Reflections on the Sunday Gospel

The liturgy of the Catholic Church provides a framework for reflection which is used by Catholics throughout the world.  Some people prefer to reflect upon the readings for each day; others reflect upon the gospel reading for Sunday during the week. Whatever method you choose, the readings are a great context for reflection.

Fourth Sunday in Advent - 21 December 2014

The angel explains to Mary who the child she is being asked to bear will be – he will be great, Son of the Most High, he will rule over the House of Jacob. This is an astounding description but Mary does not refer to it. ..  More


4th Sunday of Advent, Year B
Luke 1:26-38
3rd Sunday in Advent, Year B
John 1:6-8. 19-28
Second Sunday in Advent, Year B
Matt 3:1-12
First Sunday in Advent, Year B
Mark 13:33-37
Christ the King, Year A
Matt 25:31-46
33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A
Matt 25:14-30
32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A
John 2:13-22
All Souls, Year A
Matt 11:25-30