Bible Diary

Bible Diary for August 16th – 22nd

August 13, 2020
National Shrine of St. Jude Bible Diary

SundayAugust 16th 20th Sunday in Ordinary TimeSt. Stephen of Hungary 1st Reading: Is 56:1, 6–7:This is what Yahweh says: Maintain what is and do what is just, for my salvation is close at hand, my justice is soon to come. Yahweh says to the foreigners who join him, serving him and loving his name, keeping…

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Bible Diary for August 9th – 15th

August 6, 2020
National Shrine of St. Jude Bible Diary

SundayAugust 9th 19th Sunday in Ordinary TimeSt. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross 1st Reading: 1 K 19:9a, 11–13a:On reaching the place, he came to the cave and stayed in it. Then the word of Yahweh came to him, “What are you doing here, Elijah?” Then Yahweh said, “Go up and stand on the mount, waiting…

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Bible Diary for August 2nd – 8th

July 30, 2020
National Shrine of St. Jude Bible Diary

August 2ndSunday 18th Sunday in Ordinary TimeSt. Eusebius of VercelliSt. Peter Julian Eymard 1st Reading: Is 55:1–3:Come here, all you who are thirsty, come to the water! All who have no money, come! Yes, without money and at no cost, buy and drink wine and milk. Why spend money on what is not food and…

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Bible Diary for July 26th – August 1st

July 23, 2020
National Shrine of St. Jude Bible Diary

SundayJuly 26th 17th Sunday in Ordinary TimeSt. JoachimSt. Anne 1st Reading: 1 K 3:5, 7–12:It was in Gibeon, during the night, that Yahweh appeared to Solomon in a dream and said, “Ask what you want me to give you.” “And now, O Yahweh my God, you have made your servant king in place of David…

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Bible Diary for July 19th – 25th

July 16, 2020
National Shrine of St. Jude Bible Diary

SundayJuly 19th 16th Sunday in Ordinary Time 1st Reading: Wis 12:13,16–19:For there is no other god besides you, one who cares for everyone, who could ask you to justify your judgments; your strength is the source of your justice and because you are the Lord of all, you can be merciful to everyone. To those…

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Bible Diary for July 12th – 18th

July 9, 2020
National Shrine of St. Jude Bible Diary

SundayJuly 12th 15th Sunday in Ordinary Time 1st Reading: Is 55:10–11:As the rain and the snow come down from the heavens and do not return till they have watered the earth, making it yield seed for the sower and food for others to eat, so is my word that goes forth out of my mouth:…

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Bible Diary for July 5th – 11th

July 2, 2020
National Shrine of St. Jude Bible Diary

SundayJuly 5th 14th Sunday in Ordinary TimeSt. Anthony Zaccaria 1st Reading: Zec 9:9–10:Rejoice greatly, daughter of Zion! Shout for joy, daughter of Jerusalem! For your king is coming, just and victorious, humble and riding on a donkey, on a colt, the foal of a donkey. No more chariots in Ephraim, no more horses in Jerusalem,…

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Bible Diary for June 28th – July 4th

June 25, 2020
National Shrine of St. Jude Bible Diary

SundayJune 28th 13th Sunday of Ordinary TimeSt. Irenaeus of Lyons 1st Reading: 2 Kgs 4:8-11, 14-16a:One day Elisha went to Shunem, and a rich woman invited him to eat. Afterward, whenever he went to that town, he would go to her house to eat. The woman said to her husband, “See, this man who constantly…

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Bible Diary for June 21st – 27th

June 18, 2020
National Shrine of St. Jude Bible Diary

SundayJune 21st St. Aloysius Gonzaga 1st Reading: Jer 20:10-13:I hear many people whispering, “Terror is all around! Denounce him! Yes, denounce him!” All my friends watch me to see if I will slip: “Perhaps he can be deceived,” they say; “then we can get the better of him and have our revenge.” But Yahweh, a…

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Bible Diary for June 14th – 20th

June 11, 2020
National Shrine of St. Jude Bible Diary

SundayJune 14th Solemnity of the Body and Blood of Christ 1st Reading: Dt 8:2–3,14b–16a:Remember how Yahweh, your God, brought you through the desert for forty years. He humbled you, to test you and know what was in your heart, whether you would keep his commandments or not. He made you experience want, he made you…

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