Bible Diary for July 2nd – 8th

Bible Diary

July 2nd

13th Sunday in Ordinary Time

1st Reading: 2 Kgs 4:8-11, 14-16a
One day Elisha went to Shunem, and a rich woman invited him to eat. Afterward, whenever he went to that town, he would go to her house to eat.

Weekly Devotion – June 26th

Weekly Devotions

Weekly Devotion for June 26thIn this week’s Gospel, Jesus tells the Apostles that as they go out to spread the word of God, people may respond with opposition and dissent. While this was a warning of what was ahead of the twelve, it was also a statement that they must each carry their own cross just as Jesus did.

Bible Diary for June 25th – July 1st

Bible Diary

June 25th

12th Sunday in Ordinary Time

1st Reading: Jer 20:10-13
I hear many people whispering,
“Terror is all around! Denounce him! Yes, denounce him!”
All my friends watch me to see if I will slip:

July 5th – Day of Prayer for Cancer

Day of Prayer for Cancer

July 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 July 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.


Weekly Devotion – June 19th

Weekly Devotions

Weekly Devotion – June 19thOur reflection from the readings this week is:

“Whoever eats this bread will live forever.”