Lectionary Lent Easter

Lent

Reflection: Suggestions for a Lenten Retreat

Sunday or Feast

Year A

Year B

Year C

Ash Wednesday

Joel 2:12-18
Ps 51:3-4, 5-6, 12-13, 14+17
2 Cor 5:20--6:2
Matt 6:1-6, 16-18

Reflection 2017

1st Sunday of Lent

Gen 2:7-9; 3:1-7
Ps 51:3-4, 5-6, 12-13, 14+17
Rom 5:12-19 or 5:12, 17-19
Matt 4:1-11
Commentary
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Reflection 2017

Gen 9:8-15
Ps 25:4-5, 6-7, 8-9
1 Pet 3:18-22
Mark 1:12-15
Commentary
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Reflection

Deut 26:4-10
Ps 91:1-2, 10-11, 12-13, 14-15
Rom 10:8-13
Luke 4:1-13
Commentary
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Reflection

2nd Sunday of Lent

Gen 12:1-4a
Ps 33:4-5, 18-19, 20+22
2 Tim 1:8b-10
Matt 17:1-9
Commentary
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Reflection 2020

Gen 22:1-2, 9a, 10-13, 15-18
Ps 116:10+15, 16-17, 18-19
Rom 8:31b-34
Mark 9:2-10 
Commentary
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Reflection

Gen 15:5-12, 17-18
Ps 27:1, 7-8a, 8b-9, 13-14
Phil 3:17--4:1 or 3:20--4:1
Luke 9:28b-36
Commentary
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Reflection

3rd Sunday of Lent

Exod 17:3-7
Ps 95:1-2, 6-7, 8-9
Rom 5:1-2, 5-8
John 4:5-42 or 4:5-15, 19b-26, 39a, 40-42
Commentary
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Reflection 2020

Exod 20:1-17 or 20:1-3, 7-8, 12-17
Ps 19:8, 9, 10, 11
1 Cor 1:22-25
John 2:13-25 

Commentary
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Reflection 2018

Exod 3:1-8a, 13-15
Ps 103:1-2, 3-4, 6-7, 8+11
1 Cor 10:1-6, 10-12
Luke 13:1-9 
Commentary
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Reflection

4th Sunday of Lent

1 Sam 16:1b, 6-7, 10-13a
Ps 23:1-3a, 3b-4, 5, 6
Eph 5:8-14
John 9:1-41 or 1, 6-9, 13-17, 34-38
Commentary
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Reflection 2017

2Chr 36:14-16, 19-23
Ps 137:1-2, 3, 4-5, 6
Eph 2:4-10
John 3:14-21 
Commentary
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Reflection 2018

Josh 5:9a, 10-12
Ps 34:2-3, 4-5, 6-7
2 Cor 5:17-21
Luke 15:1-3, 11-32
Commentary
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Reflection

5th Sunday of Lent

Ezek 37:12-14
Ps 130:1-2, 3-4, 5-6, 7-8
Rom 8:8-11
John 11:1-45 or 3-7, 17, 20-27, 33b-45
Commentary
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Reflection 2017

Jer 31:31-34
Ps 51:3-4, 12-13, 14-15
Heb 5:7-9
John 12:20-33
Commentary
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Reflection 2018

Isa 43:16-21
Ps 126:1-2a, 2b-3, 4-5, 6
Phil 3:8-14
John 8:1-11 
Commentary
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Reflection

Palm Sunday of the Lord’s Passion: At the Procession with Palms

Matt 21:1-11

Mark 11:1-10 or John 12:12-16

Luke 19:28-40

Palm Sunday: At the Mass

Isa 50:4-7
Ps 22:8-9, 17-18, 19-20, 23-24
Phil 2:6-11
Matt 26:14--27:66 or 27:11-54
Commentary
Reflection 1
Reflection 2
Reflection 2017
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Isa 50:4-7
Ps 22:8-9, 17-18, 19-20, 23-24
Phil 2:6-11
Mark 14:1--15:47 or 15:1-39
Commentary
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Reflection 2018

Isa 50:4-7
Ps 22:8-9, 17-18, 19-20, 23-24
Phil 2:6-11
Luke 22:14--23:56 or 23:1-49
Commentary
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Reflection

  

Paschal Triduum
Pastor's Reflection
Pastor Reflection on Days of Holy Week beginning with Palm Sunday

