Book of Wisdom

Encountering the Word — Wisdom 6:1-3

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“Listen therefore, O kings, and understand; learn, O judges of the ends of the earth. Give ear, you that rule over multitudes, and boast of many nations. For your dominion was given you from the Lord, and your sovereignty from the Most High; he will search out your works and inquire into your plans.” (Wisdom 6:1-3) Please share on social […]

Encountering the Word — Wisdom 6:1-3

Photography © by Andy Coan

A Daily Quote from Sacred Scripture “Listen therefore, O kings, and understand; learn, O judges of the ends of the earth. Give ear, you that rule over multitudes, and boast of many nations. For your dominion was given you from the Lord, and your sovereignty from the Most High; he will search out your works and inquire into your plans.” […]

Encountering the Word — Wisdom 3:1-3

Photography © by Andy Coan

A Daily Quote from Sacred Scripture “But the souls of the righteous are in the hand of God, and no torment will ever touch them. In the eyes of the foolish they seemed to have died, and their departure was thought to be an affliction, and their going from us to be their destruction; but they are at peace.” (Wisdom […]

Encountering the Word — Wisdom 3:1-3

Photography © by Andy Coan

A Daily Quote from Sacred Scripture “But the souls of the righteous are in the hand of God, and no torment will ever touch them. In the eyes of the foolish they seemed to have died, and their departure was thought to be an affliction, and their going from us to be their destruction; but they are at peace.” (Wisdom […]

Encountering the Word — Wisdom 12:1-2

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A Daily Quote from Sacred Scripture “For thy immortal spirit is in all things. Therefore thou dost correct little by little those who trespass, and dost remind and warn them of the things wherein they sin, that they may be freed from wickedness and put their trust in thee, O Lord.” (Wisdom 12:1-2) Print this entry

Sunday’s Prophecy and the Holy Father’s Visit

"Daniel's Answer to the King" (detail) by Briton Rivière

To the faithful Catholic who takes spiritual reading seriously, every daily reading is a multivalent spiritual lesson conveying true history, law, wisdom and prophecy. The transcendent impact of the daily inerrant word of God is imperceptible to the empirical senses but potentially earthshattering to the soul spiritually attuned to eternal truth. This Sunday’s Old Testament reading at Holy Mass from […]