September 2nd – Day of Prayer for Cancer

Day of Prayer for Cancer

Day of Remembrance & Healing for CancerThroughout Wednesday’s liturgies at the National Shrine of St. Jude, we will pray in a special way for all those who suffer from cancer. We invite you to join us September 2nd, and on the first Wednesday of every month, as we call upon St. Jude for the healing of cancer. Please send your special intentions for healing and remembrance of those affected by cancer to the Shrine or join our prayer circle of healing by posting your prayer to our Day of Prayer for Cancer wall below.

Weekly Devotion – August 24th

Weekly Devotions

Weekly Devotion - August 24thOur reflection from this week’s Gospel is:

“Master, to whom shall we go? You have the words of eternal life.”

Bible Diary for August 23rd – 29th

Bible Diary

August 23

Twenty-first Sunday in Ordinary Time

1st Reading: Jos 24: 1-2a, 15-17, 18b
Joshua gathered together all the tribes of Israel at Shechem,
summoning their elders, their leaders,
their judges, and their officers. 

Weekly Devotion – August 17th

Weekly Devotions

Weekly Devotion - August 17thIn the beginning, the Lord gave breath to all living creatures and created man and woman in His own image and likeness. Now, Christ stands before the assembled multitudes and states unabashedly that He is the Lord of life, and that those who come to Him in faith will live forever.

Bible Diary for August 16th – 22nd

Bible Diary

August 16

Twentieth Sunday in Ordinary Time

1st Reading: Pro 9: 1-6
Wisdom has built her house,
she has set up her seven columns;
she has dressed her meat, mixed her wine,
yes, she has spread her table.