Sunday

Year A

Year B

Year C

Holy Thursday: Chrism Mass

Isa 61:1-3ab, 6a, 8b-9
Ps 89:21-22, 25, 27
Rev 1:5-8
Luke 4:16-21

Holy Thursday:       Evening Mass of the Lord’s Supper

Exod 12:1-8, 11-14
Ps 116:12-13, 15-16, 17-18
1 Cor 11:23-26
John 13:1-15

Good Friday: Celebration of the Lord’s Passion

Isa 52:13--53:12
Ps 31:2+6, 12-13, 15-16, 17+25
Heb 4:14-16; 5:7-9
John 18:1--19:42

Easter Vigil

OT Reading (Use at least three, always including #3):
1) Gen 1:1-2:2 or 1, 26-31a
2) Gen 22:1-18 or 1-2, 9a, 10-13, 15-18
3) Exod 14:15--15:1
4) Isa 54:5-14
5) Isa 55:1-11
6) Bar 3:9-15, 32-4:4
7) Ezek 36:16-17a, 18-28

Responses after each OT Reading:
1) Ps 104:1-2, 5-6, 10+12, 13-14, 24+35 or Ps 33:4-5, 6-7, 12-13, 20-22
2) Ps 16:5+8, 9-10, 11
3) Exod 15:1-2, 3-4, 5-6, 17-18
4) Ps 30:2+4, 5-6, 11-12a+13b
5) Isa 12:2-3, 4, 5-6
6) Ps 19:8, 9, 10, 11
7) Ps 42:3, 5; 43:3, 4 or 51:12-13, 14-15, 18-19

NT Reading: Rom 6:3-11
Response after the Epistle: Psalm 118:1-2, 16-17, 22-23

Gospel: Matt 28:1-10

Gospel: Mark 16:1-7

Gospel: Luke 24:1-12

 

 Easter

Sunday

Year A

Year B

Year C

Easter Sunday: The Resurrection of the Lord
The Mass of Easter Day

Acts 10:34a, 37-43
Ps 118:1-2, 16-17, 22-23
Col 3:1-4 or 1 Cor 5:6b-8
John 20:1-9 or Luke 24:13-35 (for afternoon Masses)

Commentary Year B 2021
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Commentary Year A 2020
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Commentary Year C 2019
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Reflection 2019

Octave of Easter -- Monday

Acts 2:14, 22-32
Ps 16:1-2, 5, 7-11
Matt 28:8-15

Octave of Easter -- Tuesday

Acts 2:36-41
Ps 33:4-5, 18-20, 22
John 20:11-18

Octave of Easter -- Wednesday

Acts 3:1-10
Ps 105:1-4, 6-9
Luke 24:13-35

Octave of Easter -- Thursday

Acts 3:11-26
Ps 8:2, 5-9
Luke 24:35-48

Octave of Easter -- Friday

Acts 4:1-12
Ps 118:1-2, 4, 22-27
John 21:1-14

Octave of Easter -- Saturday

Acts 4:13-21
Ps 118:1, 14-21
Mark 16:9-15

2nd Sunday of Easter

Acts 2:42-47
Ps 118:2-4, 13-15, 22-24
1 Pet 1:3-9
John 20:19-31

Commentary
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Reflection

Acts 4:32-35
Ps 118:2-4, 13-15, 22-24
1 John 5:1-6
John 20:19-31
Commentary
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Reflection

Acts 5:12-16
Ps 118:2-4, 13-15, 22-24
Rev 1:9-11a, 12-13, 17-19
John 20:19-31
Commentary
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Reflection 1
Reflection 2

3rd Sunday of Easter

Acts 2:14, 22-33
Ps 16:1-2a+5, 7-8, 9-10, 11
1 Pet 1:17-21
Luke 24:13-35
Commentary
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Bằng tiếng Việt
Reflection 1
Reflection 2
Reflection 2020

Acts 3:13-15, 17-19
Ps 4:2, 4, 7-8, 9
1 John 2:1-5a
Luke 24:35-48
Commentary
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Reflection

Acts 5:27-32, 40b-41
Ps 30:2+4, 5-6, 11-12a+13b
Rev 5:11-14
John 21:1-19 or 21:1-14 
Commentary
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Reflection

4th Sunday of Easter

Acts 2:14a, 36-41
Ps 23:1-3a, 3b-4, 5, 6
1 Pet 2:20b-25
John 10:1-10
Commentary
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Reflection

