: "Judge this case for me!In a certain town there were two men, one rich, the other poor.The rich man had flocks and herds in great numbers.But the poor man had nothing at all except one little ewe lamb that he had bought.He nourished her, and she grew up with him and his children.She shared the little food he had and drank from his cup and slept in his bosom.She...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 01-26-18, M, Sts. Timothy and Titus, Bishops

    01/25/2018 8:26:29 PM PST · by Salvation · 37 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 01-26-18 | Revised New American Bible
    January 26, 2018 Memorial of Saints Timothy and Titus, Bishops Reading 1 2 Tm 1:1-8 Paul, an Apostle of Christ Jesus by the will of Godfor the promise of life in Christ Jesus,to Timothy, my dear child:grace, mercy, and peace from God the Fatherand Christ Jesus our Lord. I am grateful to God,whom I worship with a clear conscience as my ancestors did,as I remember you constantly in my prayers, night and day.I yearn to see you again, recalling your tears,so that I may be filled with joy, as I recall your sincere faiththat first lived in your grandmother...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 01-25-18, FEAST, Conversion of Saint Paul, Apostle

    01/24/2018 9:36:05 PM PST · by Salvation · 36 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 01-25-18 | Revised New American Bible
    January 25, 2018 Feast of the Conversion of Saint Paul, Apostle Reading 1 Acts 22:3-16 Paul addressed the people in these words:"I am a Jew, born in Tarsus in Cilicia,but brought up in this city.At the feet of Gamaliel I was educated strictly in our ancestral lawand was zealous for God, just as all of you are today.I persecuted this Way to death,binding both men and women and delivering them to prison.Even the high priest and the whole council of elderscan testify on my behalf.For from them I even received letters to the brothersand set out for Damascus to...