Bible Diary

Bible Diary for October 17th – 23rd

October 14, 2021
National Shrine of St. Jude Bible Diary

SundayOctober 17th 29th Sunday in Ordinary TimeSt. Ignatius of Antioch 1st Reading: Is 53:10-11:Yet it was the will of Yahweh to crush him with grief. When he makes himself an offering for sin, he will have a long life and see his descendants. Through him the will of Yahweh is done. For the anguish he…

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Bible Diary for October 10th – 16th

October 7, 2021
National Shrine of St. Jude Bible Diary

SundayOctober 10th 28th Sunday in Ordinary Time 1st Reading: Wis 7:7-11:I prayed and understanding was given to me; I asked earnestly and the spirit of Wisdom came to me. I preferred her to scepters and thrones and I considered wealth as nothing compared with her. I preferred her to any jewel of inestimable value, since…

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Bible Diary for October 3rd – 9th

September 30, 2021
National Shrine of St. Jude Bible Diary

SundayOctober 3rd 27th Sunday in Ordinary Time 1st Reading: Gen 2:18-24:Yahweh God said, “It is not good for Man to be alone; I will give him a helper who will be like him.” Then Yahweh God formed from the earth all the beasts of the field and all the birds of the air and brought…

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Bible Diary for September 26th – October 2nd

September 23, 2021
National Shrine of St. Jude Bible Diary

SundaySeptember 26th 26th Sunday in Ordinary TimeSts. Cosmas and Damian 1st Reading: Num 11:25-29:Yahweh came down in the cloud and spoke to him. He took some of the spirit that was upon him and put it on the seventy elders. Now when the spirit rested upon them, they prophesied. But this they did not do…

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Bible Diary for September 19th – 25th

September 16, 2021
National Shrine of St. Jude Bible Diary

SundaySeptember 19th 25th Sunday in Ordinary TimeSt. Januarius 1st Reading: Wis 2:12, 17-20:Let us set a trap for the righteous, for he annoys us and opposes our way of life; he reproaches us for our breaches of the Law and accuses us of being false to our upbringing. Let us see the truth of what…

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Bible Diary for September 12th – 18th

September 9, 2021
National Shrine of St. Jude Bible Diary

SundaySeptember 12th 24th Sunday in Ordinary TimeMost Holy Name of the Blessed Virgin Mary 1st Reading: Is 50:5-9a:The Lord Yahweh has opened my ear. I have not rebelled, nor have I withdrawn. I offered my back to those who strike me, my cheeks to those who pulled my beard; neither did I shield my face…

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Bible Diary for September 5th – 11th

September 2, 2021
National Shrine of St. Jude Bible Diary

SundaySeptember 5th 23rd Sunday in Ordinary TimeSt. Mother Teresa of Calcutta 1st Reading: Is 35:4-7a:Say to those who are afraid: “Have courage, do not fear. See, your God comes, demanding justice. He is the God who rewards, the God who comes to save you.” Then will the eyes of the blind be opened and the…

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Bible Diary for August 29th – September 4th

August 26, 2021
National Shrine of St. Jude Bible Diary

SundayAugust 29th 22nd Sunday in Ordinary TimeBeheading of St. John the Baptist 1st Reading: Dt 4:1-2, 6-8:And now, Israel, listen to the norms and laws which I teach that you may put them into practice. And you will live and enter and take possession of the land which Yahweh, the God of your fathers, gives…

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Bible Diary for August 22nd – 28th

August 19, 2021
National Shrine of St. Jude Bible Diary

SundayAugust 22nd 21st Sunday in Ordinary TimeQueenship of Mary 1st Reading: Jos 24:1-2a, 15-17, 18b:Joshua summoned all the tribes of Israel in Shechem, and assembled the elders, leaders, judges and secretaries. And together they presented themselves before God. Addressing the people, Joshua said to them: Yahweh, the God of Israel, commands me to say to…

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Bible Diary for August 15th – 21st

August 12, 2021
National Shrine of St. Jude Bible Diary

SundayAugust 15th 20th Week in Ordinary TimeAssumption of Blessed Mary the Virgin 1st Reading: Rev 11:19a; 12:1-6a, 10ab:Then the Sanctuary of God in the heavens was opened, and the Ark of the Covenant of God could be seen inside the Sanctuary. A great sign appeared in heaven: a woman, clothed with the sun, with the…

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