Monday, August 1, 2016

Saint Alphonsus Liguori, bishop and doctor - Memorial

Monday of the Eighteenth week in Ordinary Time - Jesus blessed the loaves and fishes

First Reading: 
Jeremiah 28:1-17
Responsorial Psalm: 
Psalms 119:29, 43, 79, 80, 95, 102
Gospel: 
Matthew 14:13-21

The Joyful Mysteries

Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Tuesday of the Eighteenth week in Ordinary Time - "It is I - have no fear"

First Reading: 
Jeremiah 30:1-2, 12-15, 18-22
Responsorial Psalm: 
Psalms 102:16-21, 29, 22-23
Gospel: 
Matthew 14:22-36

Saint Eusebius of Vercelli, bishop - Optional Memorial

The Sorrowful Mystery

Wednesday, August 3, 2016

Wednesday of the Eighteenth week in Ordinary Time - "Great is your faith! Be it done for you as you desire"

First Reading: 
Jeremiah 31:1-7
Responsorial Psalm: 
Jeremiah 31:10-13
Gospel: 
Matthew 15:21-28

The Glorious Mysteries

Thursday, August 4, 2016

Saint John Vianney, priest - Memorial

Thursday of the Eighteenth week in Ordinary Time - "You are the Christ - the Son of the living God"

First Reading: 
Jeremiah 31:31-34
Responsorial Psalm:
Psalms 51:12-15, 18-19
Gospel: 
Matthew 16:13-23

The Luminous Mystery

Friday, August 5, 2016

Friday of the Eighteenth week in Ordinary Time - "Whoever loses his life for my sake will find it "

First Reading: 
Nahum 2:1, 3; 3:1-3, 6-7
Responsorial Psalm: 
Deuteronomy 32:35-36, 39, 41
Gospel: 
Matthew 16:24-28

Dedication of the Basilica of St. Mary Major in Rome - Optional Memorial

The Sorrowful Mystery

Saturday, August 6, 2016

First Saturday

Transfiguration of the Lord - Feast - "This is My Son, the Beloved - Listen to Him!"

First Reading: 
Daniel 7:9-10, 13-14
Responsorial Psalm: 
Psalms 97:1-2, 5-6, 9
Second Reading: 
Second Peter 1:16-19
Gospel: 
Luke 9:28-36

The Joyful Mysteries

Sunday, August 7, 2016

Nineteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time - "The Lord knocks at the door - Who will answer?"

First Reading: 
Wisdom 18:6-9
Responsorial Psalm: 
Psalms 33:1, 12, 18-22
Second Reading: 
Hebrews 11:1-2, 8-19
Gospel: 
Luke 12:32-48 

The Glorious Mysteries

Monday, August 8, 2016

Saint Dominic, priest - Memorial

Monday of the Nineteenth week in Ordinary Time - "Not to give offense"

First Reading: 
Ezekiel 1:2-5, 24-28
Responsorial Psalm: 
Psalms 148:1-2, 11-14
Gospel: 
Matthew 17:22-27

The Joyful Mysteries

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

Tuesday of the Nineteenth week in Ordinary Time - "Who is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven"

First Reading: 
Ezekiel 2:8-3:4
Responsorial Psalm: 
Psalms 119:14, 24, 72, 103, 111, 131
Gospel: 
Matthew 18:1-5, 10, 12-14

The Sorrowful Mystery



Wednesday, August 10, 2016

Saint Lawrence, Deacon and Martyr - Feast - "If it dies, it bears much fruit"

First Reading: 
2 Corinthians 9:6-10
Responsorial Psalm: 
Psalms 112:1-2, 5-9
Gospel: 
John 12:24-26

The Joyful Mysteries

Thursday, August 11, 2016

Saint Clare, virgin - Memorial

Thursday of the Nineteenth week in Ordinary Time - "Lord, how often shall I forgive my brother?"

First Reading: 
Ezekiel 12:1-12
Responsorial Psalm: 
Psalms 78:56-57, 58-59, 61-62
Gospel: 
Matthew 18:21--19:1

The Luminous Mystery

Friday, August 12, 2016

Friday of the Nineteenth Week in Ordinary Time - "What God has joined together"

First Reading: 
Ezekiel 16:1-15, 60, 63
Responsorial Psalm: 
Isaiah 12:2-3, 4, 5-6
Gospel: 
Matthew 19:3-12


The Sorrowful Mystery

Saturday, August 13, 2016

Saturday of the Nineteenth week in Ordinary Time - "Let the children come to me"

First Reading: 
Ezekiel 18:1-10, 13, 30-32
Responsorial Psalm: 
Psalms 51:12-15, 18-19
Gospel: 
Matthew 19:13-15

Saints Pontian, pope and martyr, and Hippolytus, priest and martyr - Optional Memorial

The Joyful Mysteries

Sunday, August 14, 2016

Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time - "I came to cast fire upon the earth"

First Reading: 
Jeremiah 38:4-6, 8-10
Responsorial Psalm: 
Psalms 40:2-4, 18
Second Reading: 
Hebrews 12:1-4
Gospel: 
Luke 12:49-53

Vigil Mass for Assumption of the Virgin Mary into Heaven - "Blessed are those who hear the word of God and keep it"

First Reading: 
First Chronicles 15:3-4, 15-16; 16:1-2
Responsorial Psalm: 
Psalms 132:6-7, 9-10, 13-14
Second Reading: 
1 Corinthians 15:54-57
Gospel: 
Luke 11:27-28

The Glorious Mysteries

Monday, August 15, 2016

Assumption of the Virgin Mary into Heaven - "My spirit rejoices in God my Savior"

 Solemnity - * Holy Day of Obligation *

First Reading: 
Revelation 11:19; 12:1-6, 10
Responsorial Psalm: 
Psalms 45:10, 11, 12, 16
Second Reading: 
1 Corinthians 15:20-26
Gospel: 
Luke 1:39-56


The Joyful Mysteries

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Tuesday of the Twentieth week in Ordinary Time - Who can enter the kingdom of heaven?

