Second Sunday of Lent
March 17, 2019
" While he was praying his face changed in appearance 
and his clothing became dazzling white. ." – Luke 9:29 
Readings
Second Sunday of Lent

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

Responsorial Psalm
Psalm 27:1, 7-9, 13-14

Second Reading
Philippians 3:17–4:4:1

Gospel
Luke 9:28b-36
Singing Our Faith
Mountaintops hold a significant place in the scriptures. In Sunday’s gospel, Jesus takes the disciples to the mountaintop where he will be transfigured, which we sing about in the hymn "How Good, Lord, To Be Here." read more...

Universal Prayer
We pray for our parish community: that, through living lives of discipleship, we—like the Transfigured Christ— will be visible signs of the glory and splendor of God. read more...
The Glory in Sight: Scott Hahn Reflects on the Sunday Readings
By His death and resurrection, Jesus will lead a new Exodus—liberating not only Israel but every race and people; not from bondage to Pharaoh, but from slavery to sin and death. He will lead all mankind, not to the territory promised to Abraham in today’s First Reading, but to the heavenly commonwealth that Paul describes in today’s Epistle.  read more...
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