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  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 07-18-19, OM, St. Camillus de Lellis, Priest

    07/17/2019 10:07:11 PM PDT · by Salvation · 30 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 07-18-19 | Revised New American Bible
    July 18 2019 Thursday of the Fifteenth Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 Ex 3:13-20 Moses, hearing the voice of the LORD from the burning bush, said to him,"When I go to the children of Israel and say to them,'The God of your fathers has sent me to you,'if they ask me, 'What is his name?' what am I to tell them?"God replied, "I am who am."Then he added, "This is what you shall tell the children of Israel:I AM sent me to you." God spoke further to Moses, "Thus shall you say to the children of Israel:The LORD,...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 07-15-19, M, St. Bonaventure, Bishop and Doctor of the Church

    07/14/2019 10:25:26 PM PDT · by Salvation · 34 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 07-15-19 | Revised New American Bible
    July 15 2019 Memorial of Saint Bonaventure, Bishop and Doctor of the Church Reading 1 Ex 1:8-14, 22 A new king, who knew nothing of Joseph, came to power in Egypt.He said to his subjects, "Look how numerous and powerfulthe people of the children of Israel are growing, more so than we ourselves!Come, let us deal shrewdly with them to stop their increase;otherwise, in time of war they too may join our enemiesto fight against us, and so leave our country." Accordingly, taskmasters were set over the children of Israelto oppress them with forced labor.Thus they had to build...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 04-13-19, OM, St. Henry

    07/12/2019 10:01:44 PM PDT · by Salvation · 33 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 07-13-19 | Revised New American Bible
    July 13 2019 Saturday of the Fourteenth Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 Gn 49:29-32; 50:15-26a Jacob gave his sons this charge: "Since I am about to be taken to my people, bury me with my fathers in the cave that lies in the field of Ephron the Hittite, the cave in the field of Machpelah, facing on Mamre, in the land of Canaan, the field that Abraham bought from Ephron the Hittite for a burial ground. There Abraham and his wife Sarah are buried, and so are Isaac and his wife Rebekah, and there, too, I buried Leah–...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 07-11-19, M, St. Benedict, Abbot

    07/10/2019 10:55:32 PM PDT · by Salvation · 32 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 07-11-19 | Revised New American Bible
    July 11 2019 Memorial of Saint Benedict, Abbot Reading 1 Gn 44:18-21, 23b-29; 45:1-5 Judah approached Joseph and said: "I beg you, my lord,let your servant speak earnestly to my lord,and do not become angry with your servant,for you are the equal of Pharaoh.My lord asked your servants, 'Have you a father, or another brother?'So we said to my lord, 'We have an aged father,and a young brother, the child of his old age.This one's full brother is dead,and since he is the only one by that mother who is left,his father dotes on him.'Then you told your servants,'Bring...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 07-09-19, OM, St. Augustine Rong and Companions

    07/08/2019 10:43:13 PM PDT · by Salvation · 34 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 07-09-19 | Revised New American Bible
    July 9 2019 Tuesday of the Fourteenth Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 Gn 32:23-33 In the course of the night, Jacob arose, took his two wives,with the two maidservants and his eleven children,and crossed the ford of the Jabbok.After he had taken them across the streamand had brought over all his possessions,Jacob was left there alone.Then some man wrestled with him until the break of dawn.When the man saw that he could not prevail over him,he struck Jacob's hip at its socket,so that the hip socket was wrenched as they wrestled.The man then said, "Let me go, for...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 07-06-19, OM, St. Maria Goretti, Virgin and Martyr

    07/05/2019 11:09:43 PM PDT · by Salvation · 32 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 07-06-19 | Revised New American Bible
    July 6 2019 Saturday of the Thirteenth Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 Gn 27:1-5, 15-29 When Isaac was so old that his eyesight had failed him,he called his older son Esau and said to him, "Son!""Yes father!" he replied.Isaac then said, "As you can see, I am so oldthat I may now die at any time.Take your gear, therefore–your quiver and bow–and go out into the country to hunt some game for me.With your catch prepare an appetizing dish for me, such as I like,and bring it to me to eat,so that I may give you my special...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 07-05-19, OM, St. Anthony Zaccaria, St. Elizabeth of Portugal

    07/04/2019 10:47:05 PM PDT · by Salvation · 35 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 07-05-19 | Revised New American Bible
    July 5 2019 Friday of the Thirteenth Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 Gn 23:1-4, 19; 24:1-8, 62-67 The span of Sarah's life was one hundred and twenty-seven years.She died in Kiriatharba (that is, Hebron)in the land of Canaan,and Abraham performed the customary mourning rites for her.Then he left the side of his dead one and addressed the Hittites:"Although I am a resident alien among you,sell me from your holdings a piece of property for a burial ground,that I may bury my dead wife." After the transaction, Abraham buried his wife Sarahin the cave of the field of Machpelah,facing Mamre...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 07-03-19, FEAST, St. Thomas, Apostle

