FROM OUR EDITORS—July 21, 2019 – 16th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Author: Erika De Urquidi ~ July 14, 2019

Para la versión en español, haga clic aquÍ.  I can’t believe we are halfway through the summer already! At my house, we started getting back-to-school coupons in the mail and began packing my son’s belongings so he can move away to start college at the end of August. This Sunday’s Gospel, however, makes me think that I still have time to [...]

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EVANGELIO DOMINICAL—7 de julio, 2019 – 14.o Domingo del Tiempo Ordinario

Author: Alice Camille ~ July 2, 2019
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Para la versión en inglés, haga clic aquÍ.  Lucas 10, 1–12. 17–20 “Regocíjate porque tus nombres están escritos en el cielo’’. –Lucas 10, 20 La última semana de la vida de Jesús es tan convincente que pasamos una semana completa de cada año reflexionando sobre ella. Solo el primer día de esa semana, Domingo de […]

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Celebrate the Saints this Week (14th Week in Ordinary Time)

Author: Nicholle Check ~ July 2, 2019
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This week, the Church celebrates several saints, including Saint Augustine Zhao Rong (July 9), Saint Benedict (July 11), and Saint Henry (July 13). Catholic Digest offers prayers and reflections so that you might include these saints in a special way in your daily prayers. Saint August Zhao Rong was among the 120 martyrs murdered in […]

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SUNDAY’S GOSPEL—June 30, 2019 – 13th Sunday in Ordinary Time

Author: Alice Camille ~ June 25, 2019
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Para la versión en español, haga clic aquÍ.  Luke 9:51–62 “Let the dead bury their dead. But you, go and proclaim the kingdom.” –Luke 9:60 Leave malicious talk to those who carry malice in their hearts. Abandon gossip to folks with empty minds and hours to occupy with trivia. Surrender violent speech to the violent. […]

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EVANGELIO DOMINICAL—30 de junio, 2019 – 13.er Domingo del Tiempo Ordinario

Author: Alice Camille ~ June 25, 2019
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Para la versión en inglés, haga clic aquÍ. Lucas 9, 51–62 “Que los muertos entierren a sus muertos. Pero tú, ve y proclama el reino’’. –Lucas 9, 60 Deja hablar maliciosamente a los que llevan malicia en sus corazones. Deja los chismes para las personas con mentes vacías que tienen el tiempo para ocuparse con […]

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What Do You Know About Ordinary Time?

Author: Nicholle Check ~ June 25, 2019
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Ordinary Time falls in two major sections during the Liturgical Year. The first stretches from the Baptism of the Lord to Ash Wednesday; the second begins Pentecost Sunday and runs until Advent begins. But what happens during this “ordinary” time in the Catholic Church? Plenty, including many saint days, Marian feast days, solemnities, and memorials. […]

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Celebrate the Saints This Week (13th Week in Ordinary Time)

Author: Nicholle Check ~ June 25, 2019
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The Church honors several saints this week, including Junípero Serra (July 1), Elizabeth of Portugal (July 4 feast day, observed July 5), and Maria Goretti (July 6). Canonized in 2015 by Pope Francis, Junípero Serra founded missions throughout California. As queen, Elizabeth of Portugal served her people, especially the sick and the poor. Maria Goretti, […]

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