First Reading: 
Ezekiel 28:1-10
Responsorial Psalm: 
Deuteronomy 32:26-27, 27-28, 30, 35-36
Gospel: 
Matthew 19:23-30

Saint Stephen of Hungary - Optional Memorial

The Sorrowful Mystery

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Wednesday of the Twentieth week in Ordinary Time - "Do you begrudge my generosity?"

First Reading: 
Ezekiel 34:1-11
Responsorial Psalm: 
Psalms 23:1-6
Gospel: 
Matthew 20:1-16

The Glorious Mysteries

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Thursday of the Twentieth week in Ordinary Time - The Parable of the Wedding Banquet

First Reading: 
Ezekiel 36:23-28
Responsorial Psalm: 
Psalms 51:12-15, 18-19
Gospel: 
Matthew 22:1-14

Saint Jane Frances de Chantal, religious - Optional Memorial

The Luminous Mystery

Friday, August 19, 2016

Friday of the Twentieth week in Ordinary Time - What is the greatest rule of life?

First Reading: 
Ezekiel 37:1-14
Responsorial Psalm: 
Psalms 107:2-9
Gospel: 
Matthew 22:34-40

Saint John Eudes, priest - Optional Memorial

The Sorrowful Mystery

Saturday, August 20, 2016

Saint Bernard, abbot and doctor - Memorial

Saturday of the Twentieth week in Ordinary Time - "Whoever humbles oneself will be exalted"

First Reading: 
Ezekiel 43:1-7
Responsorial Psalm: 
Psalms 85:9-14
Gospel: 
Matthew 23:1-12


The Joyful Mysteries

Sunday, August 21, 2016

Twenty-first Sunday in Ordinary Time - Do not risk being shut out

First Reading: 
Isaiah 66:18-21
Responsorial Psalm: 
Psalms 117:1, 2
Second Reading: 
Hebrews 12:5-7, 11-13
Gospel: 
Luke 13:22-30

The Glorious Mysteries



Monday, August 22, 2016

Queenship of the Virgin Mary - Memorial

Monday of the Twenty-first week in Ordinary Time - Do not close the door to God's kingdom

First Reading: 
2 Thessalonians 1:1-5, 11-12
Responsorial Psalm: 
Psalms 96:1-5
Gospel: 
Matthew 23:13-22

The Joyful Mysteries

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

Tuesday of the Twenty-first week in Ordinary Time - Do not neglect justice, mercy and faith

First Reading: 
2 Thessalonians 2:1-3, 14-16
Responsorial Psalm: 
Psalms 96:10-13
Gospel: 
Matthew 23:23-26

Saint Rose of Lima, virgin - Optional Memorial

The Sorrowful Mystery

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Saint Bartholomew, apostle - Feast - "Come and see"

First Reading: 
Revelation 21:9-14
Responsorial Psalm: 
Psalms 145:10-13, 17-18
Gospel: 
John 1:45-51

The Glorious Mysteries

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Thursday of the Twenty-first week in Ordinary Time - Are you ready to meet the Lord?

First Reading: 
1 Corinthians 1:1-9
Responsorial Psalm: 
Psalms 145:2-7
Gospel: 
Matthew 24:42-51

Saint Louis - Optional Memorial

Saint Joseph Calasanz, priest - Optional Memorial

The Luminous Mystery

Friday, August 26, 2016

Friday of the Twenty-first week in Ordinary Time - The foolish will miss heaven's wedding feast

First Reading: 
First Corinthians 1:17-25
Responsorial Psalm: 
Psalms 33:1-2, 4-5, 10, 11
Gospel: 
Matthew 25:1-13

The Sorrowful Mystery

Saturday, August 27, 2016

Saint Monica - Memorial

Saturday of the Twenty-first week in Ordinary Time - "The master will settle his account with them"

First Reading: 
1 Corinthians 1:26-31
Responsorial Psalm: 
Psalms 33:12-13, 18-21
Gospel: 
Matthew 25:14-30

The Joyful Mysteries

Sunday, August 28, 2016

Twenty-second Sunday in Ordinary Time - "He who exalts himself will be humbled"

First Reading: 
Sirach 3:17-18, 20, 28-29
Responsorial Psalm: 
Psalms 68:4-7, 10-11
Second Reading: 
Hebrews 12:18-19, 22-24
Gospel: 
Luke 14:1, 7-14

The Glorious Mysteries

Monday, August 29, 2016

Beheading of Saint John the Baptist, martyr - Memorial - "Herod feared John - a righteous and holy man"

First Reading: 
Jeremiah 1:17-19
Responsorial Psalm: 
Psalms 71:1-6, 15, 17
Gospel: 
Mark 6:17-29

The Joyful Mysteries

Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Tuesday of the Twenty-second week in Ordinary Time - "His word was with authority and power"

First Reading: First Corinthians 2:10-16
Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 145:8-9, 10-11, 12-13, 13-14
Gospel: Luke 4:31-37

The Sorrowful Mystery

 

Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Wednesday of the Twenty-second week in Ordinary Time - "He laid his hands on every one and healed them"

First Reading: 
1 Corinthians 3:1-9
Responsorial Psalm: 
Psalms 33:12-15, 20-21
Gospel: 
Luke 4:38-44

The Glorious Mysteries

 

 

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