Lectio Divina July 12 2024

A reading from the holy Gospel according to Mark 6:7-13 Jesus summoned the Twelve and began to send them out in pairs giving them authority over the unclean spirits.  And he instructed them to take nothing for the journey except a staff – no bread, no haversack,...

Lectio Divina July 5 2024

A reading from the holy Gospel according to Mark 6:1-6 Jesus went to his home town and his disciples accompanied him.  With the coming of the sabbath he began teaching in the synagogue and most of them were astonished when they heard him. They said, ‘Where did...

Lectio Divina 28 June 2024

Mark 5:21-43 Little girl, I tell you to get up When Jesus had crossed in the boat to the other side, a large crowd gathered round him and he stayed by the lakeside. Then one of the synagogue officials came up, Jairus by name, and seeing him, fell at his feet and...

Lectio Divina 21 June 2024

A reading from the holy Gospel according to Mark 4:35-41 With the coming of evening, Jesus said to his disciples, ‘Let us cross over to the other side.’ And leaving the crowd behind they took him, just as he was, in the boat; and there were other boats...

Lectio Divina 14 June 2024

A reading from the holy Gospel according to Mark 4:26-34 Jesus said to the crowd, ‘This is what the kingdom of God is like. A man throws seed on the land. Night and day, while he sleeps, when he is awake, the seed is sprouting and growing; how, he does not know....

Lectio Divina 7 June 2024

A reading from the holy Gospel according to Mark 3:20-35 Jesus went home, and such a crowd collected that they could not even have a meal.  When his relatives heard this, they set out to take charge of him, convinced he was out of his mind. The scribes who had come...