The Lord is the King of apostles: come, let us adore him.
Year: C(I). Psalm week: 2. Liturgical Colour: White.
|St Peter's Chair|
About the author of the Second Reading in today's Office of Readings:
|Second Reading: Pope St Leo the Great (- 461)|
|Liturgical colour: white|
|Mid-morning reading (Terce)||Isaiah 22:22 ©|
I place the key of the House of David on his shoulder; should he open, no one shall close, should he close, no one shall open.
|Noon reading (Sext)||1 Peter 5:1-2 ©|
Now I have something to tell you elders: I am an elder myself, and a witness to the sufferings of Christ, and with you I have a share in the glory that is to be revealed. Be the shepherds of the flock of God that is entrusted to you, and watch over it.
|Afternoon reading (None)||2 Peter 1:16 ©|
It was not any cleverly invented myths that we were repeating when we brought you the knowledge of the power and the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ; we had seen his majesty for ourselves.
Scripture readings taken from The Jerusalem Bible, published and copyright © 1966, 1967 and 1968 by Darton, Longman & Todd, Ltd and Doubleday, a division of Random House, Inc, and used by permission of the publishers. For on-line information about other Random House, Inc. books and authors, see the Internet web site at http://www.randomhouse.com.
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