    07/02/2019 11:15:01 PM PDT · by Salvation · 31 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 07-03-19 | Revised New American Bible
    July 3 2019 Feast of Saint Thomas, Apostle Reading 1 Eph 2:19-22 Brothers and sisters:You are no longer strangers and sojourners,but you are fellow citizens with the holy onesand members of the household of God, built upon the foundation of the Apostles and prophets,with Christ Jesus himself as the capstone.Through him the whole structure is held togetherand grows into a temple sacred in the Lord;in him you also are being built togetherinto a dwelling place of God in the Spirit. Responsorial Psalm Ps 117:1bc, 2 R.(Mark 16:15) Go out to all the world and tell the Good News.Praise the...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 07-01-19, OM, St. Junipero Serra, Priest

    06/30/2019 10:18:57 PM PDT · by Salvation · 31 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 07-01-19 | Revised New American Bible
    July 1 2019 Monday of the Thirteenth Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 Gn 18:16-33 Abraham and the men who had visited him by the Terebinth of Mamreset out from there and looked down toward Sodom;Abraham was walking with them, to see them on their way.The LORD reflected: "Shall I hide from Abraham what I am about to do,now that he is to become a great and populous nation,and all the nations of the earth are to find blessing in him?Indeed, I have singled him outthat he may direct his children and his household after himto keep the way...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 06-29-19, SOL, Sts. Peter and Paul, Apostles

    06/28/2019 10:05:41 PM PDT · by Salvation · 36 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 06-29-19 | Revised New American Bible
    June 29 2019 Solemnity of Saints Peter and Paul, Apostles Reading 1 Acts 12:1-11 In those days, King Herod laid hands upon some members of the Church to harm them.He had James, the brother of John, killed by the sword,and when he saw that this was pleasing to the Jewshe proceeded to arrest Peter also.–It was the feast of Unleavened Bread.–He had him taken into custody and put in prisonunder the guard of four squads of four soldiers each.He intended to bring him before the people after Passover.Peter thus was being kept in prison,but prayer by the Church was...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 06-27-19, OM, St. Cyril of Alexandria, Bishop & Doctor/Church

    06/26/2019 9:38:34 PM PDT · by Salvation · 31 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 06-27-19 | Revised New American Bible
    June 27 2019 Thursday of the Twelfth Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 Gn 16:1-12, 15-16 Abram's wife Sarai had borne him no children.She had, however, an Egyptian maidservant named Hagar.Sarai said to Abram: "The LORD has kept me from bearing children.Have intercourse, then, with my maid;perhaps I shall have sons through her."Abram heeded Sarai's request.Thus, after Abram had lived ten years in the land of Canaan,his wife Sarai took her maid, Hagar the Egyptian,and gave her to her husband Abram to be his concubine.He had intercourse with her, and she became pregnant.When she became aware of her pregnancy,she...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 06-24-19, SOL, The Nativity of Saint John the Baptist

    06/23/2019 10:21:05 PM PDT · by Salvation · 27 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 06-24-19 | Revised New American Bible
    June 24 2019 Solemnity of the Nativity of Saint John the Baptist Reading 1 Is 49:1-6 Hear me, O coastlands,listen, O distant peoples.The LORD called me from birth,from my mother's womb he gave me my name.He made of me a sharp-edged swordand concealed me in the shadow of his arm.He made me a polished arrow,in his quiver he hid me.You are my servant, he said to me,Israel, through whom I show my glory. Though I thought I had toiled in vain,and for nothing, uselessly, spent my strength,yet my reward is with the LORD,my recompense is with my God.For now the...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 06-06-19, OM, St. Norbert, Bishop

    06/05/2019 10:34:28 PM PDT · by Salvation · 29 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 06-06-19 | Revised New American Bible
    June 6 2019 Thursday of the Seventh Week of Easter Reading 1 Acts 22:30; 23:6-11 Wishing to determine the truthabout why Paul was being accused by the Jews,the commander freed himand ordered the chief priests and the whole Sanhedrin to convene.Then he brought Paul down and made him stand before them. Paul was aware that some were Sadducees and some Pharisees,so he called out before the Sanhedrin,"My brothers, I am a Pharisee, the son of Pharisees;I am on trial for hope in the resurrection of the dead."When he said this,a dispute broke out between the Pharisees and Sadducees,and the...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 06-05-19, M, St. Boniface, Bishop and Martyr

