Bible Diary for April 2nd – 8th

Bible Diary

April 2nd

5th Sunday of Lent

1st Reading: Ezk 37:12-14
So prophesy! Say to them: This is what Yahweh says: I am going to open your tombs; I shall bring you out of your tombs, my people; and lead you back to the land of Israel.

Weekly Devotion – March 27th

Weekly Devotions

Weekly Devotion - March 27thIn this week’s Gospel, we hear a familiar scenario: Jesus heals someone, but because He does this on the Sabbath, He’s condemned by the Pharisees and religious leaders who are suspicious of anyone who breaks the guidelines of Moses’ Law. 

April 5th – Day of Prayer for Cancer

Day of Prayer for Cancer

April 5th – 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 April 5th, 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 March 26th – April 1st

Bible Diary

March 26th

4th Sunday of Lent

1st Reading: 1 S 16:1b, 6-7, 10-13a
Yahweh asked Samuel, “How long will you be grieving over Saul whom I have rejected as king of Israel? Fill your horn with oil and be on your way to Jesse the Bethlehemite, for I have chosen my king from among his sons.“

Weekly Devotion – March 20th

Weekly Devotions

weekly devotion - March 20thOur reflection from the Gospel this week is:

“But whoever drinks the water I shall give will never thirst.”