17th Sunday
Ordinary Time

 July 28, 2019

"Lord, teach us to pray
just as John taught his disciples."


First Reading
Genesis 18:20-32

Responsorial Psalm
Psalm 138:1-3, 6-8

Second Reading
Colossians 2:12-14

Luke 11:1-13
Universal Prayer
We pray for our parish community: that we may witness to God’s mercy by offering forgiveness to one another and by seeking forgiveness from others. read more.. .

Singing Our Faith
Sunday’s readings speak of prayer and relationship, causing us to examine our relationships with God and with one another. The opening hymn immerses us in this mystery of prayer and relationship. read more...
Asked and Answered: Scott Hahn Reflects on the Sunday Readings – Though we be “but dust and ashes,” we can presume to draw near and speak boldly to our Lord, as Abraham dares in this week’s First Reading.

"Lord, teach us how to pray..." In Sunday's Gospel, Jesus teaches the disciples what we know as "The Lord's Prayer." As our Sunday readings examine prayer and relationship with God, it would benefit each of us to review and reflect on our Church's teachings on prayer. read more...
Resources for Spiritual Growth

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