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This Week’s Posts: Sunday, January 1-Saturday, January 7

Posted by Dim Bulb on January 1, 2012

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SUNDAY, JANUARY 1
THE OCTAVE DAY OF THE NATIVITY OF THE LORD
SOLEMNITY OF MARY, THE HOLY MOTHER OF GOD

Today’s Mass Resources (Ordinary and Extraordinary Forms). Resources for Sunday Mass is a weekly feature of this blog. Next Sunday’s resources will be posted on Wednesday (or Thursday) evening.

Sermons for New Years Eve/Day.

Today’s Divine Office. Includes both text and podcast. Contains Office of Readings; Morning Prayer (i.e., Lauds); one day time Office; Evening Prayer (i.e., Vespers); and Night Prayer (i.e., Compline).

A Homily on the Holy Mother of God, Ever Virgin by St Gregory the Wonder-worker.

Last Week’s Posts: Sunday, December 25-Saturday, December 31.

MONDAY, JANUARY 2
MEMORIAL OF SAINT BASIL THE GREAT AND SAINT GREGORY NANZIANZUS, BISHOPS AND DOCTORS OF THE CHURCH
UPDATED

Today’s Mass Readings.

Today’s Divine Office.

Cornelius a Lapide’s Commentary on Today’s First Reading (1 John 2:22-28).

Pope John Paul II’s Commentary/Meditation on Today’s Psalm (98).

Father MacIntryre’s Commentary on Today’s Gospel (John 1:19-28).

Fathers Nolan’s and Brown’s Commentary on Today’s Gospel (John 1:19-28).

Father Callan’s Commentary on Today’s Gospel (John 1:19-28).

St Cyril of Alexandria’s Commentary on Today’s Gospel (John 1:19-28).

Aquinas’ Catena Aurea on Today’s Gospel (John 1:19-28).

St Thomas Aquinas’ Lectures on Today’s Gospel (John 1:19-28). Scroll down and read lectures 12 & 13.

A Lectio Divina Meditation on Today’s Gospel (John 1:19-28). Prayer and reflection on the Gospel in the Carmelite tradition.

UPDATES:

Pope Benedict’s First Address on St Basil the Great.

Pope Benedict’s Second Address on St Basil the Great.

Catholic Encyclopedia on St Basil.

Some Online Writings of St Basil:

Pope Benedict’s First Address on St Gregory Nanzianzus.

Pope Benedict’s Second Address on St Gregory Nanzianzus.

Catholic Encyclopedia on St Gregory.

Some Online Writings of St Gregory:

TUESDAY, JANUARY 3
CHRISTMAS WEEKDAY
OPTIONAL MEMORIAL, THE MOST HOLY NAME OF JESUS

Today’s Mass Readings.

Today’s Divine Office.

Cornelius a Lapide’s Commentary on Today’s First Reading (1 John 2:29-3:6).

UPDATE: Bishop MacEvily’s Commentary on Today’s First Reading (1 John 2:29-3:6).

UPDATE: St Augustine’s Homily on Today’s First Reading (1 John 2:29-3:6).

Pope John Paul II’s Commentary/Meditation on Today’s Psalm (98).

UPDATE: Father Boylan’s Introduction to Today’s Psalm (98).

PENDING: St Augustine’s Notes on Today’s Psalm (98).

Father MacIntyre’s Commentary on Today’s Gospel (John 1:29-34).

Fathers Nolan’s and Brown’s Commentary on Today’s Gospel (John 1:29-34).

Father Callan’s Commentary on Today’s Gospel (John 1:29-34).

Aquinas’ Catena Aurea on Today’s Gospel (John 1:29-34).

St Thomas Aquinas’ Lecture on Today’s Gospel (John 1:29-34). Scroll down and read lecture 14.

A Lectio Divina Meditation on Today’s Gospel (John 1:29-34).

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 4
MEMORIAL OF ST ELIZABETH ANN SETON, RELIGOUS

Today’s Mass Readings.

Today’s Divine Office.

Cornelius a Lapide’s Commentary on Today’s First Reading (1 John 3:7-10).

Bishop MacEvily’s Commentary on Today’s First Reading (1 John 3:7-10).

Aquinas’ Catena Aurea on Today’s Gospel (John 1:35-42).

St Thomas Aquinas’ Lecture on Today’s Gospel (John 1:35-42). Scroll down and read lecture 15.

St Cyril of Alexandria’s Commentary on Today’s Gospel (John 1:35-42).

A Lectio Divina Meditation on Today’s Gospel (John 1:35-42).

UPDATE: Mass Resources for the Epiphany of the Lord.

THURSDAY, JANUARY 5
MEMORIAL OF ST JOHN NEUMANN, BISHOP

Today’s Mass Readings.

Today’s Divine Office.

Cornelius a Lapide’s Commentary on Today’s First Reading (1 John 3:11-21).

St Augustine’s Notes on Today’s Psalm (100).

A Patristic/Medieval Commentary on Today’s Psalm (100).

St Cyril of Alexandria’s Commentary on Today’s Gospel (John 1:43-51).

Aquinas’ Catena Aurea on Today’s Gospel (John 1:43-51).

St Thomas Aquinas’ Lecture on Today’s Reading (John 1:43-51). Scroll down to lecture 16.

FRIDAY, JANUARY 6
OPTIONAL MEMORIAL OF ST ANDRE’ BESSETTE

Today’s Mass Readings.

Today’s Divine Office.

Cornelius a Lapide’s Commentary on Today’s First Reading (1 John 5:5-13).

Pope John Paul II’s Commentary/Meditation on Today’s Psalm (147).

SATURDAY, JANUARY 7
CHRISTMAS WEEKDAY

Today’s Mass Readings.

Today’s Divine Office.

Cornelius a Lapide’s Commentary on Today’s First Reading (1 John 5:14-21).

Pope John Paul II’s Commentary/Meditation on Today’s Psalm (149).

Aquinas’ Catena Aurea on Today’s Gospel (John 2:1-11).

My Notes on Today’s Gospel (John 2:1-11).

Father MacRory’s Notes on Today’s Gospel (John 2:1-11).

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