Fourth Sunday of Lent, Cycle C March 31, 2019

First Reading Joshua 5:9a,10-12 The Israelites celebrate the Passover in the promised land. Responsorial Psalm Psalm 34:2-7 A prayer of praise to God. Second Reading 2 Corinthians 5:17-21 Paul preaches our reconciliation with Christ. Gospel Reading Luke 15:1-3,11-32 Jesus teaches about forgiveness in the parable of the Prodigal Son. Gospel LK 15:1-3, 11-32 Tax collectors


1st READING Daniel 3:25, 34-43 PSALM Psalm 25:4-5, 6, 7, 8, 9 R: Remember your mercies, O Lord. GOSPEL ACCLAMATION Even now, says the Lord, return to me with your whole heart; for I am gracious and merciful. Matthew 18:21-35 21 Peter approached Jesus and asked him, “Lord, if my brother sins against me, how often

Third Sunday of Lent, Cycle C March 24, 2019

First Reading Exodus 3:1-8a,13-15 God speaks to Moses from the burning bush and sends him to the Israelites. Responsorial Psalm Psalm 103:1-4,6-7,8,11 A prayer in praise of God’s mercy Second Reading 1 Corinthians 10:1-6,10-12 Paul teaches that the Scriptures were written to set an example for us. Gospel Reading Luke 13:1-9 Jesus preaches a lesson

Padre Pio’s “Secret Weapon Prayer” That Resulted To Multiples Of Miracles

By BY FR RICHARD HEILMAN source When someone asks you to pray for them, why not pray with “Padre Pio Power”? When I heard that the prayer below (written by St. Margaret Mary Alacoque) was the one Padre Pio would use when people asked him to pray for them, I needed no further encouragement for choosing

Second Sunday of Lent, Cycle C March 17, 2019

First Reading Genesis 15:5-12,17-18 God makes a covenant with Abraham, promising him many descendants. Responsorial Psalm Psalm 27:1,7-8,8-9,13-14 A prayer to God who is our salvation Second Reading Philippians 3:17-4:1 (or shorter form, Philippians 3:20-4:1) Paul encourages the Philippians to remain firm in their faith that Christ will subject all things to himself. Gospel Reading