READINGS AND OFFICE:
Today’s Mass Readings. Use 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 THE FIRST READING: Isaiah 25:6-10.
Haydock’s Bible Commentary on Isaiah 25:6-10. Very brief and basic. Some added notes by me.
COMMENTARIES ON THE RESPONSORIAL: Psalm 23:1-3a, 3b-4, 5, 6. Notes on entire psalm.
St Thomas Aquinas’ Lecture on Psalm 23 (22). Don’t get confused. Psalm 23 is listed as Psalm 22 in the Latin and Greek Psalter.
COMMENTARIES ON THE SECOND READING: Philippians 4:12-14, 19-20.
COMMENTARIES ON THE GOSPEL READING: Matthew 22:1-14.
Sacred Page Blog: All Dressed Up. Scripture scholar Dr. John Bergsma examines the readings.
Parish Bible Study Notes. Brief background and notes on the readings.
Lector Notes. Brief historical and theological overview of the readings. Can be copied and used for bulletin insert.
Dr. Scott Hahn’s Sunday Bible Reflections. Brief audio. Text available.
Let the Scripture Speak. Focuses on the Gospel.
The Word Embodied. Focuses on the Gospel.
Historical Cultural Context. Focuses on the Gospel.
Thoughts From the Early Church. Excerpt of a sermon by St Augustine.
Scripture In Depth. Succinct notes on the readings.