The readings are from the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) website.
- Tuesday of the Twelfth Week in Ordinary Time June 25, 2019Reading 1 Gn 13:2, 5-18 Abram was very rich in livestock, silver, and gold.Lot, who went with Abram, also had flocks and herds and tents,so that the land could not support them if they stayed together;their possessions were so great that they could not dwell together.There were quarrels between the herdsmen of Abram's livestockand those of Lot's.(A […]
- Solemnity of the Nativity of Saint John the Baptist - Vigil June 24, 2019Reading 1 Jer 1:4-10 In the days of King Josiah, the word of the LORD came to me, saying:Before I formed you in the womb I knew you,before you were born I dedicated you,a prophet to the nations I appointed you."Ah, Lord GOD!" I said,"I know not how to speak; I am too young."But the LORD answered me,Say not, "I am too young."To w […]
- Solemnity of the Nativity of Saint John the Baptist - Mass during the Day June 24, 2019Reading 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 […]
- The Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ June 23, 2019Reading 1 Gn 14:18-20 In those days, Melchizedek, king of Salem, brought out bread and wine,and being a priest of God Most High,he blessed Abram with these words:"Blessed be Abram by God Most High,the creator of heaven and earth;and blessed be God Most High,who delivered your foes into your hand."Then Abram gave him a tenth of everything. Responsor […]
- Saturday of the Eleventh Week in Ordinary Time June 22, 2019Reading 1 2 Cor 12:1-10 Brothers and sisters:I must boast; not that it is profitable,but I will go on to visions and revelations of the Lord.I know a man in Christ who, fourteen years ago(whether in the body or out of the body I do not know, God knows),was caught up to the third heaven.And I know that this man(whether in the body or out of the body I do not […]
- Memorial of Saint Aloysius Gonzaga, Religious June 21, 2019Reading 1 2 Cor 11:18, 21-30 Brothers and sisters:Since many boast according to the flesh, I too will boast.To my shame I say that we were too weak!But what anyone dares to boast of (I am speaking in foolishness)I also dare.Are they Hebrews? So am I.Are they children of Israel? So am I.Are they descendants of Abraham? So am I.Are they ministers of Christ? […]
- Thursday of the Eleventh Week in Ordinary Time June 20, 2019Reading 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. But I am afraid that, as the serpent deceived Eve by his cunning, your thoughts may be corrupted fr […]