Monthly Archive: December 2016

Daily Reflection – Dec 31, 2016

Saturday 31 December 2016 First Reading: 1 John 2:18-21 Responsorial Psalm: Let heaven and earth exult in joy! Psalm 95(96):1-2, 11-13 Gospel Reading: John 1:1-18 Today’s Note: The Seventh Day in the Octave of...

Daily Reflection – Dec 30, 2016

Friday 30 December 2016 First Reading: Ecclesiasticus 3:2-6, 12-14 or Colossians 3:12-21 Responsorial Psalm: Happy are those who fear the Lord and walk in his ways Psalm 127(128):1-5 Gospel Reading: Matthew 2:13-15, 19-23 Today’s...

Daily Reflection – Dec 29, 2016

Thursday 29 December 2016 First Reading: 1 John 2:3-11 Responsorial Psalm: Let heaven and earth exult in joy! Psalm 95(96):1-3, 5-6 Gospel Reading: Luke 2:22-35 Today’s Note: The Fifth Day in the Octave of...

Daily Reflection – Dec 28, 2016

Wednesday 28 December 2016 First Reading: 
1 John 1:5 – 2:2 Responsorial Psalm: Our soul has escaped like a bird from the hunter’s nest Psalm 123(124):2-5, 7-8 Gospel Reading: Matthew 2:13‑18 Today’s Feast: Holy...

Daily Reflection – Dec 27, 2016

Tuesday 27 December 2016 First Reading: 
1 John 1:1-4 Responsorial Psalm: Let the just rejoice in the Lord Psalm 96(97):1-2, 5-6, 11-12 Gospel Reading: Matthew 10:17-22 Today’s Saint: St John, Apostle and Evangelist  ...

Daily Reflection – Dec 26, 2016

Monday 26 December 2016 First Reading: 
Acts 6:8-10; 7:54-59 Responsorial Psalm: Into your hands, O Lord, I entrust my spirit Psalm 30(31):3-4, 6, 8, 16-17 Gospel Reading: Matthew 10:17-22 Today’s Saint: St Stephen, First...

Daily Reflection – Dec 25, 2016

Sunday 25 December 2016 First Reading: Isaiah 52:7-10 Responsorial Psalm: All the ends of the earth have seen the saving power of God Psalm 98:1, 2-3, 3-4, 5-6 Second Reading: Hebrew 1:1-6 Gospel Reading:...

Daily Reflection – Dec 23, 2016

Friday 23 December 2016 First Reading: Malachi 3:1-4, 23-24 Responsorial Psalm: Lift up your heads and see; your redemption is near at hand Psalm 24(25):4-5, 8-9, 10, 14 Gospel Reading: Luke 1:57-66 
 Today’s...

Daily Reflection – Dec 22, 2016

Thursday 22 December 2016 First Reading: 1 Samuel 1:24-28 Responsorial Psalm: My heart rejoices in the Lord, my Saviour 1 Samuel 2:1, 4-8 Gospel Reading: Luke 1:46-56 
 Today’s Note: Thursday of the Fourth...