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A Shower of Roses

By Jenna V

Join us every week for a discussion about the readings for the upcoming Sunday Mass in the Roman Catholic Church so that you can walk into Mass every Sunday feeling empowered and enlightened by the Word of God.
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May 8, 2022: 4th Sunday of Easter (Year C)

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May 29, 2022: 7th Sunday in Easter (Year C)
May 25, 202215:30
May 22, 2022: 6th Sunday of Easter (Year C)

May 22, 2022: 6th Sunday of Easter (Year C)

First Reading: Acts 15:1-2, 22-29

Second Reading: Rev 21:10-14, 22-23

Gospel: Jn 14:23-29

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May 18, 202215:04
May 15, 2022: 5th Sunday of Easter (Year C)

May 15, 2022: 5th Sunday of Easter (Year C)

First Reading: Acts 14:21-27

Second Reading: Revelation 21:1-5a

Gospel: John 13:31-33a, 34-35

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May 12, 202213:02
May 8, 2022: 4th Sunday of Easter (Year C)

May 8, 2022: 4th Sunday of Easter (Year C)

First Reading: Acts 13:14, 43-52

Second Reading: Revelation 7:9, 14b-17

Gospel: John 10:27-30

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May 04, 202216:49
May 1, 2022: 3rd Sunday of Easter (Year C)

May 1, 2022: 3rd Sunday of Easter (Year C)

First Reading: Acts 5:27-32, 40b-41

Second Reading: Revelation 5:11-14

Gospel: John 21:1-19

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Apr 29, 202218:18
April 17, 2022: Easter Sunday: The Resurrection of the Lord
Apr 12, 202232:31
April 3, 2022: 5th Sunday of Lent (Year C)

April 3, 2022: 5th Sunday of Lent (Year C)

First Reading: Isaiah 43:16-21

Second Reading: Philippians 3:8-14

Gospel: John 8:1-11

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Apr 01, 202219:40
March 27, 2022: 4th Sunday of Lent (Year C)

March 27, 2022: 4th Sunday of Lent (Year C)

First Reading: Joshua 5:9a, 10-12

Second Reading: 2 Corinthians 5:17-21

Gospel: Luke 15:1-3, 11-32

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Mar 23, 202221:49
March 20, 2022: 3rd Sunday of Lent (Year C)

March 20, 2022: 3rd Sunday of Lent (Year C)

First Reading: Exodus 3:1-8a, 13-15

Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 10:1-6, 10-12

Gospel: Luke 13:1-9

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Mar 15, 202219:03
March 13, 2022: 2nd Sunday of Lent (Year C)

March 13, 2022: 2nd Sunday of Lent (Year C)

First Reading: Genesis 15:5-12, 17-18

Second Reading: Philippians 3:17--4:1

Gospel: Luke 9:28b-36

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Mar 08, 202218:19
March 6, 2022: 1st Sunday of Lent (Year C)

March 6, 2022: 1st Sunday of Lent (Year C)

Featuring Jessica Minneci!

First Reading: Deuteronomy 26:4-10

Second Reading: Romans 10:8-13

Gospel: Luke 4:1-13

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Mar 01, 202233:49
February 20, 2022: 7th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

February 20, 2022: 7th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

First Reading: 1 Samuel 26:2, 7-9, 12-13, 22-23

Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 15:45-49

Gospel: Luke 7:27-38

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Feb 19, 202221:08
February 13, 2022: 6th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

February 13, 2022: 6th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

First Reading: Jeremiah 17:5-8

Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 15:12, 16-20

Gospel: Luke 6:17, 20-26

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Feb 08, 202215:46
February 6, 2022: 5th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

February 6, 2022: 5th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

First Reading: Isaiah 6:1-2a, 3-8

Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 15:1-11

Gospel: Luke 5:1-11

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Feb 04, 202219:21
January 30, 2022: 4th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

