St. Wilfrid's Roman Catholic Church

Toronto, Canada

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Tuesday, August 11, 2020 - 19th week in Ordinary Time - Memorial of St. Clare

Daily Readings

for Monday, August 17, 2020


15 The word of the LORD came to me: 16Mortal, with one blow I am about to take away from you the delight of your eyes; yet you shall not mourn or weep, nor shall your tears run down. 17Sigh, but not aloud; make no mourning for the dead. Bind on your turban, and put your sandals on your feet; do not cover your upper lip or eat the bread of mourners. 18So I spoke to the people in the morning, and at evening my wife died. And on the next morning I did as I was commanded.

19 Then the people said to me, 'Will you not tell us what these things mean for us, that you are acting in this way?' 20Then I said to them: The word of the LORD came to me: 21Say to the house of Israel, Thus says the Lord GOD: I will profane my sanctuary, the pride of your power, the delight of your eyes, and your heart's desire; and your sons and your daughters whom you left behind shall fall by the sword. 22And you shall do as I have done; you shall not cover your upper lip or eat the bread of mourners. 23Your turbans shall be on your heads and your sandals on your feet; you shall not mourn or weep, but you shall pine away in your iniquities and groan to one another. 24Thus Ezekiel shall be a sign to you; you shall do just as he has done. When this comes, then you shall know that I am the Lord GOD.

 
 

16 Then someone came to him and said, 'Teacher, what good deed must I do to have eternal life?' 17And he said to him, 'Why do you ask me about what is good? There is only one who is good. If you wish to enter into life, keep the commandments.' 18He said to him, 'Which ones?' And Jesus said, 'You shall not murder; You shall not commit adultery; You shall not steal; You shall not bear false witness; 19Honour your father and mother; also, You shall love your neighbour as yourself.' 20The young man said to him, 'I have kept all these; what do I still lack?' 21Jesus said to him, 'If you wish to be perfect, go, sell your possessions, and give the money to the poor, and you will have treasure in heaven; then come, follow me.' 22When the young man heard this word, he went away grieving, for he had many possessions.

 
 

Scripture quotations are from New Revised Standard Version Bible: Catholic Edition, copyright © 1989, 1993 National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. Used by permission. All rights reserved.
  Readings are also available
for the following days:

Saturday, Aug. 8, 2020
Sunday, Aug. 9, 2020
Monday, Aug. 10, 2020
Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2020
Wednesday, Aug. 12, 2020
Thursday, Aug. 13, 2020
Friday, Aug. 14, 2020
Saturday, Aug. 15, 2020
Sunday, Aug. 16, 2020
Monday, Aug. 17, 2020

St. Wilfrid's Parish, Toronto