Gospel: Luke 15:1-3, 11-32
Meanwhile tax collectors and sinners were seeking the company of Jesus, all of them eager to
hear what he had to say. But the Pharisees and the teachers of the law frowned at this, muttering, “This
Gospel: Luke 18:9-14
Jesus told another parable to some people, fully convinced of their own righteousness, who looked down
on others: “Two men went up to the temple to pray; one was a Pharisee, and the other a tax collector. The Pharisee
stood by himself, and said, ‘I thank you, God, that I am not like other people, grasping, crooked, adulterous, or even like this
Gospel: Luke 1:26-38
In the sixth month, the angel Gabriel was sent from God, to a town of Galilee called Nazareth. He was sent to a virgin, who
was betrothed to a man named Joseph, of the family of David; and the virgin’s name was Mary. The angel came to her and said,
“Rejoice, full of grace, the Lord is with you!” Mary was troubled at these words, wondering what this greeting could mean. But the
Gospel: Luke 11:14-23
One day, Jesus was driving out a demon, which was mute. When the demon had been driven out, the mute
person could speak, and the people were amazed. Yet some of them said, “He drives out demons by the power of
Beelzebul, the chief of the demons.” Others wanted to put him to the test, by asking him for a heavenly sign.
Gospel: Matthew 5:17-19
Do not think that I have come to annul the law and the prophets. I have not come to annul them, but to fulfill them.
I tell you this: as long as heaven and earth last, not the smallest letter or dot in the law will change, until all is fulfilled.
Gospel: Matthew 18:21-35
Peter asked Jesus, “Lord, how many times must I forgive the offenses of my brother or sister? Seven times?” Jesus answered,
“No, not seven times, but seventy-seven times. This story throws light on the kingdom of Heaven: A king decided to settle accounts
with his servants. Among the first of them was one who owed him ten thousand pieces of gold. As the man could not repay the debt,
Gospel: Luke 4:24-30
Jesus added, “No prophet is honored in his own country. Truly, I say to you, there were many widows in Israel in the days
of Elijah, when the heavens withheld rain for three years and six months and a great famine came over the whole land.
Yet, Elijah was not sent to any of them, but to a widow of Zarephath, in the country of Sidon. There were also many lepers
Gospel: Luke 13:1-9
One day, some people told Jesus what had occurred in the temple: Pilate had had Galileans killed, and their blood mingled with the blood of their
sacrifices. Jesus asked them, “Do you think that these Galileans were worse sinners than all other Galileans, because they suffered this? No,
I tell you. But unless you change your ways, you will all perish, as they did. And those eighteen persons in Siloah, who were crushed when the
Gospel: Matthew 1:16, 18-21, 24a (or Luke 2:41-51a)
Jacob was the father of Joseph, the husband of Mary, and from her came Jesus who is called the Christ—the Messiah.
This is how Jesus Christ was born: Mary his mother had been given to Joseph in marriage, but before they lived together,
she was found to be pregnant through the Holy Spirit. Then Joseph, her husband, made plans to divorce her in all
Gospel: Matthew 21:33-43, 45-46
Listen to another example: There was a landowner who planted a vineyard. He put a fence around it, dug a hole
for the wine press, built a watchtower, leased the vineyard to tenants, and then, went to a distant country. When harvest
time came, the landowner sent his servants to the tenants to collect his share of the harvest. But the tenants seized his