Weekly Devotion – October 8th

Weekly Devotions

Weekly Devotion - October 8thAs we heard during Sunday’s Gospel, men and women are created by God in a complementary fashion. They are created to be partners in harmony with each other and to live in a state of blessed mutuality.

Bible Diary for October 7th – 13th

Bible Diary

October 7th

27th Sunday in Ordinary Time

1st Reading: Gen 2:18-24:
Yahweh God said, “It is not good for man to be alone; I will give him a helper who will be like him.“ Then Yahweh God formed from the earth all the beasts of the field and all the birds of the air and brought them to man to see what he would call them; and whatever man called every living creature, that was its name.

October 3rd – Day of Prayer for Cancer

Day of Prayer for Cancer

October 3rd<br /><br />
<br />  – 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 October 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 – October 1st

Weekly Devotions

Weekly Devotion - October 1st“There is no one who performs a mighty deed in my name who can at the same time speak ill of me. For whoever is not against us is for us.”

Bible Diary for September 30th – October 6th

Bible Diary

September 30th

26th Sunday in Ordinary Time

1st Reading: num 11:25-29:
Yahweh came down in the cloud and spoke to him. He took some of the spirit that was upon him and put it on the seventy elders. Now when the spirit rested upon them, they prophesied. But this they did not do again.
Two men had remained in the camp; the name of one was Eldad, the name of the other Medad. However, the spirit came on them for they were among those who were registered though they had not gone out to the Tent. As they prophesied inside the camp, a young man ran and told Moses, “Eldad and Medad are prophesying in the camp.” Joshua, the son of Nun, who ministered to Moses from his youth said, “My lord Moses, stop them!”