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Prayer for Doctors and Nurses: Prayer of the Day for Friday, July 29, 2022

O merciful Father, who have wonderfully fashioned man in your own image, and have made his body to be a temple of the Holy Spirit, sanctify, we pray you, our doctors and nurses and all those whom you have called to study and practice the arts of healing the sick and the prevention of disease and pain. Strengthen them in body and soul, and bless their work, that they may give comfort to those for whose salvation your Son became Man, lived on this earth, healed the sick, ...

Daily Reading for Saturday, July 30th, 2022 HD

Reading 1, Jeremiah 26:11-16, 24 11 The priests and prophets then said to the chief men and all the people, 'This man deserves to die, since he has prophesied against this city, as you have heard with your own ears.' 12 Jeremiah, however, replied to all the chief men and all the people as follows, 'Yahweh himself sent me to prophesy against this Temple and this city all the things you have heard. 13 So now amend your behaviour and actions, listen to the voice of Yahweh your God, and Yahweh ...

St. Innocent I: Saint of the Day for Thursday, July 28, 2022

Innocent was born at Albano, Italy. He became Pope, succeeding Pope St. Anastasius I, on December 22, 401. During Innocent's pontificate, he emphasized papal supremacy, commending the bishops of Africa for referring the decrees of their councils at Carthage and Millevis in 416, condemning Pelagianism, to the Pope for confirmation. It was his confirmation of these decrees that caused Augustine to make a remark that was to echo through the centuries: "Roma locuta, causa finitas" (Rome ...

Daily Readings for Thursday, July 28, 2022

Reading 1: Jeremiah 18:1-6, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 146:1-6, Gospel: Matthew 13:47-53

Prayer for Parents #1: Prayer of the Day for Thursday, July 28, 2022

Grant us, O Lord Jesus, to imitate faithfully the example of your Holy Family and to make our home another Nazareth. May peace, love and happiness prevail. Grant us the grace to be the parents we should be for our children. Grant that our child may find solid support for their human dignity and for their growth in truth and love within the embrace of our home. When the time comes for each of us to go to the everlasting home you have prepared for us, may your ...

Daily Reading for Friday, July 29th, 2022 HD

Reading 1, Jeremiah 26:1-9 1 At the beginning of the reign of Jehoiakim son of Josiah, king of Judah, this word came to Jeremiah from Yahweh, 2 'Yahweh says this, "Stand in the court of the Temple of Yahweh. To all the people from the towns of Judah who come to worship in the Temple of Yahweh you will say everything I have ordered you to say, not omitting one syllable. 3 Perhaps they will listen and each turn from his evil way: if so, I shall relent and not bring the disaster on them which I ...

Hail Mary: Prayer of the Day for Wednesday, July 27, 2022

Hail Mary full of Grace, the Lord is with thee. Blessed are thou amongst women and blessed is the fruit of thy womb Jesus. Holy Mary Mother of God, pray for us sinners now and at the hour of our death Amen.

Daily Readings for Wednesday, July 27, 2022

Reading 1: Jeremiah 15:10, Reading 1: Jeremiah 15:16-21, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 59:2-4, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 59:10-11, Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 59:17-18, Gospel: Matthew 13:44-46

St. Pantaleon: Saint of the Day for Wednesday, July 27, 2022

St Pantaleon came from Nicomedia, near the Black Sea, in Asia. He was such a famous doctor that the Emperor himself chose him for his own doctor. Pantaleon was a Christian, but the bad influence from the pagan court caused him to give up his Christian faith entirely. A holy priest named Hermolaos made him realize what a sin he had committed. Pantaleon listened to him, detested his sin and joined the Church once more. To make up for what he had done, he greatly desired to suffer and die for ...

Daily Reading for Thursday, July 28th, 2022 HD

Reading 1, Jeremiah 18:1-6 1 The word that came to Jeremiah from Yahweh as follows, 2 'Get up and make your way down to the potter's house, and there I shall tell you what I have to say.' 3 So I went down to the potter's house; and there he was, working at the wheel. 4 But the vessel he was making came out wrong, as may happen with clay when a potter is at work. So he began again and shaped it into another vessel, as he thought fit. 5 Then the word of Yahweh came to me as follows, 6 'House ...