“Master, I have brought unto thee my son.”
June 29, 2021Ordinary Time Today’s Readings: Ezekiel 34:11-16 / Psalm 87 / 2 Timothy 4:1-8 / John 21:15-19 / The Stories of Sts. Peter and Paul Evocation Alleluia, alleluia. I do not call you servants but friends, because I have made known to you everything that I have heard from my Father. John 15.15 TheContinue reading “Feast of Sts. Peter and Paul, Apostles”
We take this course so that no one should blame us about this generous gift that is being administered by us, for we aim at what is honorable not only in the Lord’s sight but also in the sight of man.
“If anyone, therefore, reads the Scriptures with attention, he will find in them an account of Christ…”
But as you excel in everything—in faith, in speech, in knowledge, in all earnestness, and in our love for you—see that you excel in this act of grace also.
June 24, 2021Ordinary Time Today’s Readings: Isaiah 40:1-11 / Psalm 85 / Acts 13:14b-26 / Luke 1:57-80 / “The Baptist” Evocation Alleluia, alleluia. You, child, shall be called the prophet of the Most High for you will go before the Lord to prepare his ways. Luke 1.76 The Collect Almighty God, by whose providence your servantContinue reading “The Nativity of St. John the Baptist”
The sun stopped in the midst of heaven and did not hurry to set for about a whole day. There has been no day like it before or since, when the LORD heeded the voice of a man, for the LORD fought for Israel…
Then hoisting the foresail to the wind they made for the beach. But striking a reef, they ran the vessel aground. The bow stuck and remained immovable, and the stern was being broken up by the surf…
But soon a tempestuous wind, called the northeaster, struck down from the land. And when the ship was caught and could not face the wind, we gave way to it and were driven along…
“And there will be signs in sun and moon and stars, and on the earth distress of nations in perplexity because of the roaring of the sea and the waves, people fainting with fear and with foreboding of what is coming on the world…”