Mark 16:15-20 Jesus said to his disciples: “Go into the whole world and proclaim the gospel to every creature. Whoever believes and is baptized will be saved; whoever does not believe will be condemned. These signs will accompany those who believe: in my name they will drive out demons, they will speak new languages. They… Continue reading The Ascension of the Lord
Luke 1:26-38 The angel Gabriel was sent from God to a town of Galilee called Nazareth, to a virgin betrothed to a man named Joseph, of the house of David, and the virgin’s name was Mary. And coming to her, he said, “Hail, full of grace! The Lord is with you.” But she was greatly… Continue reading Feast of the Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary!
Revelation 7:2-4, 9-14 I, John, saw another angel come up from the East, holding the seal of the living God. He cried out in a loud voice to the four angels who were given power to damage the land and the sea, “Do not damage the land or the sea or the trees until we… Continue reading All Saints’ Day!
Revelation 11:19, 12:1, 10 God’s temple in heaven was opened, and the ark of his covenant could be seen in the temple. A great sign appeared in the sky, a woman clothed with the sun, with the moon under her feet, and on her head a crown of twelve stars. She was with child and… Continue reading The Feast of the Assumption – Holy Day of Obligation
Matthew 28: 16 -20 The eleven disciples went to Galilee to the mountain to which Jesus had ordered them. When they saw him, they worshiped, but they doubted. Then Jesus approached and said to them, “All power in heaven and on earth has been given to me. Go, therefore, and make disciples of all nations,… Continue reading The Feast of the Ascension!
Today’s Gospel Reading: The angel Gabriel was sent from God to a town of Galilee called Nazareth, to a virgin betrothed to a man named Joseph, of the house of David, and the virgin’s name was Mary. And coming to her, he said, “Hail, full of grace! The Lord is with you.” But she was… Continue reading Feast of the Immaculate Conception!
Today (Nov. 1) is All Saints’ Day, a solemn holy day the Catholic Church celebrates in honor of all the souls who have attained heaven, including Saints recognized by the Church. A Holy Day of Obligation, all Catholics are required to attend Mass today, unless seriously ill. Just think of the millions, even billions, of souls… Continue reading All Saints’ Day!