April 10, 2021

John 20:19-31 2nd Sunday of Easter Octave of Easter Divine Mercy Sunday

2nd Sunday of Easter – Divine Mercy Acts 4:32-35 1 John 5:1-6 John 20:19-31 Today is also Divine Mercy Sunday. Jesus has reminded us through St. […]
April 3, 2021

John 20:1-9 Easter Sunday

Easter Sunday Acts 10:34, 37-43 Colossians 3:1-4 John 20:1-9 A. Text/Context • So early in the morning, Mary Magdalene was already there in the sepulcher to […]
March 20, 2021

John 12:20-33 5th Sunday of Lent

5th Sunday of Lent Jeremiah 31:31-34 Hebrews 5:7-9 John 12:20-33 A. Text/Context • During the time of Jesus, the Jews were already very popular when it […]
March 13, 2021

John 3:14-21 4th Sunday of Lent. Today is Laetare Sunday or the Sunday of Rejoicing

Today is Laetare Sunday or the Sunday of Rejoicing which is quite inconsistent with the whole penitential season of Lent where there is fasting, abstinence, remorse […]
March 6, 2021

John 2:13-25 Destroy this temple and in three days I will raise it up.

3rd Sunday of Lent Exodus 20:1-17 1 Corinthians 1:22-25 John 2:13-25 A. Text/Context • So we hear from the gospel a very angry Jesus driving out […]
December 25, 2020

John 1:1-18 December 25 Christmas – Mass during the Day

December 25 Christmas – Mass during the Day Isaiah 52:7-10 Hebrews 1:1-6 John 1:1-18 A. Text and Context • Today is the mass of the day […]
December 12, 2020

John 1:6-8, 19-28 3rd Sunday of Advent – Gaudete Sunday

3rd Sunday of Advent – Gaudete Sunday Isaiah 61:1-2, 10-11 1 Thessalonians 5:16-24 John 1:6-8, 19-28 A. Text and Context • The author of the gospel […]
November 8, 2020

John 2:13-22 Dedication of St. John Lateran Basilica

Ezekiel 43:1-2, 4-7 1 Corinthians 3:9-13, 16-17 John 2:13-22 A. Text/Context In this feast of the dedication of the Lateran Church the mother temple of all […]
September 28, 2020

John 1:47-51 Feast of the Archangels – St. Michael, St. Gabriel, St. Raphael September 29

September 29 Feast of the Archangels – St. Michael, St. Gabriel, St. Raphael Daniel 7:9-10 or Revelation 12:7-12 John 1:47-51