Friday, August 7 ~ Eighteenth Week in Ordinary Time Saint Sixtus II, Pope and Martyr and Companions, Martyrs; Saint Cajetan, Priest   Holy Gospel: Matthew 16:24-28  Jesus said to his disciples, “Whoever wishes to come after me must deny himself,...
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Thursday, August 6 ~ Eighteenth Week in Ordinary Time Feast of the Transfiguration   Holy Gospel: Matthew 9:2-10 Jesus took Peter, James, and his brother John, and led them up a high mountain apart by themselves. And he was transfigured...
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Wednesday, August 5 ~ Eighteenth Week in Ordinary Time Dedication of Saint Mary Major   Holy Gospel: Luke 11:27-28 As Jesus said this, a woman in the crowd raised her voice and said to him, “Blessed is the womb that...
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Tuesday, August 4 ~ Eighteenth Week in Ordinary Time Saint John Vianney, Priest; Patron Saint of Priests   Holy Gospel: Matthew 14:22-36 Jesus made the disciples get into a boat and precede him to the other side of the sea,...
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“See, before God, my brethren, on what side you are. On the side of the sinners, who have abandoned everything and plunge themselves into sin without remorse? On the side of the just souls, who seek but God alone? Or...
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