Life & Soul

Mass readings

Ordinary Form Divine Office Week I
Sunday, May 14: Fifth Sunday of Easter
Acts 6:1-7; Ps 33; 1 Pt 2:4-9; Jn 14:1-12
Monday, May 15: Weekday of Easter
Acts 14:5-18; Ps 115; Jn 14:21-26
Tuesday, May 16: Weekday of Easter
Acts 14:19-28; Ps 145; Jn 14:27-31A
Wednesday, May 17: Weekday of Easter
Acts 15:1-6; Ps 122; Jn 15:1-8
Thursday, May 18: Weekday of Easter or St John I, pope, martyr
Acts 15:7-21; Ps 96; Jn 15:9-11
Friday, May 19: Weekday of Easter
or St Dunstan, bishop
Acts 15:22-31; Ps 57; Jn 15:12-17
Saturday, May 20: Weekday of Easter or St Bernardine of Siena, priest, missionary
Acts 16:1-10; Ps 100; Jn 15:18-21

Extraordinary Form
Sunday, May 14: Fourth Sunday after Easter
Jas 1:17-21; Jn 16:5-14
Monday, May 15: St John Baptist de la Salle, confessor
Ecclus 31:8-11; Mt 18:1-5
Tuesday, May 16: St Ubaldus, bishop and confessor
Ecclus 44:16-27,45:3-20; Mt 25:14-23
Wednesday, May 17: St Paschal Baylon, confessor
Ecclus 31:8-11; Lk 12:35-40
Thursday, May 18: St Venantius, martyr
Wis 5:1-5; Jn 15:1-7
Friday, May 19: St Peter Celestine, pope and confessor
1 Pet 5:1-4,10-11; Mt 16:13-19
Saturday, May 20: St Bernadine of Siena, confessor
Ecclus 31:8-11; Lk 12:35-40

Compiled by the Latin Mass Society


Prayer of Week

Father,you gave St Bernardine a special lovefor the holy name of Jesus.By the help of his prayers,may we always be alive with the spirit of your love. We ask this through our Lord Jesus Christ, your Son, who lives and reigns with you and the Holy Spirit, one God, for ever and ever.