Posts by SBVM

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Sunday 26 May 2024, The Most Holy Trinity, Solemnity.

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Here is part of the hymn for this glorious feast: ‘Be present, Holy Trinity, Like splendour, and one Deity: Of things above, and things below, Beginning, that no end shall know. … Light, sole and one, we Thee confess, With triple praise we rightly bless; Alpha and Omega we own, With every spirit round Thy […]

Friday 24 May 2024, Feria in Ordinary Time.

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Here is part of today’s New Testament reading, from the Letter of James: ‘Do not grumble, brethren, against one another, that you may not be judged; behold, the Judge is standing at the doors. As an example of suffering and patience, brethren, take the prophets who spoke in the name of the Lord. Behold, we call those […]

Wednesday 22 May 2024, Feria in Ordinary Time.

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From today’s Gospel, from St Mark: ‘John said to him, “Teacher, we saw a man casting out demons in your name, and we forbade him, because he was not following us.” But Jesus said, “Do not forbid him; for no one who does a mighty work in my name will be able soon after to speak evil […]

Tuesday 21 May 2024, Feria in Ordinary Time.

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From today’s Gospel, from St Mark: ‘And they came to Capernaum; and when he was in the house he asked them, “What were you discussing on the way?” But they were silent; for on the way they had discussed with one another who was the greatest. And he sat down and called the twelve; and he said […]

Monday 20 May 2024, Mary, Mother of the Church, Memoria.

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From St John’s Gospel: ‘Standing by the cross of Jesus were his mother and his mother’s sister, Mary the wife of Clopas, and Mary of Magdala. When Jesus saw his mother and the disciple there whom he loved, he said to his mother, “Woman, behold, your son.” Then he said to the disciple, “Behold, your […]

Sunday 19 May 2024, Solemnity of Pentecost.

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‘When the day of Pentecost had come, they were all together in one place.  And suddenly a sound came from heaven like the rush of a mighty wind, and it filled all the house where they were sitting.  And there appeared to them tongues as of fire, distributed and resting on each one of them. And […]

Saturday 18 May 2024, Easter Feria.

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Today’s Gospel follows on from yesterday’s, and here is part, again from St John: ‘Peter turned and saw following them the disciple whom Jesus loved, who had lain close to his breast at the supper and had said, “Lord, who is it that is going to betray you?” When Peter saw him, he said to Jesus, […]

Friday 17 May 2024, Easter Feria.

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Here is today’s Gospel, from St John: ‘When they had finished breakfast, Jesus said to Simon Peter, “Simon, son of John, do you love me more than these?” He said to him, “Yes, Lord; you know that I love you.” He said to him, “Feed my lambs.” A second time he said to him, “Simon, son […]