Acts 4:8-12
Ps 118:1+8-9, 21-23, 26+21+29
1 John 3:1-2
John 10:11-18
Commentary
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Reflection

Acts 13:14, 43-52
Ps 100:1-2, 3, 5
Rev 7:9, 14b-17
John 10:27-30
Commentary
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Reflection 1

Reflection 2

5th Sunday of Easter

Acts 6:1-7
Ps 33:1-2, 4-5, 18-19
1 Pet 2:4-9
John 14:1-12
Commentary
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Reflection

Acts 9:26-31
Ps 22:26-27, 28+30, 31-32
1 John 3:18-24
John 15:1-8
Commentary
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Reflection

Acts 14:21-2
Ps 145:8-9, 10-11, 12-13
Rev 21:1-5a
John 13:31-33a, 34-35
Commentary
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Reflection

6th Sunday of Easter

Acts 8:5-8, 14-17
Ps 66:1-3, 4-5, 6-7, 16+20
1 Pet 3:15-18
John 14:15-21
Commentary
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Reflection

Acts 10:25-26, 34-35, 44-48
Ps 98:1, 2-3, 3-4
1 John 4:7-10 
John 15:9-17
Commentary
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Acts 15:1-2, 22-29
Ps 67:2-3, 5, 6+8
Rev 21:10-14, 22-23
John 14:23-29
Commentary
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Reflection

The Ascension of the Lord

Acts 1:1-11
Ps 47:2-3, 6-7, 8-9
Eph 1:17-23
Matt 28:16-20
Commentary
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Reflection

Acts 1:1-11
Ps 47:2-3, 6-7, 8-9
Eph 4:1-13 or 4:1-7, 11-13
Mark 16:15-20
Commentary
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Reflection
Bằng tiếng Việt

Acts 1:1-11
Ps 47:2-3, 6-7, 8-9
Heb 9:24-28; 10:19-23
Luke 24:46-53
Commentary
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Pentecost Sunday: At the Vigil Mass

Gen 11:1-9 or Exod 19:3-8a, 16-20b or Ezek 37:1-14 or Joel 3:1-5
Ps 104:1-2, 24+35, 27-28, 29b-30
Rom 8:22-27
John 7:37-39

Reflection

Novena to the Holy Spirit
Espanol Novena al Espiritu Santo

Pentecost Sunday: Mass During the Day

Reflection

Acts 2:1-11
Ps 104:1+24, 29-30, 31+34
1 Cor 12:3b-7, 12-13
John 20:19-23
Commentary
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Bằng tiếng Việt
Reflection 2020
Reflection 1
Reflection 2

Acts 2:1-11
Ps 104:1+24, 29-30, 31+34
Gal 5:16-25
John 15:26-27; 16:12-15
Commentary
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Bằng tiếng Việt
Reflection

Acts 2:1-11
Ps 104:1+24, 29-30, 31+34
Rom 8:8-17
John 14:14-16, 23b-26
Commentary
Espanol
En Español
Bằng tiếng Việt
Reflection

Sunday after Pentecost:
The Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity

Exod 34:4b-6, 8-9
Dan 3:52, 53, 54, 55
2 Cor 13:11-13
John 3:16-18
Commentary
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Bằng tiếng Việt

Reflection 2020
Reflection 1
Reflection 2
Reflection 2017

Deut 4:32-34, 39-40
Ps 33:4-5, 6+9, 18-19, 20+22
Rom 8:14-17
Matt 28:16-20
Commentary
En Español
Reflection

Prov 8:22-31
Ps 8:4-5, 6-7, 8-9
Rom 5:1-5
John 16:12-15
Commentary
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Bằng tiếng Việt
Reflection 1
Reflection 2

Sunday after Trinity Sunday:
The Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ (formerly called "Corpus Christi")

Deut 8:2-3, 14b-16a
Ps 147:12-13, 14-15, 19-20
1 Cor 10:16-17
John 6:51-58
Commentary
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Bằng tiếng Việt

Reflection
Reflection 1
Reflection 2
Reflection 2017

Exod 24:3-8
Ps 116:12-13, 15-16, 17-18
Heb 9:11-15
Mark 14:12-16, 22-26
Commentary
En Español
Reflection

Gen 14:18-20
Ps 110:1, 2, 3, 4
1 Cor 11:23-26
Luke 9:11b-17
Commentary
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