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Let Us Bless The Lord - A weekly study of the Roman 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.

First Sunday of Advent – A

“For you do not know on which day your Lord will come.  Be sure of this: If the master of the house had known the hour of night when the thief was coming, he would have stayed awake and not … Continue reading

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The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe

“Jesus, remember me when you come into your kingdom.”  He replied to him,”Amen, I say to you, today you will be with me in Paradise.” OPENING PRAYER Daily Renewal of Our Pledge of Love and Loyalty to Christ, Our King … Continue reading

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Thirty-Third Sunday in Ordinary Time

“They can no longer die, for they are like angels; and they are the children of God because they are the ones who will rise.” OPENING PRAYER Prayer for Trust in Jesus St. Ignatius of Loyola O Christ Jesus, when … Continue reading

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Thirty-Second Sunday in Ordinary Time

“They can no longer die, for they are like angels; and they are the children of God because they are the ones who will rise.” OPENING PRAYER Prayer for Trust in Jesus St. Ignatius of Loyola O Christ Jesus, when … Continue reading

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Thirty-First Sunday in Ordinary Time

‘He is One and there is no other than he.’  And ‘to love him with all your heart, with all your understanding, with all your strength, and to love your neighbor as yourself’ PRAYER OF THE WEEK Act of Love … Continue reading

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Solemnity of All Saints

‘Blessed are you when they insult you and persecute you and utter every kind of evil against you falsely because of me.  Rejoice and be glad, for your reward will be great in heaven.” PRAYER FOR THE WEEK In Praise … Continue reading

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Thirtieth Sunday in Ordinary Time

‘for whoever exalts himself will be humbled, and the one who humbles himself will be exalted.” OPENING PRAYER Humility Prayer – For A Change In Me Dear Lord, I am coming to realize how dangerous pride is in the life … Continue reading

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Twenty – Ninth Sunday in Ordinary Time

  Jesus told his disciples a parable about the necessity for them to pray always without becoming weary. OPENING PRAYER Prayer of St. Michael From The Liturgy of St. James O most glorious Prince, Michael the Archangel, be mindful of … Continue reading

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Twenty-Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time

‘Has none but this foreigner returned to give thanks to God?” OPENING PRAYER Prayer for God’s Guidance Father in Heaven, You made me Your child and called me to walk in the Light of Christ. Free me from darkness and … Continue reading

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Twenty-Seventh Sunday in Ordinary Time

“If you have faith the size of a mustard seed, you would say to this mulberry tree, ‘Be uprooted and planted in the sea,’ and it would obey you. OPENING PRAYER Prayer for Respect of Life Heavenly Father, the beauty … Continue reading

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Twenty-Sixth Sunday in Ordinary Time – C

  ‘My child, remember that you received what was good during your lifetime while Lazarus likewise received what was bad; but now he is comforted here, whereas you are tormented. OPENING PRAYER Prayer for the Poor Who is Jesus to … Continue reading

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Twenty-Fifth Sunday in Ordinary Time – C

No servant can serve two masters.  He will either hate one and love the other, or be devoted to one and despise the other.  You cannot serve both God and mammon.” OPENING PRAYER Prayer for Charity in Truth Father, your … Continue reading

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