Life & Soul

Mass readings

(Courtesy John Aron)

Ordinary Form

Sunday, January 5: The Epiphany of the Lord
Is 60:1-6; Ps 72; Eph 3:2-3A, 5-6; Mt 2:1-12
Monday, January 6: Weekday after Epiphany
1 Jn 3:22 – 4:6; Ps 2; Mt 4:12-17, 23-25
Tuesday, January 7: Weekday after Epiphany or St Raymond of Peñafort
1 Jn 4:7-10; Ps 72; Mk 6:34-44
Wednesday, January 8: Weekday after Epiphany
1 Jn 4:11-18; Ps 72; Mk 6:45-52
Thursday, January 9: Weekday after Epiphany
1 Jn 4:19 – 5:4; Ps 72; Lk 4:14-22
Friday, January 10: Weekday after Epiphany
1 Jn 5:5-13; Ps 147; Lk 5:12-16
Saturday, January 11: Weekday after Epiphany
1 Jn 5:14-21; Ps 149; Jn 3:22-30

Extraordinary Form

Sunday, January 5: Most Holy Name of Jesus
Acts 4:8-12; Lk 2:21
Monday, January 6: The Epiphany of the Lord
Isa 60:1-6; Mt 2:1-12
Tuesday, January 7: Second day in the Octave of the Epiphany
Readings of Epiphany repeated
Wednesday, January 8: Third day in the Octave of the Epiphany
Readings of Epiphany repeated
Thursday, January 9: Fourth day in the Octave of the Epiphany
Readings of Epiphany repeated
Friday, January 10: Fifth day in the Octave of the Epiphany
Readings of Epiphany repeated
Saturday, January 11: Sixth day in the Octave of the Epiphany
Readings of Epiphany repeated

Prayer of the week

O God, who by a star guided the Wise Men to the worship of your Son, we pray you to lead to yourself the wise and great of every land that unto you every knee may bow, and every thought be brought into captivity. Through Jesus Christ our Lord.