Archive for 'Mother 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 […]

A Mary Christmas

Luke 1: 26-38 Isa 7: 10-14 / Psa 24 I am the handmaid of the Lord. May it be done to me according to your word. (Luke 1:38) As Mary had set the example In serving God with total trust, Let faith be our guiding principle Then God will surely be with us. In the […]

The Mystery of the Immaculate Conception

Luke 1: 26-38 Gn 3: 9-15, 20 / Ps 98: 1-4 Eph 1: 3-6, 11-12 Rejoice, full of grace, the Lord is with you. (Luke 1:28) Mary’s Immaculate Conception God designed for man’s salvation. To give flesh to His great compassion, God became part of His creation. In the sixth month of Elizabeth’s pregnancy, God […]