Monthly Archives: February 2013

Monday, 18 February 2013

Monday of the First Week of Lent LV 19:1-2, 11-18 PS 19:8, 9, 10, 15 MT 25:31-46 The readings for the day can be found here. The best thing about the Gospel today is also the worst thing: it is … Continue reading

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Sunday, 17 February 2013

First Sunday of Lent DT 26:4-10 PS 91:1-2, 10-11, 12-13, 14-15 ROM 10:8-13 LK 4:1-13 The readings for the day can be found here.   “The word is near you, in your mouth and in your heart” Romans 10:8 & … Continue reading

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Saturday, 16 February 2013

Saturday after Ash Wednesday IS 58:9B-14 PS 86:1-2, 3-4, 5-6 LK 5:27-32 The readings for the day can be found here.   Today in Luke’s Gospel,Jesus’s choice to dine with tax collectors, the notoriously greedy characters of the Bible, causes … Continue reading

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Friday, 15 February 2013

Friday after Ash Wednesday IS 58:1-9A PS 51:3-4, 5-6AB, 18-19 MT 9:14-15 The readings for the day can be found here. I have always appreciated the self-deconstructive correlation of readings and practices for Lent: on Ash Wednesday, a day loaded … Continue reading

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Thursday, 14 February 2013

Thursday after Ash Wednesday Dt 30:15-20 Ps 1:1-2, 3, 4 And 6 Lk 9:22-25 The readings for the day can be found here.   Choose Life As we begin our Lenten journey, the readings offer us a choice: You have … Continue reading

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Wednesday, 13 February 2013

Ash Wednesday Jl 2:12-18 Ps 51:3-4, 5-6ab, 12-13, 14 And 17 2 Cor 5:20—6:2 Mt 6:1-6, 16-18 The readings for the day can be found here.   From Ash Wednesday to the Wednesday before the Holy Triduum preceding Easter Sunday, … Continue reading

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