February 1, 2021

Luke 2:22-40 Presentation of the Lord in the Temple

Presentation of the Lord in the Temple Malachi 3:1-4 Hebrews 2:14-18 Luke 2:22-40 A. Text/Context • So the coming of the Lord on the temple is […]
January 24, 2021

Mark 16:15-18 Jan 25 Feast of the Conversion of St. Paul

Jan 25 Feast of the Conversion of St. Paul Acts 22:3-16 Mark 16:15-18 A. Text/Context • Who is this Paul? Why did he persecute the Christians? […]
January 2, 2021

Matthew 2:1-12 Solemnity of the Epiphany of Our Lord

Epiphany Isaiah 60:1-6 Ephesians 3:2-3, 5-6 Matthew 2:1-12 A. Text/Context • Before the 2nd Vatican Council, this feast of the Epiphany is known by the Christian […]
January 1, 2021

Luke 2:16-21 January 1 Solemnity of Mary, Mother of God

January 1 – Mary Mother of God Numbers 6:22-27 Galatians 4:4-7 Luke 2:16-21 A. Text/Context • The first day of the year in the liturgy of […]
December 27, 2020

December 28 Feast of the Holy Innocents

December 28 Feast of the Holy Innocents 1 John 1:5-2:2 Matthew 2:13-18 A. Text/Context • Scholars call Herod the Great a madman, killing all the children […]
December 25, 2020

December 26 – St. Stephen Proto Martyr Acts 6:8-10, 7:54-59 Matthew 10:17-22 A. Text/Context • Our gospel today tells us that Jesus is now giving a […]
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 11, 2020

Luke 1:39-47 December 12 – Feast of the Our Lady of Guadalupe

December 12 – Our Lady of Guadalupe Zechariah 2:14-17 Luke 1:39-47 A. Text and Context • One of the most venerated icons in the history of […]
December 7, 2020

Luke 1:26-38 – Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception

Solemnity of the Immaculate Conception Genesis 3:9-15, 20 Ephesians 1:3-6, 11-12 Luke 1:26-38 A. Text and Context • Throughout the bible only a few times that […]