June 24, 2017 - Solemnity of the Nativity of Saint John the Baptist Mass during the Day 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 sword and concealed me in the shadow of his arm.
June 23, 2017 - Solemnity of Most Sacred Heart of Jesus Reading 1 DT 7:6-11 Moses said to the people: “You are a people sacred to the LORD, your God; he has chosen you from all the nations on the face of the earth to be a people peculiarly his own. It was not because you are the largest of all nations that the LORD set his heart on you and chose you, for you are really the smallest of all nations.
June 22, 2017 - Thursday of the Eleventh Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 2 COR 11:1-11 Brothers and sisters: If only you would put up with a little foolishness from me! Please put up with me. For I am jealous of you with the jealousy of God, since I betrothed you to one husband to present you as a chaste virgin to Christ.
June 21, 2017 - Memorial of Saint Aloysius Gonzaga, Religious Reading 1 2 COR 9:6-11 Brothers and sisters, consider this: whoever sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and whoever sows bountifully will also reap bountifully. Each must do as already determined, without sadness or compulsion, for God loves a cheerful giver.
June 20, 2017 - Tuesday of the Eleventh Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 2 COR 8:1-9 We want you to know, brothers and sisters, of the grace of God that has been given to the churches of Macedonia, for in a severe test of affliction, the abundance of their joy and their profound poverty overflowed in a wealth of generosity on their part.
June 19, 2017 - Monday of the Eleventh Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 2 COR 6:1-10 Brothers and sisters: As your fellow workers, we appeal to you not to receive the grace of God in vain. For he says:
June 18, 2017 - Solemnity of the Body and Blood of Christ Reading 1 DT 8:2-3, 14B-16A Moses said to the people: “Remember how for forty years now the LORD, your God, has directed all your journeying in the desert, so as to test you by affliction and find out whether or not it was your intention to keep his commandments.
June 17, 2017 - Saturday of the Tenth Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 2 COR 5:14-21 Brothers and sisters: The love of Christ impels us, once we have come to the conviction that one died for all; therefore, all have died. He indeed died for all,
June 16, 2017 - Friday of the Tenth Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 2 COR 4:7-15 Brothers and sisters: We hold this treasure in earthen vessels, that the surpassing power may be of God and not from us. We are afflicted in every way, but not constrained; perplexed, but not driven to despair;
June 15, 2017 - Thursday of the Tenth Week in Ordinary Time Reading 1 2 COR 3:15—4:1, 3-6 Brothers and sisters: To this day, whenever Moses is read, a veil lies over the hearts of the children of Israel, but whenever a person turns to the Lord the veil is removed. Now the Lord is the Spirit and where the Spirit of the Lord is,
May 26, 2017 - Memorial of Saint Philip Neri, Priest Reading 1 ACTS 18:9-18 One night while Paul was in Corinth, the Lord said to him in a vision, “Do not be afraid. Go on speaking, and do not be silent, for I am with you. No one will attack and harm you, for I have many people in this city.” He settled there for a year and a half and taught the word of God among them.