Monthly Archives: June 2018

So many. So many…

✙ JMJ The Readings for Saturday in the 12th Week of Ordinary Time (B2) The First Martyrs of the Holy Roman Church Lamentation 2:2, 10-14, 18-19  Matthew 8:5-7 Et omnes male habentes curavit : And all that were sick he healed … Continue reading

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Just the Two of Us, We Can Make It

✙ JMJ The Readings for the Solemnity of Sts Peter and Paul Acts 12:1-11  2 Timothy 4:6-8, 17-18 Matthew 16:13-19 Dominus autem mihi astitit, et confortavit me. The Lord stood by me and gave me strength. In the movie Paul: Apostle of … Continue reading

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Lord I’ve Done Some Yuge Things Here.

✙ JMJ The Readings for Thursday in the 12th Week of Ordinary Time (B2) Memorial of St Irenaeus, Bishop and Martyr 2 Kings 24:8-17  Matthew 7:21-29 Non omnis qui dicit mihi, Domine, Domine, intrabit in regnum caelorum. Not all who say … Continue reading

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This needn’t ever have happened.

✙ JMJ The Readings for  in the 12th Week of Ordinary Time (B2) 2 Kings 22:8-13; 23:1-3  Matthew 7:15-20 Omnis arbor, quae non facit fructum bonum, excidetur, et in ignem mittetur. Every tree that does not bear good fruit is cut … Continue reading

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What color lipstick are you using?

✙ JMJ The Readings for Tuesday in the 12th Week of Ordinary Time (B2) 2 Kings 19:9B-11, 14-21, 31-35A, 36  Matthew 7:6, 12-14 Intrate per angustam portam : quia lata porta, et spatiosa via est, quae ducit ad perditionem, et … Continue reading

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The Kenotic Wheel of the Year

✙ JMJ The Readings for Solemnity of the Nativity of St John Baptist Isaiah 49:1-6  Acts 13:22-26 Luke 1:57-66, 80 Cum impleret autem Joannes cursum suum, dicebat : Quem me arbitramini esse, non sum ego, sed ecce venit post me, … Continue reading

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In the Biblical Sense…

✙ JMJ The Readings for the Vigil of the Nativity of St John Baptist Jeremiah 1:4-10  1 Peter 1:8-12  Luke 1:5-17 Priusquam te formarem in utero, novi te Before I formed you in the womb I knew you   I’ve been reading … Continue reading

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O Fellowship Divine

✙ JMJ The Readings for  in the 10th Week of Ordinary Time (B2) Sirach 48:1-14  Matthew 6:7-15 Beati sunt qui te viderunt, et in amicitia tua decorati sunt.Elias quidem in turbine tectus estBlessed is he who shall have seen you And who … Continue reading

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Breaking up is Hard to Do.

✙ JMJ The Readings for Wednesday in the 11th Week of Ordinary Time (B2) 2 Kings 2:1, 6-14  Matthew 6:1-6, 16-18 Attendite ne justitiam vestram faciatis coram hominibus, ut videamini ab eis : alioquin mercedem non habebitis apud Patrem vestrum … Continue reading

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Even Ahab Repents

✙ JMJ The Readings for Tuesday in the 11th Week of Ordinary Time (B2) 1 Kings 21:17-29 Matthew 5:43-48 Nonne vidisti humiliatum Achab coram me? quia igitur humiliatus est mei causa, non inducam malum in diebus ejus, sed in diebus … Continue reading

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