Daily Archives: May 13, 2013

Feast of Saint Matthias, Apostle

READINGS (May 14): Reading 1 Acts 1:15-17, 20-26 Peter stood up in the midst of the brothers and sisters (there was a group of about one hundred and twenty persons in the one place). He said, “My brothers and sisters, the … Continue reading

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St. Matthias

May 14 Acts 1:15-17, 20-26; John 15:9-17 The Vine and the Branches St. Matthias, which means gift of Yahweh (Mattithiah), was chosen to replace Judas Iscariot. He was qualified because he was a disciple of and so he witnessed Jesus’ … Continue reading

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Saturday of the Seventh Week of Easter

READINGS (Year I): Reading 1 Acts 28:16-20, 30-31 When he entered Rome, Paul was allowed to live by himself, with the soldier who was guarding him. Three days later he called together the leaders of the Jews. When they had … Continue reading

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Friday of the Seventh Week of Easter

READINGS (Year I): Reading 1 Acts 25:13b-21 King Agrippa and Bernice arrived in Caesarea on a visit to Festus. Since they spent several days there, Festus referred Paul’s case to the king, saying, “There is a man here left in … Continue reading

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Thursday of the Seventh Week of Easter

READINGS (Year I): Reading 1 Acts 22:30; 23:6-11 Wishing to determine the truth about why Paul was being accused by the Jews, the commander freed him and ordered the chief priests and the whole Sanhedrin to convene. Then he brought … Continue reading

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Wednesday of the Seventh Week of Easter

READINGS (Year I): Reading 1 Acts 20:28-38 At Miletus, Paul spoke to the presbyters of the Church of Ephesus: “Keep watch over yourselves and over the whole flock of which the Holy Spirit has appointed you overseers, in which you … Continue reading

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Tuesday of the Seventh Week of Easter

READINGS (Year I): Reading 1 ACTS 20:17-27 From Miletus Paul had the presbyters of the Church at Ephesus summoned. When they came to him, he addressed them, “You know how I lived among you the whole time from the day I … Continue reading

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