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Daily Reading for Monday, April 6th, 2020 HD

Reading 1, Isaiah 42:1-7 1 Here is my servant whom I uphold, my chosen one in whom my soul delights. I have sent my spirit upon him, he will bring fair judgement to the nations. 2 He does not cry out or raise his voice, his voice is not heard in the street; 3 he does not break the crushed reed or snuff the faltering wick. Faithfully he presents fair judgement; 4 he will not grow faint, he will not be crushed until he has established fair judgement on earth, and the coasts and islands are ...

St. Isidore of Seville: Saint of the Day for Saturday, April 04, 2020

Isidore was literally born into a family of saints in sixth century Spain. Two of his brothers, Leander and Fulgentius, and one of his sisters, Florentina, are revered as saints in Spain. It was also a family of leaders and strong minds with Leander and Fulgentius serving as bishops and Florentina as abbess. This didn't make life easier for Isidore. To the contrary, Leander may have been holy in many ways, but his treatment of his little brother shocked many even at the time. Leander, who ...

Guardian Angel Prayer: Prayer of the Day for Saturday, April 04, 2020

Guardian Angel from heaven so bright, Watching beside me to lead me aright, Fold thy wings round me, and guard me with love, Softly sing songs to me of heaven above. Amen.

Daily Readings for Saturday, April 04, 2020

Reading 1: Ezekiel 37:21-28, Responsorial Psalm: Jeremiah 31:10-13, Gospel: John 11:45-57

Daily Readings for Saturday, April 04, 2020

Reading 1: Ezekiel 37:21-28, Responsorial Psalm: Jeremiah 31:10-13, Gospel: John 11:45-57

Daily Reading for Sunday, April 5th, 2020 HD

Reading 1, Isaiah 50:4-7 4 Lord Yahweh has given me a disciple's tongue, for me to know how to give a word of comfort to the weary. Morning by morning he makes my ear alert to listen like a disciple. 5 Lord Yahweh has opened my ear and I have not resisted, I have not turned away. 6 I have offered my back to those who struck me, my cheeks to those who plucked my beard; I have not turned my face away from insult and spitting. 7 Lord Yahweh comes to my help, this is why insult has not touched ...

Act of Contrition #3: Prayer of the Day for Friday, April 03, 2020

My God, I am sorry for my sins with all my heart. In choosing to do wrong and failing to do good, I have sinned against you whom I should love above all things. I firmly intend, with your help, to do penance, to sin no more, and to avoid whatever leads me to sin. Our Saviour Jesus Christ suffered and died for us. In His Name, my God, have mercy. Amen.

Daily Readings for Friday, April 03, 2020

Reading 1: Jeremiah 20:10-13, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 18:2-7, Gospel: John 10:31-42

Daily Readings for Friday, April 03, 2020

Reading 1: Jeremiah 20:10-13, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 18:2-7, Gospel: John 10:31-42

St. Richard of Wyche: Saint of the Day for Friday, April 03, 2020

Richard of Wyche, also known as Richard of Chichester, was born at Wyche (Droitwich), Worcestershire, England. He was orphaned when he was quite young. He retrieved the fortunes of the mismanaged estate he inherited when he took it over, and then turned it over to his brother Robert. Richard refused marriage and went to Oxford, where he studied under Grosseteste and met and began a lifelong friendship with Edmund Rich. Richard pursued his studies at Paris, received his M.A. from Oxford, and ...