COC

Lectionary

Trinity Sunday

Engaging Faith | Wed, Jun 3, 2009

Trinity Sunday

Trinity Sunday [b]

June 7, 2009

Readings

Deuteronomy 4:32-34,39-40

Romans 8:14-17

Matthew 28:16-20

Calendar

June: Torture Awareness Month

June 7: Trinity Sunday

June 8: World Oceans Day

Quotes

“… family goes well beyond blood lines. Family is the human community, the Christian community, and we must learn to love one another as a family.”

Joseph Cardinal Bernardin, The Gift of Peace, 70

Seventh Sunday of Easter

Engaging Faith | Fri, May 22, 2009

Seventh Sunday of Easter

 
Seventh Sunday of Easter [b]

May 24, 2009 [Some dioceses in the US celebrate Ascension on this date.]

Readings

Acts 1:15-17, 20a, 20c-26

1 John 4:11-16
John 17:11b-19

May 25: Memorial Day Observed in the United States

May 31: Pentecost

Quotes

Speak up for those who cannot speak for themselves, defend the rights of those who have nothing. Speak up and judge fairly, and defend the rights of the poor and needy."

Proverbs 31:8-9

Fourth Sunday of Easter

Engaging Faith | Tue, Apr 28, 2009

Fourth Sunday of Easter

 
Fourth Sunday of Easter

May 3, 2009

Readings

Acts 4:8-12

1 John 3:1-2

John 10:11-18

Calendar

May 1: Feast of St. Joseph the Worker; International Workers' Day

May 3: World Press Freedom Day

May 3: World Day of Prayer for Vocations

May 5: Cinco de Mayo

May 8: World Red Cross Day

May 10, Mother's Day in the United States and many other nations as well

Quotes

Easter Sunday

Engaging Faith | Fri, Apr 17, 2009

Easter Sunday

 
Easter Sunday

April 12, 2009

Readings

    Acts 10:34a, 37-43

    Colossians 9 3:1-4  or  1 Corinthians 5:6b-8

    John 20:1-9 or Mark 16:1-7 or Luke 24:13-35

Calendar

April 15: Income Tax Day due in the United States

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