Bible Diary for May 31st – June 6th

Bible Diary

May 31

The Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity

1st Reading: Dt 4:32–34, 39–40
Moses said to the people:
“Ask now of the days of old, before your time,
ever since God created man upon the earth;
ask from one end of the sky to the other:
Did anything so great ever happen before?

June 3rd – 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 JUne 3rd, 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 – May 25th

Weekly Devotions

Weekly Devotion - May 25thThis Sunday the Church celebrated Pentecost—the descent of the Holy Spirit on the disciples of Jesus after His Ascension. Just as the disciples received the Holy Spirit, Jesus also gives us the same Holy Spirit who is our divine teacher and helper. Through the help of the Holy Spirit we may grow in the knowledge and wisdom of God.

Bible Diary for May 24th – 30th

Bible Diary

May 24

Pentecost Sunday

1st Reading: Acts 2:1–11
When the time for Pentecost was fulfilled,
they were all in one place together.
And suddenly there came from the sky
a noise like a strong driving wind,
and it filled the entire house in which they were.

Weekly Devotion – May 18th

Weekly Devotions

Weekly Devotion May 18thIn this week’s Gospel we read of Jesus’ Ascension to heaven. The Apostles realized that Christ’s Resurrection and Ascension was not something that happened only to Jesus, but that it is a promise from God for abundant life, and victory over death and sin in all its forms.