Weekly Devotion – January 30th

Weekly Devotions

Weekly Devotion for January 30thThe Beatitudes that Jesus offers us are a sign of contradiction to the world’s understanding of happiness and joy. God reveals to the humble of heart the true source of abundant life and happiness.

Bible Diary for January 29th – February 4th

Bible Diary

January 29

4th Sunday in Ordinary Time 

1st Reading: Zep 2:3; 3:12-13
Seek Yahweh, all you poor of the land, who fulfill his commands, do justice and be meek; and perhaps you will find refuge on the day Yahweh comes to judge.

Weekly Devotion – January 23rd

Weekly Devotions

Weekly Devotion - January 23Our reflection from the Gospel this week is:

“Come after me, and I will make you fishers of men.”

February 1st – Day of Prayer for Cancer

Day of Prayer for Cancer

February 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 February 1st, 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.


Bible Diary for January 22nd – 28th

Bible Diary

January 22

3rd Sunday in Ordinary Time 

1st Reading: Is 8:23–9:3
Yet, where there was but anguish, darkness will disappear. He has just afflicted the land of Zebulun and the land of Naphtali; but in the future he will confer glory on the way of the sea, on the land beyond the Jordan—the pagans’ Galilee.