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Daily Mass: Peter performs miracles in the name of Jesus. Catholic Inspiration

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Peter – calling upon the name of the Lord – performs two miracles in the first reading from Acts, continuing the ministry of Christ through the power of the Holy Spirit. May we do the same today!

Mass Readings – Saturday of the 3rd Week of Easter

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Daily Mass: Ananias is called by God to heal Saul. Catholic Inspiration

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Ananias is called by God to heal Saul’s blindness. May his example inspire us to respond to the Lord’s invitation to reach out to others as we put our faith into practice every day.

Mass Readings – Friday of the 3rd Week of Easter

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Daily Mass: Peter leads people to Jesus. Catholic Inspiration

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Having done a miracle through the name of Jesus, Peter then takes the opportunity to lead people to the Lord.

Mass Readings – Thursday in the Octave of Easter

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St. Anselm, pray for us!


Daily Mass: Peter heals in the name of Jesus. Catholic Inspiration

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Peter heals a crippled man in the name of Jesus, revealing the power of the Holy Spirit at work in our world.

Mass Readings – Wednesday in the Octave of Easter

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Study, Pray, Serve: 2nd Sunday of Easter

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Here are some of the themes in the readings for the 2nd Sunday of Easter.

1st Reading – Acts of the Apostles 5:12-16

  • The apostles continue the healing ministry of the Lord by performing many signs and wonders.
  • Many people are cured of their illnesses, and the number of believers continues to increase.

Psalm – 118:2-4,13-15,22-24

  • “Give thanks to the Lord for he is good, his love is everlasting.”
  • God performs great deeds, even in the midst of human suffering and tribulation.

2nd Reading – Revelation 1:9-11a,12-13,17-19

  • John is caught up in a prophetic vision where he sees the Son of Man.
  • He is told not to be afraid, for death has been overcome.

Gospel – John 20:19-31

  • “Doubting Thomas” does not believe that the disciples have seen the Risen Lord.
  • Once Thomas does see, Jesus gives praise to those who have not seen, but still believe.

Mass Readings – 2nd Sunday of Easter

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Daily Mass: Jesus heals with a word, Part II. Catholic Inspiration

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After healing the boy in Capernaum, Jesus travels to Jerusalem and heals a paralytic man with a word.

Mass Readings – Tuesday of the 4th Week of Lent

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Daily Mass: Jesus heals with a word. Catholic Inspiration

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Jesus reveals his power by healing the son of a royal official with a simple word.

Mass Readings – Monday of the 4th Week of Lent

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Study, Pray, Serve: 3rd Sunday of Lent

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Here are some of the main themes in the readings for the 3rd Sunday of Lent.

1st Reading – Exodus 3:1-8a,13-15

  • Moses encounters the Lord who speaks from the burning bush.
  • God announces the plan to save the people of Israel from their bondage in Egypt and will be called “I AM” when the people ask Moses what is God’s name.

Psalm – 103:1-4,6-8,11

  • “The Lord is kind and merciful.”
  • God is merciful and gracious, healing, redeeming and pardoning our sins.

2nd Reading – 1st Corinthians 10:1-6,10-12

  • St. Paul recounts part of the mistakes of the people of Israel as they fled Egypt.
  • We are encouraged to learn from this and seek what is good as we follow Jesus Christ.

Gospel – Luke 13:1-9

  • Jesus speaks to the people, encouraging them to repent.
  • The Lord then offers a parable about cultivating a fruitful life, and he includes a warning if we neglect our growth.

Mass Readings – 3rd Sunday of Lent

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Note: These are the readings for “Year C” in the Lectionary for Mass. On the 3rd, 4th and 5th Sundays of Lent, parishes may use the “Year A” readings at Masses that includes members of the RCIA process.


Daily Mass: We seek healing in body and soul. Catholic Inspiration

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We all seek healing in body, heart, mind and soul. May the Letter of James inspire us to call upon the Lord for healing both on the inside and the outside as we strive to be agents of healing for one another.

Mass Readings – Saturday of the 7th Week of the Year

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Daily Mass: A powerful test of our love for the Lord. Catholic Inspiration

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The first reading minces no words when it comes to testing the depth of our love for God. As we apply this insight to ourselves, may we call upon the Lord to help us love one another in a manner worthy of Christ.

Mass Readings – Thursday after Epiphany

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St. André Bessette, pray for us!


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