    06/04/2019 9:27:00 PM PDT · by Salvation · 27 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 06-05-19 | Revised New American Bible
    June 5 2019 Memorial of Saint Boniface, Bishop and Martyr Reading 1 Acts 20:28-38 At Miletus, Paul spoke to the presbyters of the Church of Ephesus:"Keep watch over yourselves and over the whole flockof which the Holy Spirit has appointed you overseers,in which you tend the Church of Godthat he acquired with his own Blood.I know that after my departure savage wolves will come among you,and they will not spare the flock.And from your own group, men will come forward perverting the truthto draw the disciples away after them.So be vigilant and remember that for three years, night and...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 06-03-19, M, St. Charles Lwanga and Companions, Martyrs

    06/02/2019 10:46:34 PM PDT · by Salvation · 18 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 06-03--19 | Revised New American Bible
    June 3 2019 Memorial of Saint Charles Lwanga and Companions, Martyrs Reading 1 Acts 19:1-8 While Apollos was in Corinth, Paul traveled through the interior of the country and down to Ephesus where he found some disciples. He said to them, "Did you receive the Holy Spirit when you became believers?" They answered him, "We have never even heard that there is a Holy Spirit." He said, "How were you baptized?" They replied, "With the baptism of John." Paul then said, "John baptized with a baptism of repentance, telling the people to believe in the one who was to come...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 06-01-19, M, St. Justin, Martyr

    05/31/2019 10:17:07 PM PDT · by Salvation · 22 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 06-01--16 | Revised New American Bible
    June 1 2019   Memorial of Saint Justin, Martyr Reading 1 Acts 18:23-28 After staying in Antioch some time, Paul left and traveled in orderly sequence through the Galatian country and Phrygia, bringing strength to all the disciples. A Jew named Apollos, a native of Alexandria, an eloquent speaker, arrived in Ephesus. He was an authority on the Scriptures. He had been instructed in the Way of the Lord and, with ardent spirit, spoke and taught accurately about Jesus, although he knew only the baptism of John. He began to speak boldly in the synagogue; but when Priscilla and Aquila...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 05-27-19, OM, St. Augustine of Canterbury, Biishop

    05/26/2019 11:02:27 PM PDT · by Salvation · 28 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 05-27-19 | Revised New American Bible
    May 27 2019   Monday of the Sixth Week of Easter Reading 1 Acts 16:11-15 We set sail from Troas, making a straight run for Samothrace, and on the next day to Neapolis, and from there to Philippi, a leading city in that district of Macedonia and a Roman colony. We spent some time in that city. On the sabbath we went outside the city gate along the river where we thought there would be a place of prayer. We sat and spoke with the women who had gathered there. One of them, a woman named Lydia, a dealer in...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 05-25-19, Sts. Bede, Gregory VII, M. Magdelene de Pazzi

    05/24/2019 9:07:33 PM PDT · by Salvation · 28 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 05-25-19 | Revised New American Bible
    May 25 2019   Saturday of the Fifth Week of Easter Reading 1 Acts 16:1-10 Paul reached also Derbe and Lystra where there was a disciple named Timothy, the son of a Jewish woman who was a believer, but his father was a Greek. The brothers in Lystra and Iconium spoke highly of him, and Paul wanted him to come along with him. On account of the Jews of that region, Paul had him circumcised, for they all knew that his father was a Greek. As they traveled from city to city, they handed on to the people for observance...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 05-01-19, OM, St. Joseph the Worker

    04/30/2019 10:55:54 PM PDT · by Salvation · 19 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 05-01-19 | Revised New American Bible
    May 1 2019 Wednesday of the Second Week of Easter Reading 1 Acts 5:17-26 The high priest rose up and all his companions, that is, the party of the Sadducees, and, filled with jealousy, laid hands upon the Apostles and put them in the public jail. But during the night, the angel of the Lord opened the doors of the prison, led them out, and said, "Go and take your place in the temple area, and tell the people everything about this life." When they heard this, they went to the temple early in the morning and taught. When the...
  • Catholic Caucus: Daily Mass Readings, 04-30-19, OM, St. Pius V, Pope

    04/29/2019 11:57:26 PM PDT · by Salvation · 43 replies
    USCCB.org/RNAB ^ | 04-30-19 | Revised New American Bible
    April 30 2019 Tuesday of the Second Week of Easter Reading 1 Acts 4:32-37 The community of believers was of one heart and mind,and no one claimed that any of his possessions was his own,but they had everything in common.With great power the Apostles bore witnessto the resurrection of the Lord Jesus,and great favor was accorded them all.There was no needy person among them,for those who owned property or houses would sell them,bring the proceeds of the sale,and put them at the feet of the Apostles,and they were distributed to each according to need. Thus Joseph, also named by...