Third Sunday

May 5, 2019

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

Responsorial Psalm
Psalm 30:2, 4-6, 11-13

Second Reading
Revelation 5:11-14

John 21:1-19
Universal Prayer
We pray in communion with the Church for the monthly intention of Pope Francis: that the Church in Africa, through the commitment of its members, may be the seed of unity among her peoples and a sign of hope for this continent. read more...

Pope Francis' Monthly Intention
However bleak the situation may get in Africa, the Church firmly believes that she can be a sign of hope in the darkness, uniting together all those of good will to work together for the greater good of humanity. read more...
Fire of Love: Scott Hahn Reflects on the Sunday Readings – There are two places in Scripture where the curious detail of a “charcoal fire” is mentioned. One is in today’s Gospel, where the Apostles return from fishing to find bread and fish warming on the fire. The other is in the scene in the High Priest’s courtyard on Holy Thursday, where Peter and some guards and slaves warm themselves while Jesus is being interrogated inside. Click here to listen to the full 3 minute reflection.

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