Reading 1: Acts 6:8-15 Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 119:23-24, 26-27, 29-30 Gospel: John 6:22-29 Do you believe that Jesus can do the things he says he can do? Should you? Today's Gospel begins the Bread of Life discourse in John 6. John 6 has three parts: The multiplication of the loaves and fishes (verses 1-15) Jesus … Continue reading Food for Eternal Life
1st Reading: Acts 3:11-26 Responsorial Psalm: PS 8:2AB and 5, 6-7, 8-9 Gospel: LK 24:35-48 "Why are you troubled?" "And why do questions arise in your hearts?" Jesus has appeared to his disciples, alive and in the flesh. They are afraid they have seen a ghost. Deep down, perhaps they are afraid of more. If Jesus … Continue reading Why are you troubled?
Reading 1, Isaiah 50:4-9A Responsorial Psalm, Psalms 69:8-10, 21-22, 31 and 33-34 Gospel, Matthew 26:14-25 "My appointed time draws near." As Jesus prepares for the Last Supper, Judas is preparing too. In the Gospel we hear that Judas has gone to the chief priests and agreed to betray Jesus for 30 pieces of silver. Likewise, … Continue reading Surely, It Is Not I