January 30, 2022: 4th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

First Reading: Jeremiah 1:4-5, 17-19

Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 12:31--13:13

Gospel: Luke 4:21-30

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Jan 26, 202221:13
January 23, 2022: 3rd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)
Jan 18, 202219:06
January 16, 2022: 2nd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)
Jan 11, 202219:17
November 21, 2021: The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe (Year B)

November 21, 2021: The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe (Year B)

First Reading: Daniel 7:13-14

Second Reading: Revelation 1:5-8

Gospel: John 18:33b-37

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Nov 16, 202115:01
November 14, 2021: 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)

November 14, 2021: 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)

First Reading: Daniel 12:1-3

Second Reading: Hebrews 10:11-14, 18

Gospel: Mark 13:24-32

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Nov 11, 202117:12
November 7, 2021: 32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time

November 7, 2021: 32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time

First Reading: 1 Kings 17:10-16

Second Reading: Hebrews 9:24-28

Gospel: Mark 12:38-44

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Nov 02, 202117:14
October 31, 2021: 31st Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)

October 31, 2021: 31st Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)

First Reading: Deuteronomy 6:2-6

Second Reading: Hebrews 7:23-28

Gospel: Mark 12:28b-34

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Oct 26, 202116:03
September 26, 2021: 26th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)

September 26, 2021: 26th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)

First Reading: Numbers 11:25-29

Second Reading: James 5:1-6

Gospel: Mark 9:38-43, 45, 47-48

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Sep 21, 202119:25
September 19, 2021: 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)

September 19, 2021: 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)

First Reading: Wisdom 2:12, 17-20

Second Reading: James 3:16--4:3

Gospel: Mark 9:30-37

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Sep 14, 202117:41
September 12, 2021: 24th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)

September 12, 2021: 24th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)

First Reading: Isaiah 50:5-9a

Second Reading: James 2:14-18

Gospel: Mark 8:27-35

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Sep 09, 202116:22
September 5, 2021: 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)

September 5, 2021: 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)

First Reading: Isaiah 35:4-7a

Second Reading: James 2:1-5

Gospel: Mark 7:31-37

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Sep 01, 202114:17
August 29, 2021: 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)

August 29, 2021: 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)

First Reading: Deuteronomy 4:1-2, 6-8

Second Reading: James 1:17-18, 21b-22, 27

Gospel: Mark 7:1-8, 14-15, 21-23

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Aug 24, 202118:11
August 22, 2021: 21st Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)

August 22, 2021: 21st Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)

First Reading: Joshua 24:1-2a, 15-17, 18b

Second Reading: Ephesians 5:21-32

Gospel: John 6:60-69

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Aug 17, 202123:05
August 15, 2021: Solemnity of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary (Year B)
Aug 10, 202115:34
August 8, 2021: 19th Sunday in OT (Year B)
Aug 03, 202137:45
August 1, 2021: 18th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)

August 1, 2021: 18th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)

First Reading: Exodus 16:2-4, 12-15

Second Reading: Ephesians 4:17, 20-24

Gospel: John 6:24-35

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Jul 27, 202115:43
July 25, 2021: 17th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)
Jul 20, 202137:49
July 18, 2021: 16th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)

July 18, 2021: 16th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)

First Reading: Jeremiah 23:1-6

Second Reading: Ephesians 2:13-18

Gospel: Mark 6:30-34

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Jul 13, 202118:37
July 11, 2021: 15th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)

July 11, 2021: 15th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)

Featuring the AMAZING Erin Kinsella of In the Thicket Podcast!  Check out Erin and her cohosts @inthethicketpodcast and inthethicketpodcast.com.

First Reading: Amos 7:12-15

Second Reading: Ephesians 1:3-14

Gospel: Mark 6:7-13

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Jul 06, 202145:18
July 4, 2021: 14th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)

July 4, 2021: 14th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)

First Reading: Ezekiel 2:2-5

Second Reading: 2 Corinthians 17:7-10

Gospel: Mark 6:1-6

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Jun 29, 202117:24
June 27, 2021: 13th Sunday in OT (Year B)

June 27, 2021: 13th Sunday in OT (Year B)

Featuring Marlene Amparan from The Stump of Jesse.  Check her amazing work out at thestumpofjesse.com and @thestumpofjesse.

