Friday, August 12 ~ Nineteenth Week in Ordinary Time Saint Jane Frances de Chantall, Religious; Foundress, Order of the Visitation of Mary   Holy Gospel: Matthew 19:3-12 Some Pharisees approached Jesus, and tested him, saying, “Is it lawful for a...
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Thursday, August 11 ~ Nineteenth Week in Ordinary Time Saint Clare, Virgin   Holy Gospel: Matthew 18:21-19:1 Peter approached Jesus and asked him, “Lord, if my brother sins against me, how often must I forgive him? As many as seven...
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Wednesday, August 10 ~ Nineteenth Week in Ordinary Time Saint Lawrence, Deacon and Martyr   Holy Gospel: John 12:24-26 Jesus said to his disciples: “Amen, amen, I say to you, unless a grain of wheat falls to the ground and...
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Tuesday, August 9 ~ Nineteenth Week in Ordinary Time Saint Theresa Benedicta of the Cross (Edith Stein), Virgin and Martyr   Holy Gospel: Matthew 18:1-5, 10, 12-14 The disciples approached Jesus and said, “Who is the greatest in the Kingdom...
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“A person who governs his passions is the master of the world. We must either rule them, or be ruled by them. It is better to be the hammer than the anvil. “ –Saint Dominic   Monday, August 8 ~...
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