Friday 25 October 2019 (other days)
The Six Welsh Martyrs and their Companions
The Lord is the king of martyrs: come, let us adore him.
Year: C(I). Psalm week: 1. Liturgical Colour: Red.
|Other saints: Frei Galvão (1739-1822)|
About the author of the Second Reading in today's Office of Readings:
|Second Reading: Pope St Paul VI (1897-1978)|
|Liturgical colour: red|
|Mid-morning reading (Terce)||1 Peter 5:10-11 ©|
You will have to suffer only for a little while: the God of all grace who called you to eternal glory in Christ will see that all is well again: he will confirm, strengthen and support you. His power lasts for ever and ever. Amen.
|Noon reading (Sext)||(Hebrews 11:33) ©|
Through faith the saints conquered kingdoms, did what is right and earned the promises of our Lord Jesus Christ.
|Afternoon reading (None)||Wisdom 3:1-2,3 ©|
The souls of the virtuous are in the hands of God, no torment shall ever touch them. In the eyes of the unwise, they did appear to die, but they are at peace.
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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