First Reading: Wis 1:13-15; 2:23-24

Second Reading: 2 Corinthians 8:7, 9, 13-15

Gospel: Mark 5:21-43

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Jun 22, 202146:31
June 20, 2021: 12th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)

June 20, 2021: 12th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)

First Reading: Job 38:1, 8-11

Second Reading: 2 Corinthians 5:14-17

Gospel: Mark 4:35-41

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Jun 16, 202116:02
June 13, 2021: 11th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)

June 13, 2021: 11th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)

First Reading: Ezekiel 17:22-24

Second Reading: 2 Corinthians 5:6-10

Gospel: Mark 4:26-32

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Jun 08, 202115:34
June 6, 2021: The Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ (Year B)
Jun 01, 202120:53
May 30, 2021: The Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity (Year B)
May 25, 202134:30
May 23, 2021: Pentecost Sunday (Year B)

May 23, 2021: Pentecost Sunday (Year B)

Original audio from Pentecost 2019.

First Reading: Acts 2:1-11

Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 12:3b-7, 12-13

Gospel: John 20:19-23

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May 19, 202120:15
May 16, 2021: 7th Sunday of Easter (Year B)
May 11, 202142:12
May 9, 2021: 6th Sunday of Easter (Year B)

May 9, 2021: 6th Sunday of Easter (Year B)

First Reading: Acts 10:25-26, 34-35, 44-48

Second Reading: 1 John 4:7-10

Gospel: John 15:9-17

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May 05, 202119:43
May 2, 2021: 5th Sunday of Easter (Year B)
Apr 27, 202138:31
April 25, 2021: 4th Sunday of Easter (Year B)

April 25, 2021: 4th Sunday of Easter (Year B)

First Reading: Acts 4:8-12

Second Reading: 1 John 3:1-2

Gospel: John 10:11-18

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Apr 19, 202118:31
April 18, 2021: 3rd Sunday of Easter (Year B)
Apr 13, 202139:37
April 11, 2021: 2nd Sunday of Easter (Year B)

April 11, 2021: 2nd Sunday of Easter (Year B)

First Reading: Acts 4:32-35

Second Reading: 1 John 5:1-6

Gospel: John 2-:19-30

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Apr 10, 202118:18
April 4, 2021: Easter Sunday: The Resurrection of the Lord (Year B)
Mar 30, 202131:60
March 28, 2021: Palm Sunday (Year B)
Mar 23, 202120:38
March 21, 2021: 5th Sunday of Lent (Year B)
Mar 16, 202136:37
March 14, 2021: 4th Sunday in Lent (Year B)

March 14, 2021: 4th Sunday in Lent (Year B)

First Reading: 2 Chronicles 36:14-16, 19-23

Second Reading: Ephesians 2:4-10

Gospel: John 3:14-21

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Mar 09, 202120:55
March 7, 2021: 3rd Sunday of Lent (Year B)
Mar 02, 202141:08
February 28, 2021: 2nd Sunday of Lent (Year B)

February 28, 2021: 2nd Sunday of Lent (Year B)

First Reading: Genesis 22:1-2, 9a, 10-13, 15-18

Second Reading: Romans 8:31b-34

Gospel: Mark 9:2-10

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Feb 23, 202120:12
February 21, 2021: 1st Sunday of Lent (Year B)

February 21, 2021: 1st Sunday of Lent (Year B)

Featuring my favorite person, my husband Paul!

First Reading: Genesis 9:8-15

Second Reading: 1 Peter 3:18-22

Gospel: Mark 1:12-15

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Feb 16, 202135:28
February 14, 2021: 6th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)

February 14, 2021: 6th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)

First Reading: Leviticus 13:1-2, 44-46

Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 10:31-11:1

Gospel: Mark 1:40-45

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Feb 09, 202119:26
February 7, 2021: 5th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)

February 7, 2021: 5th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)

Featuring my AMAZING friend, Emmanuel Gonzalez.  Find him on Instagram @callmemannyyy and YouTube.

