May 31, 2021Ordinary Time Today’s Readings: 1 Samuel 2:1-10 / Psalm 113 / Romans 12:9-16b / Luke 1:39-57 / Reflection: A leap of joy Evocation Alleluia, alleluia. Blessed is she who believed that there would be a fulfilment of what was spoken to her by the Lord. Luke 1:45 Opening Prayer Father in heaven, byContinue reading “The Visitation of the Virgin Mary to Elizabeth”
If the world hates you, know that it has hated me before it hated you.
I will sing to the Lord, for he is lofty and uplifted; * the horse and its rider has he hurled into the sea. The Lord is my strength and my refuge; * the Lord has become my Savior.
Ascribe to the Lord, O heavenly beings, ascribe to the Lord glory and strength. Ascribe to the Lord the glory of his name; worship the Lord in holy splendor.
He showed them his hands and his side. Then the disciples were glad when they saw the Lord.
The hope of the godless is like chaff carried on the wind, like fine spray driven by the storm; it disperses like smoke before the wind, goes away like the memory of a one-day guest.
“And it shall come to pass afterward, that I will pour out my Spirit on all flesh; your sons and your daughters shall prophesy…”
Divided tongues, as of fire, appeared among them, and a tongue rested on each of them. All of them were filled with the Holy Spirit…
By the breath of God ice is given, and the broad waters are frozen fast. He loads the thick cloud with moisture; the clouds scatter his lightning.
We bear Christ’s image.