Readings at Mass
Liturgical Colour: Red.
These are the readings for the feria
|1 Samuel 16:1-13 ©|
Jesse's youngest son David is anointed king
|Psalm 88(89):20-22,27-28 ©|
|Gospel||Mark 2:23-28 ©|
The sabbath was made for man, not man for the sabbath
These are the readings for the memorial
|1 Corinthians 1:26-31 ©|
God chose what is foolish by human reckoning, to shame the wise
|Psalm 22(23):1-3a,4-6 ©|
|Matthew 13:44-46 ©|
He sells everything he owns and buys the field
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