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Jesus heals a man with an unclean spirit

    Gospel Reading: Mk 1:21-28 JESUS came to Ca­pernaum with his followers, and on the sabbath he entered the synagogue and taught. The people were as­tonished at his teaching, for he taught them as one having authority and not as the scribes. In their synagogue was a man with an unclean spirit; he cried […]

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John testifies about Jesus

  Gospel reading: Jn 3:22-30 JESUS and his disciples went into the region of Judea, where he spent some time with them baptiz­ing. John was also baptizing in Aenon near Salim, because there was an abundance of water there, and people came to be baptized, for John had not yet been imprisoned. Now a dis­pute […]

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Jesus and the man with leprosy

    Gospel reading: Lk 5:12-16   IT happened that there was a man full of leprosy in one of the towns where Jesus was; and when he saw Jesus, he fell pros­trate, pleaded with him, and said, “Lord, if you wish, you can make me clean.” Jesus stretched out his hand, touched him, and […]

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The visit of the magi

  Gospel Reading: Matthew 2:1-12 WHEN Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea, in the days of King Herod, behold, magi from the east arrived in Jerusalem, saying, “Where is the newborn king of the Jews? We saw his star at its rising and have come to do him homage.” When King Herod heard this, […]

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The judgment of the nations

  Gospel Reading: Mt 25:31-46 JESUS said to his dis­ciples: “When the Son of Man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him, he will sit upon his glorious throne, and all the nations will be as­sembled before him. And he will separate them one from another, as a shepherd separates the sheep […]

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The boy Jesus in the temple

  Gospel Reading: Lk 2:41-52 EACH year Jesus’ parents went to Jerusalem for the feast of Passover, and when he was twelve years old, they went up accord­ing to festival custom. After they had completed its days, as they were returning, the boy Jesus remained behind in Jerusalem, but his parents did not know it. […]

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