Category: Word of the Lord

Sixth Sunday of Easter

The Advocate – John 14:23—29 Jesus said to his disciples: “Whoever loves me will keep my word, and my Father will love him, and we will come to him and make our dwelling with him. Whoever does not love me does not keep my words; yet the word you hear

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Fifth Sunday of Easter

Love One Another – John 13:31—33a, 34—35 When Judas had left them, Jesus said, “Now is the Son of Man glorified, and God is glorified in him. If God is glorified in him, God will also glorify him in himself, and God will glorify him at once. My children, I

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Fourth Sunday of Easter | Good Shepherd Sunday

Jesus the Good Shepherd – John 10:27—30 Jesus said: “My sheep hear my voice; I know them, and they follow me. I give them eternal life, and they shall never perish. No one can take them out of my hand. My Father, who has given them to me, is greater

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Third Sunday of Easter

Jesus and Peter – John 21:1—19 At that time, Jesus revealed himself again to his disciples at the Sea of Tiberias. He revealed himself in this way. Together were Simon Peter, Thomas called Didymus, Nathanael from Cana in Galilee, Zebedee’s sons, and two others of his disciples. Simon Peter said

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Second Sunday of Easter | Divine Mercy Sunday

Jesus Appears to His Disciples – John 20:19—31 On the evening of that first day of the week, when the doors were locked, where the disciples were, for fear of the Jews, Jesus came and stood in their midst and said to them, “Peace be with you.” When he had

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Easter Sunday of the Resurrection of the Lord

The Empty Tomb of Jesus – John 20:1—9 On the first day of the week, Mary of Magdala came to the tomb early in the morning, while it was still dark, and saw the stone removed from the tomb. So she ran and went to Simon Peter and to the

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Easter Vigil of the Resurrection of the Lord

The Resurrection of Jesus – Luke 24:1—12 At daybreak on the first day of the week the women who had come from Galilee with Jesus took the spices they had prepared and went to the tomb. They found the stone rolled away from the tomb; but when they entered, they

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Friday of the Passion of the Lord | Good Friday

The Passion of Jesus Christ – John 18:1—19:42 Jesus went out with his disciples across the Kidron valley to where there was a garden, into which he and his disciples entered. Judas his betrayer also knew the place, because Jesus had often met there with his disciples. So Judas got

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Mass of the Lord’s Supper | Holy Thursday

Jesus Washes the Disciples’ Feet – John 13:1—15 Before the feast of Passover, Jesus knew that his hour had come to pass from this world to the Father. He loved his own in the world and he loved them to the end. The devil had already induced Judas, son of

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Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord

The Passion of Jesus Christ – Luke 23:1—49 The elders of the people, chief priests and scribes, arose and brought Jesus before Pilate. They brought charges against him, saying, “We found this man misleading our people; he opposes the payment of taxes to Caesar and maintains that he is the

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