Weekly Devotion – July 30th

Weekly Devotions

Weekly Devotion - July 30thWhat a glorious mystery takes place in this week’s Gospel reading: Jesus multiplies loaves and fishes for the many people who flock to Him.

August 1st – Day of Prayer for Cancer

Day of Prayer for Cancer

August 1st<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 August 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 July 29th – August 4th

Bible Diary

July 29th

Seventeenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

1st Reading: 2 K 4:42-44
A man came from Baal-shalishah bringing to Elisha, the man of God,
twenty barley loaves made from the firstfruits,
and fresh grain in the ear. 

Weekly Devotion – July 23rd

Weekly Devotions

Weekly Devotion July 23rdIn this week’s Gospel, Jesus asks His disciples to come away for some quiet time, and flocks of people found them and followed them. Jesus was moved by the deep need the people had for a shepherd to guide them, and He reached out to them.

Bible Diary for July 22nd – 28th

Bible Diary

July 22nd

Sixteenth Sunday in Ordinary Time

1st Reading: Jer 23:1-6
Woe to the shepherds
who mislead and scatter the flock of my pasture,
says the LORD.