Category: Word of God

The Lord gives us strength for all things

MARCH 8, 2020  SECOND SUNDAY OF LENT (Lec. 25)      1)         Genesis 12:1-4a 2)         2 Timothy 1:8b-10 3)         Matthew 17:1-9 Gospel related: CCC 444, 554 FOCUS: Bear your share of hardship for the gospel with the strength that comes from God. These words from Saint Paul to Timothy in today’s reading are a wonderfully encouraging summary of the

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May this journey of Lent help us to put God first in our lives and hearts

YEAR A – MARCH 1, 2020  FIRST SUNDAY OF LENT (Lec. 22)     1)         Genesis 2:7-9; 3:1-7 2)         Romans 5:12-19 or 5:12, 17-19 3)         Matthew 4:1-11 Gospel related: CCC 333, 394, 2083, 2135, 2835, 2849 CSDC 175, 379 FOCUS:   May this journey of Lent help us to return to God and put him first in our lives

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Be holy, for I the Lord, your God, am holy

FEBRUARY 23, 2020 SEVENTH SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME (Lec. 79)  1)         Leviticus 19:1-2, 17-18 2)         1 Corinthians 3:16-23 3)         Matthew 5:38-48 Gospel related: CCC 443, 1693, 1825, 1933, 1968, 2013, 2054, 2262, 2303, 2443, 2608, 2828, 2842, 2844 CSDC 40 FOCUS:  The word holy means “to set apart; to be consecrated to God; to be dedicated to

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