Bible Diary for August 28th – September 3rd

Bible Diary

August 28

Twenty-second Sunday in Ordinary Time

1st Reading: Sir 3:17-18, 20, 28-29
My child, conduct your affairs with humility,
and you will be loved more than a giver of gifts.
Humble yourself the more, the greater you are,
and you will find favor with God.

September 7th – Day of Prayer for Cancer

Day of Prayer for Cancer

June 1st – Day of Prayer 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 7th, 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 22nd

Weekly Devotions

Weekly Devotion - August 22ndOur reflection from the readings this week is:

“Strive to enter through the narrow gate, for many will attempt to enter but will not be strong enough.”

Bible Diary for August 21st – 27th

Bible Diary

August 21

Twenty-first Sunday in Ordinary Time

1st Reading: Is 66:18-21
Thus says the LORD:
I know their works and their thoughts,
and I come to gather nations of every language;
they shall come and see my glory.

The St. Jude Journal – August 2016


We are delighted to share with you letters of thanksgiving for St. Jude’s intercession, especially during the upcoming Solemn Novena to St. Jude, August 20th—28th. Please join with me and thousands of other devotees by sending your petition or letter of gratitude to the National Shrine of St. Jude.