First Reading: Job 7:1-4, 6-7

Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 9:16-19, 22-23

Gospel: Mark 1:29-39

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Feb 02, 202154:11
January 31, 2021: Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)

January 31, 2021: Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)

First Reading: Deuteronomy 18:15-20

Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 7:32-35

Gospel: Mark 1:21-28

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Jan 26, 202119:42
January 24, 2021: 3rd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)
Jan 19, 202151:02
January 17, 2021: 2nd Sunday of Ordinary Time (Year B)

January 17, 2021: 2nd Sunday of Ordinary Time (Year B)

First Reading: 1 Samuel 3:3b-10, 19

Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 6:13c-15a, 17-20

Gospel: John 1:35-42

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Jan 12, 202120:08
January 10, 2021: The Baptism of the Lord (Year B)
Jan 05, 202133:15
January 3, 2021: The Epiphany of the Lord (Year B)
Dec 29, 202020:43
December 27, 2020: The Holy Family of Jesus, Mary, & Joseph (Year B)
Dec 22, 202024:37
December 20, 2020: 4th Sunday in Advent (Year B)
Dec 15, 202034:50
December 13, 2020: 3rd Sunday of Advent (Year B)

December 13, 2020: 3rd Sunday of Advent (Year B)

First Reading: Isaiah 61:1-2A, 10-11

Second Reading: 1 Thessalonians 5:16-24

Gospel: John 1:6-8, 19-28

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Dec 08, 202020:20
December 6, 2020: 2nd Sunday of Advent (Year B)

December 6, 2020: 2nd Sunday of Advent (Year B)

Featuring my good friend Rich Grillone (whose new Psalm is featured as this week's theme music!!!!).  Check him out on iTunes, Amazon, and Spotify, as well as at RichGrillone.com.

First Reading: Isaiah 40:1-5, 9-11

Second Reading: 2 Peter 3:8-14

Gospel: Mark 1:1-8

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Dec 02, 202040:44
November 29, 2020: 1st Sunday of Advent (Year B)
Nov 24, 202013:52
November 22, 2020: The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe (Year A)

November 22, 2020: The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe (Year A)

Featuring Lindy of Mamas in Spirit!  To learn more about Lindy and Mamas in Spirit, visit https://www.mamasinspirit.com/ and @mamasinspirit on Twitter and Instagram!

First Reading: Ezekiel 34:11-12, 15-17

Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 15:20-26, 28

Gospel: Matthew 25:31-46

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Nov 17, 202045:60
November 15, 2020: 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
Nov 10, 202023:14
November 8, 2020: 32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)

November 8, 2020: 32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)

Featuring the amazing Lisa Gormley of The Catholic Therapist!  Check her out on Instagram @thecatholictherapist as well as on her website https://thecatholictherapist.org.  Those in Ohio who would like to schedule with Lisa can contact her at LisaGormley.LPC@gmail.com.

First Reading: Wisdom 6:12-16

Second Reading: 1 Thessalonians 4: 13-18

Gospel: Matthew 25:1-13

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Nov 03, 202053:35
November 1, 2020: The Solemnity of All Saints
Oct 27, 202017:32
October 25, 2020: 30th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
Oct 20, 202055:41
October 18, 2020: 29th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
Oct 13, 202018:18
October 11, 2020: 28th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
Oct 06, 202042:50
October 4, 2020: 27th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
Sep 29, 202015:53
September 27, 2020: 26th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
Sep 22, 202040:55
September 20, 2020: 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
Sep 15, 202020:56
September 13, 2020: 24th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
Sep 08, 202059:25
September 6, 2020: 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
Sep 02, 202016:39
August 30, 2020: 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)

August 30, 2020: 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)

Featuring Karen Cruess of Two Hearts for Her.  You can check out more about Two Hearts for Her at www.twoheartsforher.com and on Instagram and Facebook @twoheartsforher.  You can also email Karen: Karen@twoheartsforher.com.  Be sure to check out the Heal, Equip, and Release podcast on Apple and Spotify!

