READINGS AND OFFICE:
Mass Readings (NABRE). This is the version used in the USA.
Today’s Mass Readings (NJB). Scroll down slightly. The NJB is used in most other English speaking countries.
Anglican Use Daily Office. ”Briefly, it is a provision for an “Anglican style” liturgy similar to the Book of Common Prayer as an ecclesiastically approved variant on the Roman Rite of the Catholic Church.” More info.
COMMENTARIES ON TODAY’S FIRST READING: Deuteronomy 8:2-3, 14b-16a.
COMMENTARIES ON THE RESPONSORIAL: Psalm 147:12-13, 14-15, 19-20.
Father Boylan’s Introduction to Psalm 147. Whole psalm.
St Augustine’s Notes on Psalm 147. Whole psalm.
Word-Sunday Notes on Psalm 147. Whole psalm.
COMMENTARIES ON THE SECOND READING: 1 Corinthians 10:16-17.
Father Callan’s Commentary on 1 Corinthians 10:16-17. Previously posted. Actually, this post includes commentary on verses 14-22.
Bernardin de Piconio’s Commentary on 1 Corinthians 10:16-17. Actually, this post contains commentary on verses 14-17.
Pending: John MacEvilly’s Commentary on 1 Corinthians 10:16-17.
COMMENTARIES ON THE GOSPEL READING: John 6:51-58.
Aquinas’ Catena Aurea on John 6:51-58. Actually, this post contains commentary on verses 47-59.
St John Chrysostom’s Homiletic Commentary on John 6:51-58. Read Homilies 46 and 47.
St Thomas Aquinas’ Lectures on John 6:51-58. Scroll down and read lectures 6 and 7.
GENERAL RESOURCES: Homilies, podcasts, etc.
Thoughts From the Early Church. Excerpt from a homily by St Augustine.
Catholic Matters. Readings with brief explanation.
Bible Study. Notes from a study group.
Dr. Scott Hahn’s Podcast. Brief, does a good job of highlighting major themes and the connection between the readings.
St Martha’s Podcast. Looks at all readings in some detail.
The Gospel of John. Audio study by Dr. Tim Gray. Listen to episode 6.
The Liturgy of Corpus Christi. Includes the readings (Latin and English) which St Thomas chose when he composed the office for the solemnity.
The Bread of Life. A Homily by Fr. Augustine Wirth.
The Great Homage Due the Body of the Lord. A homily by Fr. Augustine Wirth.
The Holy Eucharist the Christian’s Heritage. A homily by Fr. Augustine Wirth.
The Love of Jesus in the Blessed Sacrament. A homily by Fr Augustine Wirth.
Seven Discourses on the Eucharist by Bishop Bonomelli:
- Errors and Truth Concerning the Dogma of the Eucharist.
- The Real Presence, The Words of Scripture and The Words of Tradition.
- The Mystery of the Eucharist and Human Reason.
- The Eucharist is the Extreme Abasement and the Extreme Glorification of the Word Incarnate.
- The Eucharist Makes All Believers Equally Privileged with the Apostles.
- The Eucharist a True Sacrifice.
- Christ In Us And We In Him.