Supper of the Lamb

Daily Reflection—Blessed Are They

"Adoration of the Mystic Lamb" (detail) by van Eyck

A Daily Reflection on the Scripture Readings at Mass… “On this mountain the Lord of hosts will make for all peoples a feast of fat things, a feast of wine on the lees, of fat things full of marrow, of wine on the lees well refined. And he will destroy on this mountain the covering that is cast over all […]

Food That Endures For Eternal Life

Photograph Copyright © by Deacon Michael Bickerstaff

Today’s Gospel is taken from St. John and continues our short five-week break from Mark’s Gospel that we’ve been hearing during this liturgical year. The focus of the passages during these five weeks is the Eucharist and the Lord’s abundant love for each of us. So much power and promise are contained in the sixth chapter of John’s gospel, that […]

What is Happening at Mass?

"Adoration of the Mystic Lamb" (detail) by van Eyck

As many Catholics know, the Second Vatican Council famously referred to the liturgy as the “source and summit of the Christian life.” And following the prompts of the great figures of the liturgical movement in the first half of the twentieth century, the Council Fathers called for a fuller, more conscious, and more active participation in the liturgy on the […]

Encountering the Word — Revelation 22:17

Photography © by Andy Coan

A Daily Quote from Sacred Scripture “The Spirit and the Bride say, ‘Come.’ And let him who hears say, ‘Come.’ And let him who is thirsty come, let him who desires take the water of life without price.” (Revelation 22:17) Print this entry

Encountering the Word — Revelation 21:9

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A Daily Quote from Sacred Scripture Then came one of the seven angels who had the seven bowls full of the seven last plagues, and spoke to me, saying, “Come, I will show you the Bride, the wife of the Lamb.” (Revelation 21:9) Print this entry

Encountering the Word — Revelation 22:17

Photography © by Andy Coan

A Daily Quote from Sacred Scripture “The Spirit and the Bride say, ‘Come.’ And let him who hears say, ‘Come.’ And let him who is thirsty come, let him who desires take the water of life without price.” (Revelation 22:17) Print this entry

Encountering the Word — Revelation 22:17

Photography © by Andy Coan

“The Spirit and the Bride say, ‘Come.’ And let him who hears say, ‘Come.’ And let him who is thirsty come, let him who desires take the water of life without price.” (Revelation 22:17) If you liked this scripture passage, please share it with your friends and family using the Share and Recommend buttons below and via email. We value […]

The New Mass Translations: “For All or Many” and “The Supper of the Lamb”

A Biblical Walk Through the Mass — Your Moment in the Mass: “For All or Many” and “The Supper of the Lamb” A continuing series on the Scriptural roots and inspiration of the Holy Mass by Dr. Edward Sri For All or for Many Of all the changes in the new Mass translation, two words which will be used by […]