First Reading: Jeremiah 20:7-9

Second Reading: Romans 12:1-2

Gospel: Matthew 16:21-27

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Aug 25, 202047:53
August 23, 2020: 21st Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
Aug 19, 202018:23
August 16, 2020: 20th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
Aug 11, 202049:41
August 9, 2020: 19th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
Aug 04, 202020:16
August 2, 2020: 18th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
Jul 28, 202022:46
July 26, 2020: 17th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
Jul 21, 202016:12
July 19, 2020: 16th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)

July 19, 2020: 16th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)

Featuring Rachel of the "To Grow Good" podcast.  You can check out more about the podcast and sign up for the email list at https://www.togrowgood.com/ and follow the show on Instagram @togrowgood.  Check it out!

First Reading: Wisdom 12:13, 16-19

Second Reading: Romans 8:26-27

Gospel: Matthew 13:24-43

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Jul 14, 202001:01:37
July 12, 2020: 15th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
Jul 07, 202023:42
July 5, 2020: 14th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
Jun 30, 202024:45
June 28, 2020: 13th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
Jun 23, 202022:21
June 21, 2020: 12th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
Jun 16, 202025:08
June 14, 2020: Solemnity of the Body and Blood of Christ (Year A)
Jun 09, 202029:11
June 7, 2020: The Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity (Year A)
Jun 02, 202030:56
May 31, 2020: Pentecost Sunday (Year A)
May 26, 202017:55
May 24, 2020: 7th Sunday of Easter (Year A)
May 19, 202018:39
May 17, 2020: 6th Sunday in Easter (Year A)
May 12, 202031:42
May 10, 2020: 5th Sunday of Easter (Year A)
May 05, 202019:55
May 3, 2020: 4th Sunday of Easter (Year A)
Apr 28, 202035:33
April 26, 2020: 3rd Sunday of Easter (Year A)
Apr 21, 202021:03
April 19, 2020: 2nd Sunday of Easter (Divine Mercy Sunday) (Year A)

April 19, 2020: 2nd Sunday of Easter (Divine Mercy Sunday) (Year A)

Featuring my beautiful and amazing friend, Lisa!

First Reading: Acts 2:42-47
Second Reading: 1 Peter 1:3-9
Gospel: John 20:19-31

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Apr 14, 202020:50
April 12, 2020: Easter Sunday: The Resurrection of the Lord (Year A)
Apr 07, 202018:33
April 5, 2020: Palm Sunday of the Lord's Passion (Year A)

April 5, 2020: Palm Sunday of the Lord's Passion (Year A)

Featuring my INCREDIBLE guests, Marcia and Shannon of the Plaid Skirts and Basic Black Podcast! I'm fangirling! Be sure to check them out on Instagram and Twitter @psbbpodcast and join their Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1468913059899424/.  You can follow Marcia @stylishlycia on Instagram and Twitter and Shannon @teamquarterblack on Instagram or via email: shannonwschmidt@gmail.com.

Gospel at the Procession with Palms: Matthew 21:1-11

First Reading: Isaiah 50:4-7

Second Reading: Philippians 2:6-11

Gospel: Matthew 26:14--27:66

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Mar 31, 202041:46
March 29, 2020: 5th Sunday of Lent (Year A)

March 29, 2020: 5th Sunday of Lent (Year A)

First Reading: Ezekiel 37:12-14

Second Reading: Romans 8:8-11

Gospel: John 11:1-45

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Mar 25, 202022:46
March 22, 2020: 4th Sunday of Lent

March 22, 2020: 4th Sunday of Lent

Featuring my amazing guest, Lauren Gentry! You can connect with her on instagram @lauren.m.gentry and at www.laurengentry.com!

First Reading: 1 Samuel 16: 1B, 6-7, 10-13A

Second Reading: Ephesians 5:8-14

Gospel: John 9:1-41

Mar 17, 202037:20
March 15, 2020: 3rd Sunday of Lent
Mar 11, 202024:55
March 8, 2020: 2nd Sunday of Lent

March 8, 2020: 2nd Sunday of Lent

Featuring my amazing guest, Lauren from The Blessed Buzz! Check her out on instagram @theblessedbuzz and at https://theblessedbuzz.wordpress.com/.

