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Wednesday of the Thirty-First Week in Ordinary Time I see an infinite number of crucified persons in the world, but few who are crucified by the love of Jesus. Some are crucified by their self-love and inordinate love of the world, but…
Tuesday of the Thirty-First Week in Ordinary Time Readings: Romans 12:5-16AB Psalms 131:1BCDE, 2, 3 Luke 14:15-24
Tuesday of the Thirty-First Week in Ordinary Time Love of heaven is the only way to heaven. — St. John Henry Cardinal Newman
UNIVERSAL: Dialogue and Reconciliation in the Near East: That a spirit of dialogue, encounter, and reconciliation emerge in the Near East, where diverse religious communities share their lives together.
Memorial of St. Charles Borromeo, Bishop If they, why not I? If these men and women could become saints, why cannot I with the help of him who is all-powerful? — St. Augustine
Memorial of St. Charles Borromeo, Bishop Readings: Romans 11:29-36 Psalms 69:30-31, 33-34, 36 Luke 14:12-14 Memorial of Saint Charles Borromeo Readings: Romans 12:3-13 Psalms 89:2-3, 4-5, 21-22, 25, 27 John 10:11-16
Thirty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time No man is able of himself to grasp the supreme good of eternal life; he needs divine help. Hence there is here a two-fold object: the eternal life we hope for, and the divine help we hope by. — St.…
Thirty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time Readings: Wisdom 11:22-12:2 Psalms 145:1-2, 8-9, 10-11, 13, 14 2 Thessalonians 1:11-2:2 Luke 19:1-10
The Commemoration of All the Faithful Departed (All Souls’ Day) To be immortal is to share in Divinity. — St. Clement of Alexandria
The Commemoration of All the Faithful Departed (All Souls’ Day) Readings: Wisdom 3:1-9 Psalms 23:1-3A, 3B-4, 5, 6 Romans 5:5-11 or 6:3-9 John 6:37-40