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Let Us Bless The Lord - A weekly study of the Catholic Church's Sunday Sacred Liturgy. I hope that families and friends will benefit from this as a prayerful way to prepare and actively participate in the holy sacrifice of the Mass.

Third Sunday of Advent – C

“I am baptizing you with water, but one mightier than I is coming.’  “He will baptize you with the Holy Spirit and fire.’ PRAYER FOR THE WEEK Advent Prayer Father in heaven, the day draws near when the glory of … Continue reading

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Second Sunday of Advent   “Prepare the way of the Lord, make straight his paths.’ PRAYER OF THE WEEK Prayer for a Happy Death O God, great and omnipotent judge of the living and the dead, we are to appear before … Continue reading

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First Sunday of Advent – C

“Be vigilant at all times and pray that you have the strength to escape the tribulations that are imminent and to stand before the Son of Man.” PRAYER OF THE WEEK Advent Prayer Father, in the wilderness of the Jordan … Continue reading

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The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ King of the Universe – B

          “For this I was born and for this I came into the world, to testify to the truth. Everyone who belongs to the truth listens to my voice.” OPENING PRAYER Prayer to Christ the King … Continue reading

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Thirty-Third Sunday in Ordinary Time – B

Amen, I say to you, this generation will not pass away until all these things have taken place.  Heaven and earth will pass away, but my words will not pass away. OPENING PRAYER Prayer for Renewal Glory to you, O … Continue reading

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Thirty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time – B

“Amen, I say to you, this poor widow put in more than all the other contributors to the treasury.” PRAYER OF THE WEEK Prayer for Trust O Christ Jesus, when all is darkness and we feel our weakness and helplessness, … Continue reading

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Thirty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time – B

And when Jesus saw that he answered with understanding, he said to him,  “You are not far from the kingdom of God.” PRAYER OF THE WEEK Act of Love O My God, I love you above all things, with my … Continue reading

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Thirtieth Sunday in Ordinary Time – B

“Jesus, son of David, have pity on me.” PRAYER OF THE WEEK Prayer to Discover and Follow my Vocation My Lord and my God, you are Love itself, and the source of all love and goodness. Out of love you … Continue reading

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Twenty-Ninth Sunday in Ordinary Time – B

  “Rather, whoever wishes to be great among you will be your servant; whoever wishes to be first among you will be the slave of all.” PRAYER OF THE WEEK Supplication of Christ in Agony (Ps 143: 1-10) Hear my … Continue reading

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Twenty-eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time – B

“You are lacking in one thing.  Go, sell what you have, and give to the poor and you will have treasure in heaven; then come, follow me.” PRAYER OF THE WEEK Prayer for the Gift of Wisdom Great is the … Continue reading

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Twenty-Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time – B

“Let the children come to me; do not prevent them, for the kingdom of God belongs to such as these.” PRAYER OF THE WEEK A Marriage Blessing Prayer We thank you, O God, for the Love You have implanted in … Continue reading

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Twenty-Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time – B

“Teacher, we saw someone driving out demons in your name, and we tried to prevent him because he does not follow us.  “Jesus replied, “Do not prevent him.  There is no one who performs a mighty deed in my name … Continue reading

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