First Reading: Genesis 12:1-4A
Second Reading: 2 Timothy 1:8B-10
Gospel: Matthew 17:1-9

Lauren also mentioned the book You're the Girl for the Job by Jess Connolly.

Mar 03, 202033:43
March 1, 2020: 1st Sunday of Lent (Year A)

March 1, 2020: 1st Sunday of Lent (Year A)

First Reading: Genesis 2:7-19; 3:1-7

Second Reading: Romans 5:12-19

Gospel: Matthew 4:1-11

Feb 25, 202023:38
February 23, 2020: 7th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)

February 23, 2020: 7th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)

Featuring my amazing fiance, Paul!

First Reading: Leviticus 19:1-2, 17-18

Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 3:16-23

Gospel: Matthew 5:38-48

The book Paul mentioned is called Peter: Keys to Following Jesus by Tim Gray

Feb 18, 202034:18
February 16, 2020: 6th Sunday in Ordinary Time
Feb 11, 202034:00
February 9, 2020: 5th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
Feb 04, 202024:03
February 2, 2020: Feast of the Presentation of the Lord (Year A)

February 2, 2020: Feast of the Presentation of the Lord (Year A)

First Reading: Malachi 3:1-4
Second Reading: Hebrews 2:14-18
Gospel: Luke 2:22-40

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Jan 28, 202019:31
January 26, 2020: 3rd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)

January 26, 2020: 3rd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)

Featuring my friend, Maegan! You can follow her @maeganonmission on Instagram and Facebook!  Her content is wonderful.

First Reading: Isaiah 8:23--9:3
Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 1:10-13, 17
Gospel: Matthew 4:12-23

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Jan 21, 202029:33
January 19, 2020: 2nd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)

January 19, 2020: 2nd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)

First Reading: Isaiah 49:3, 5-6
Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 1:1-3
Gospel: John 1:29-34

Jan 14, 202013:52
January 12, 2020: Feast of the Baptism of the Lord (Year A)

January 12, 2020: Feast of the Baptism of the Lord (Year A)

Featuring my wonderful friend Heather from Peak Encounter Ministries!  You can find out more about Peak Encounter at https://peakencounter.org/ and on Instagram @peakencounter.  Go check it out!

First Reading: Isaiah 42:1-4, 6-7
Second Reading: Acts 10:34-38
Gospel: Matthew 3:13-17

Some other things that we referenced in this episode:

The movie The Way Spiritual Direction: https://spiritualdirection.com/ Cursillo Retreats: https://www.natl-cursillo.org/ Dr. Edward Sri: https://edwardsri.com/ Sarah Christmyer: https://comeintotheword.com/
Jan 07, 202033:46
January 5, 2020: The Epiphany of the Lord (Year A)

January 5, 2020: The Epiphany of the Lord (Year A)

First Reading: Isaiah 60:1-6
Second Reading: Ephesians 3:2-3A, 5-6
Gospel: Matthew 2:1-12

Dec 31, 201919:15
December 29, 2019: The Holy Family of Jesus, Mary, and Joseph (Year A)

December 29, 2019: The Holy Family of Jesus, Mary, and Joseph (Year A)

Featuring my FABULOUS friends, Christina and Ashlyn, the hostesses of the A Place Within Podcast!

First Reading: Sirach 3:2-6, 12-14

Second Reading: Colossians 3:12-21

Gospel: Matthew 2:13-15, 19-23

You can find more of the A Place Within ladies over on Instagram @apwpodcast as well as on Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/a-place-within/id1445513913 

Dec 25, 201942:45
December 22, 2019: 4th Sunday of Advent (Year A)

December 22, 2019: 4th Sunday of Advent (Year A)

First Reading: Isaiah 7:10-14

Second Reading: Romans 1:1-7

Gospel: Matthew 1:18-24

Dec 18, 201919:25
December 15, 2019: 3rd Sunday of Advent (Year A)

December 15, 2019: 3rd Sunday of Advent (Year A)

Featuring my amazing friend, Valerie!

