26th Sunday in Ordinary Time

September 30, 2018
Readings
26th Sunday in Ordinary Time

First Reading
Numbers 11:25-29

Responsorial Psalm
Psalm 19:8, 10, 12-14

Second Reading
James 5:1-6

Gospel
Mark 9:38-43, 45, 47-48
Singing Our Faith
Like Jesus in this Sunday's gospel, the hymn "God Whose Purpose is to Kindle" uses strong language to inspire our discipleship.   read more...

Universal Prayer
Putting fun and fundraising into context: We pray that, through our Christian hospitality and fellowship, our parish Oktoberfest will serve as a vehicle for evangelization; and that, through our profits, we will continue to build the Kingdom of God in our community. read more...

Synod on Young People 2018
The first petition of the Universal Prayer is for those who will participate in the upcoming synod which will focus on the faith and vocational discernment of young people. read more...
To Belong to Christ: Scott Hahn Reflects on the Sunday Readings
Today’s Gospel begins with a scene that recalls a similar moment in the history of Israel, the episode recalled in today’s First Reading. The seventy elders who receive God’s Spirit through Moses prefigure the ministry of the apostles. read more...
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