Gospel: Matthew 14:13-21
When Jesus heard of it, he set out by boat for a secluded place, to be alone. But the people
heard of it, and they followed him on foot from their towns. When Jesus went ashore, he saw
the crowd gathered there, and he had compassion on them. And he healed their sick.
Gospel: Luke 12:13-21
Someone in the crowd spoke to Jesus, “Master, tell my brother to share with me the family
inheritance.” He replied, “My friend, who has appointed me as your judge or your attorney?”
Then Jesus said to the people, “Be on your guard and avoid every kind of greed, for even
though you have many possessions, it is not that which gives you life.”
Gospel: Matthew 14:1-12
At that time, the reports about Jesus reached king Herod. And he said to his servants,
“This man is John the Baptist. John has risen from the dead, and that is why miraculous
powers are at work in John.”
Gospel: John 11:19-27 (or Luke 10:38-42)
Many Jews had come to Martha and Mary, after the death of their brother, to comfort them.
Gospel: Matthew 13:47-53
Again, the kingdom of heaven is like a big fishing net, let down into the sea, in which every
kind of fish has been caught. When the net is full, it is dragged ashore.
Gospel: Matthew 13:44-46
The kingdom of heaven is like a treasure, hidden in a field. The one who finds it, buries it again;
and so happy is he, that he goes and sells everything he has, in order to buy that field.
Gospel: Matthew 13:36-43
Then he sent the crowds away and went into the house. And his disciples came to him, saying,
“Explain to us the parable of the weeds in the field.” Jesus answered them, “The one who sows
the good seed is the Son of Man.
Gospel: Matthew 20:20-28
Then the mother of James and John came to Jesus with her sons, and she knelt down, to ask
a favor. Jesus said to her, “What do you want?” And she answered, “Here, you have my two sons.
Grant, that they may sit, one at your right hand and one at your left, in your kingdom.”
Gospel: Luke 11:1-13
One day, Jesus was praying in a certain place; and when he had finished, one of his disciples
said to him, “Lord, teach us to pray, as John also taught his disciples.” And Jesus said to them,
“When you pray, say this:
Gospel: Matthew 13:24-30
Jesus told the people another parable, “The kingdom of heaven can be compared to a man,
who sowed good seed in his field. While everyone was asleep, his enemy came, and sowed
weeds among the wheat, and went away.