First Reading: Isaiah 35:1-6A, 10

Second Reading: James 5:7-10

Gospel: Matthew 11:2-11

Dec 11, 201926:15
December 8, 2019: 2nd Sunday of Advent (Year A)

December 8, 2019: 2nd Sunday of Advent (Year A)

First Reading: Isaiah 11:1-10

Second Reading: Romans 15:4-9

Gospel: Matthew 3:1-12

Dec 04, 201921:33
December 1, 2019: 1st Sunday of Advent (Year A)

December 1, 2019: 1st Sunday of Advent (Year A)

Featuring my amazing sister in Christ, Denise!

First Reading: Isaiah 2:1-5

Second Reading: Romans 13:11-14

Gospel: Matthew 24:37-44

Nov 27, 201920:07
November 24, 2019: The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe (Year C)

November 24, 2019: The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe (Year C)

First Reading: 2 Samuel 5:1-3

Second Reading: Colossians 1:12-20

Gospel: Luke 23:35-43

Nov 20, 201916:16
November 17, 2019: 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

November 17, 2019: 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

Featuring my fiance, Paul!

First Reading: Malachi 3:19-20A

Second Reading: 2 Thessalonians 3:7-12

Gospel: Luke 21:5-19

All readings and footnotes from usccb.org.

Things we reference in this episode:

The Sacraments: Discovering the Treasures of Divine Life by Fr. Matthew Kauth "The struggle is a sign of holiness. A saint is a sinner who keeps trying." -St. Josemaria Escriva
Nov 13, 201931:15
November 10, 2019: 32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

November 10, 2019: 32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

First Reading: 2 Maccabees 7:1-2, 9-14

Second Reading: 2 Thessalonians 2:16--3:5

Gospel: Luke 20:27-38

All readings and footnotes from www.usccb.org.

Nov 06, 201922:04
November 3, 2019: 31st Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

November 3, 2019: 31st Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

Featuring my amazing friend, Tammi!

First Reading: Wisdom 11:22--12:2

Second Reading: 2 Thessalonians 1:11--2:2

Gospel: Luke 19:1-10

All readings from http://usccb.org/bible/readings/110319.cfm

You can find Tammi at: @chasingtimeanddrinkingwine on Instagram, https://www.facebook.com/chasingtimeandddrinkingwine/, and https://chasingtimeanddrinkingwine.com/

Other things we reference in this episode:

The movie Therese, based on St. Therese's life. The book The Power of Silence by Cardinal Robert Sarah The book The Interior Castle by St. Teresa of Avila
Oct 30, 201945:45
October 27, 2019: 30th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)
Oct 23, 201916:36
October 20, 2019: 29th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)
Oct 16, 201922:37
October 13, 2019: 28th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)
Oct 09, 201918:39
October 6, 2019: 27th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

October 6, 2019: 27th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

Featuring my lovely friend, Joanna!

First Reading: Habakkuk 1:2-3; 2:2-4

Second Reading: 2 Timothy 1:6-8, 13-14

Gospel: Luke 17:5-10

All readings and footnotes from usccb.org.

Oct 02, 201921:45
September 29, 2019: 26th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)
Sep 25, 201921:14
September 22, 2019: 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

September 22, 2019: 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

First Reading: Amos 8:4-7

Second Reading: 1 Timothy 2:1-8

Gospel: Luke 16:1-13

All footnotes and readings from usccb.org

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Sep 18, 201916:12
September 15, 2019: 24th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

September 15, 2019: 24th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

First Reading: Exodus 32:7-11; 13-14

Second Reading: 1 Timothy 1:12-17

Gospel: Luke 15:1-32

All readings and footnotes from USCCB.org.

Sep 11, 201923:45
September 8, 2019: 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

September 8, 2019: 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

Featuring my FIANCE, Paul!!!

