COMMENTARIES ON THE FIRST READING: Malachi 3:19-20a (4:1-2 in some translations)
Update: My Summary Notes on the Prophet Malachi. A brief summary of the book emphasizing its unity and main theme.
COMMENTARIES ON THE RESPONSORIAL: Psalm 98:5-6, 7-8, 9.
COMMENTARIES ON THE SECOND READING: 2 Thessalonians 3:7-12.
COMMENTARIES ON THE GOSPEL READING: Luke 21: 5-19.
Update: St Cyril of Alexandria’s Homiletic Commentary on Luke 21:5-19. Actually on 5-13.
Sacred Page Blog: The End is Near! Catholic biblical scholar Dr. John Bergsma’s reflections on the readings.
St Charles Borromeo Parish Bible Study Notes. Notes on all the readings. Time sensitive link.
Gospel Summary with Life Implications. St Vincent’s Archabbey.
Thoughts From the Early Church. Brief excerpt on the gospel from Nilus of Ancyra.
Scripture in Depth. Brief look at all the readings.
Prepare For Mass. Various links, videos, etc.
Father Mike’s Bible Study Podcast on Malachi. Very basic introduction to the books of Obadiah, Jonah, Micah, Nahum, Habakkuk, Zephaniah, Haggai, Zechariah, Malachi.
St Irenaeus Ministries Podcast Study of Malachi. Click on POD icon to listen to part 4 which includes the verses used in the first reading.
Father Mike’s Bible Study Podcast on 2 Thessalonians. Very basic introduction to the letters to the Philippians, Colossians, and Thessalonians.
St Irenaeus Ministries Podcast Study of Luke 21. Click on POD icon to listen.
Father Mcllhone’s Audio/PowerPoint Lecture on Luke 21. Begins at 20:41.
Franciscan Sister’s Bible Study Podcast. Looks at the Sunday readings in some detail. Link is to archive page and newest studies are usually posted on Thursdays.
St Martha’s Parish Bible Study Podcast on the Sunday Readings. Looks at the readings in some detail.
Dr. Scott Hahn’s Sunday Bible Reflections. Very brief. Highlights major theme(s).
(1) Father Robert Barron: Apocalypse and the Resurrection. From the noted speaker, author and theologian.
Father Francis Martin’s Reflections on the Sunday Readings: In four parts approx. 15 minutes each.