Sunday, June 24: Mass During the Day:Resources for the Solemnity of the Nativity of St John the Baptist
Posted by Dim Bulb on June 19, 2012
Resources for the Vigil Mass can be found here. Updates will be added during the remainder of the week.
OFFICE AND READINGS:
COMMENTARIES ON THE FIRST READING: Isaiah 49:1-6.
COMMENTARIES ON THE RESPONSORIAL PSALM: Ps. 139.
- Psalm 139 and the Catholic Encyclopedia. Greek, English & Latin text of the Psalm hyperlinked to articles from the C E.
COMMENTARIES ON THE SECOND READING: Acts 13:22-26.
COMMENTARIES ON THE GOSPEL: Luke 1:57-66, 80.
GENERAL RESOURCES: Podcasts, blog posts, online articles, etc.
- UPDATE: Preacher Jailed for Speaking Out on Marriage: The Nativity of St John the Baptist. Blog post on the readings by Catholic biblical Scholar Dr. John Bergsma.
- Information on the Birth of St John the Baptist. From Catholic Culture.
- St Augustine on the Birth of St John the Baptist. From the Office of Readings.