First Reading: Wisdom 9:13-18B

Second Reading: Philemon 9-10, 12-17

Gospel: Luke 14:25-33

All readings and footnotes from usccb.org.

Sep 04, 201935:59
September 1, 2019: 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)
Aug 28, 201915:40
August 25, 2019: 21st Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

August 25, 2019: 21st Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

Featuring my wonderful friend, Claire!

First Reading: Isaiah 66:18-21

Second Reading: Hebrews 12:5-7, 11-13

Gospel: Luke 12:22-30

All readings and footnotes from usccb.org

Aug 21, 201920:32
August 18, 2019: 20th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

August 18, 2019: 20th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

Featuring my AMAZING friend, Shannon!  Her website: https://letters2myfriends.com/ Her Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/shannndonnelly/

First Reading: Jeremiah 38: 4-6, 8-10

Second Reading: Hebrews 12:1-4

Gospel: Luke 12:49-53

All readings and footnotes from usccb.org

Aug 14, 201923:04
August 11, 2019: 19th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

August 11, 2019: 19th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

First Reading: Wisdom 18:6-9

Second Reading: Hebrews 11:1-2, 8-19

Gospel: Luke 12:32-48

For context: Read Genesis 12-13, 16, 21, 22; Exodus 12-13; Deuteronomy 34

All readings and footnotes from usccb.org

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Aug 07, 201923:51
August 4, 2019: 18th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

August 4, 2019: 18th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

First Reading: Ecclesiastes 1:1-2; 2:21-23

Second Reading: Colossians 3:1-5, 9-11

Gospel: Luke 12:13-21

All readings and footnotes from USCCB.

Aug 02, 201912:44
July 28, 2019: 17th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

July 28, 2019: 17th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

First Reading: Genesis 18:20-32

Second Reading: Colossians 2:12-14

Gospel: Luke 11:1-13

All readings and footnotes found on USCCB.org.

Jul 24, 201919:24
July 21, 2019: 16th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

July 21, 2019: 16th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

Featuring my amazing friend Sarah (who was in a coffee shop while we were recording, so enjoy the awesome soundtrack in the background).

First Reading: Genesis 18:1-10A

Second Reading: Colossians 1:24-28

Gospel: Luke 10:38-42

All readings and footnotes taken from USCCB.

Jul 17, 201923:47
July 14, 2019: 15th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

July 14, 2019: 15th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

Featuring my amazing faithful friend, Meghan!

First Reading: Deuteronomy 30:10-14

Second Reading: Colossians 1:15-20

Gospel: Luke 10:25-37

All readings and footnotes taken from USCCB.

Jul 10, 201923:11
July 7, 2019: 14th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

July 7, 2019: 14th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

First Reading: Isaiah 66:10-14C

Second Reading: Galatians 6:14-18

Gospel: Luke 10:1-12, 17-20

All footnotes and readings from USCCB

Jul 04, 201917:30
June 30, 2019: 13th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

June 30, 2019: 13th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)

Special Guest: My amazing friend Valerie!

First Reading: 1 Kings 19: 16B, 19-21

Second Reading: Galatians 5:1, 13-18

Gospel: Luke 9:51-62

Jun 26, 201942:15
June 23, 2019: The Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ (Year C)

June 23, 2019: The Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ (Year C)

First Reading: Genesis 14:18-20

Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 11:23-26

Sequence: St. Thomas Aquinas, Sequence Lauda Sion

Gospel: Luke 9:11B-17

Jun 19, 201918:01
June 16, 2019: The Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity (Year C)

June 16, 2019: The Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity (Year C)

First Reading: Proverbs 8:22-31

Second Reading: Romans 5:1-5

Gospel: John 16:12-15

Jun 12, 201911:37
June 9, 2019: Pentecost Sunday (Year C)

June 9, 2019: Pentecost Sunday (Year C)

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Jun 05, 201915:21
PILOT: Welcome to A Shower of Roses

PILOT: Welcome to A Shower of Roses

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May 30, 201903:50