Daily Archives: February 12, 2013

Saturday after Ash Wednesday

READINGS (Year I): Reading 1 Is 58:9b-14 Thus says the LORD: If you remove from your midst oppression, false accusation and malicious speech; If you bestow your bread on the hungry and satisfy the afflicted; Then light shall rise for … Continue reading

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Friday after Ash Wednesday

READINGS (Year I): Reading 1 Is 58:1-9a Thus says the Lord GOD: Cry out full-throated and unsparingly, lift up your voice like a trumpet blast; Tell my people their wickedness, and the house of Jacob their sins. They seek me … Continue reading

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Thursday after Ash Wednesday

READINGS (Year I): Reading 1 Dt 30:15-20 Moses said to the people: “Today I have set before you life and prosperity, death and doom. If you obey the commandments of the LORD, your God, which I enjoin on you today, loving … Continue reading

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Ash Wednesday

READINGS (Year I): If the blessing and distribution of ashes take place outside Mass, it is appropriate that the Liturgy of the Word precede it, using texts assigned to the Mass of Ash Wednesday. Reading 1 Jl 2:12-18 Even now, says … Continue reading

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Tuesday of the Fifth Week in Ordinary Time

READINGS (Year I): Reading 1 Gn 1:20—2:4a God said, “Let the water teem with an abundance of living creatures, and on the earth let birds fly beneath the dome of the sky.” And so it happened: God created the great sea … Continue reading

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Monday of the Fifth Week in Ordinary Time

READINGS (Year I): Reading 1 Gn 1:1-19 In the beginning, when God created the heavens and the earth, the earth was a formless wasteland, and darkness covered the abyss, while a mighty wind swept over the waters. Then God said, “Let … Continue reading

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