Bible Diary for November 19th – 25th

Bible Diary

November 19th

33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time

1st Reading: Pro 31:10-13, 19-20, 30-31
The woman of character, where is she to be found? She is more precious than any jewel.
Her husband has complete confidence in her; she will be of great benefit to him.
She brings him only good and not evil, all the days of her life.

Bible Diary for November 12th – 18th

Bible Diary

November 12th

32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time

1st Reading: Wis 6:12-16
Wisdom is luminous and never tarnished; she willingly lets herself be seen by those who love her, and known by those who look for her. She hastens to meet those who long for her. Seek her in the morning and you will not be disappointed; you will find her sitting at your door.

Bible Diary for November 5th – 11th

Bible Diary

November 5th

31st Sunday in Ordinary Time

1st Reading: Mal 1:14b–2:2b, 8-10
Cursed be the cheater, who, after promising me a bull from his herd, sacrifices a stunted animal. For I am a great king; and my name is respected through all the nations, says Yahweh of hosts or concern yourself, to glorify my name, says Yahweh of hosts, I will send the curse on you and curse even your blessings.

Bible Diary for October 29th – November 4th

Bible Diary

October 29th

30th Sunday in Ordinary Time

1st Reading: Ex 22:20-26
You shall not wrong or oppress a stranger, for you were strangers in the land of Egypt.

You shall not harm the widow or the orphan. If you do harm them and they cry out to me, I will hear them and my anger will blaze and I will kill you with the sword, and your own wives will be widows and your own children orphans.

Bible Diary for October 22nd – 28th

Bible Diary

October 22nd

29th Sunday in Ordinary Time

1st Reading: Is 45:1, 4-6
Thus says Yahweh to his anointed, to Cyrus:

”I have taken you by the right hand
to subdue nations before you and strip kings of their armor,