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Mass readings

(Courtesy John Aron)

Ordinary Form Divine Office Week II

Sunday, April 14: Palm Sunday of the Passion of the Lord
Lk 19:28-40; Is 50:4-7; Ps 22; Phil 2:6-11; Lk 22:14 – 23:56
Monday, April 15: Monday of Holy Week
Is 42:1-7; Ps 27; Jn 12:1-11
Tuesday, April 16: Tuesday of Holy Week
Is 49:1-6; Ps 71; Jn 13:21-33, 36-38
Wednesday, April 17: Wednesday of Holy Week
Is 50:4-9A; Ps 69; Mt 26:14-25
Thursday, April 18: Holy Thursday
Ex 12:1-8, 11-14; Ps 116; 1 Cor 11:23-26; Jn 13:1-15
Friday, April 19: Good Friday
Is 52:13–53:12; Ps 31; Heb 4:14-16; 5:7-9; Jn 18:1–19:42
Saturday, April 20: Holy Saturday
Gn 1:1–2:2; Ps 104; Gn 22:1-18; Ps 16; Ex 14:15–15:1; Ex 15:1-2, 3-4, 5-6, 17-18; Is 54:5-14; Ps 30; Is 55:1-11; Is 12:2-3, 4, 5-6; Bar 3:9-15, 32C4:4; Ps 19; Ez 36:16-17A, 18-28; Ps 42; Rom 6:3-11; Lk 24:1-12

Extraordinary Form

Sunday, April 14: Palm Sunday
Mt 21:1-9; Phil 2:5-11; Mt 26:36–27:60
Monday, April 15: Monday in Holy Week
Isa 50:5-10; Jn 12:1-9
Tuesday, April 16: Tuesday in Holy Week
Jer 11:18-20; Mk 14:32-15:46
Wednesday, April 17: Wednesday in Holy Week
Isa 62:11, 63:1-7; Isa 53:1-12; Lk 22:39–23:53
Thursday, April 18: Maundy Thursday
1 Cor 11:20-32; Jn 13:1-15
Friday, April 19: Good Friday
Hos 6:1-6; Ex 12:1-11; Jn 18:1–19:42
Saturday, April 20: Holy Saturday
Gen 1:1–2:2; Ex 15:1; Isa 4:2-6; Deut 31:22-30; Col 3:1-4; Mt 28:1-7

Prayer of the week

Thanks be to you, our Lord Jesus Christ, for all the benefits which you have given us, for all the pains and insults which you have borne for us. Most merciful Redeemer, Friend and Brother, may we know you more clearly, love you more dearly, and follow you more nearly, day by day. Amen.