Archive for 'Mother Mary'

Mary and the Word of God

Luke 11: 27-28 Gal. 3:22-29 / Ps 105:2-7 ‘Blessed rather are those who hear the word of God and obey it!’ (Luke 11:28) We keep God’s Word to make us worthy To earn God’s kingdom, and nothing less. Let’s strive to be like Mother Mary, Who is our model of holiness. As Jesus was speaking, […]

The Visitation of Elizabeth

Luke 1:39-56 Rom 12: 9-16 / Isa 12:2-6 My soul proclaims the greatness of the Lord, my spirit rejoices in God my Savior! (Luke 1:46) The wonders of our Lord I’ve found, The proud and haughty are debased, The mighty He casts to the ground, The humble to high honor raised. At that time Mary […]

The Annunciation

Luke 1: 26-38 Is 7: 10-14; 8: 10 / Ps 40: 7-11 / Heb 10: 4-10 ‘I am the handmaid of the Lord. May it be done to me according to your word.’ Her virtues that we emulate Will shield us from all tribulation; Today let’s pause to meditate Her ‘Yes’ that led to our […]

Honoring Mary

Luke 2: 16-21 Num 6: 22-27/ Psa 67 / Gal 4:4-7 But Mary kept all these things, reflecting on them in her heart. (Luke 2:19) Lord, on this first day of the year, We honor Mary, our mother; May her example draw us near To You, our most loving Father. So they went in haste […]

The Canticle of Mary

Luke 1: 46-56 1 Sm 1: 24-28 / 1 Sm 2:1, 4-8 My soul proclaims the greatness of the Lord, my spirit rejoices in God my Savior! (Luke 1:46) My soul proclaims the Lord’s greatness, My lips exult with words of praise, He has shown me His great kindness, And led me to this life […]

The Joys of Mary and Elizabeth

Luke 1: 39-45 Sgs 2:8-14 / Psa 33 As soon as the sound of your greeting reached my ears, the baby in my womb leaped for joy. (Luke 1:44) In our service, should we feel weary, Just recall the joy of Mary: Though pregnant, she rode a donkey And endured the rocky journey. At that […]