Life & Soul

Mass readings

Ordinary Form Divine Office Week I
Sunday, July 30: 17th Sunday in Ordinary Time
1 Kgs 3:5, 7-12; Ps 119; Rom 8:28-30; Mt 13:44-52
Monday, July 31: St Ignatius of Loyola
Ex 32:15-24, 30-34; Ps 106; Mt 13:31-35
Tuesday, August 1: St Alphonsus Mary de’ Liguori, bishop, Doctor of the Church
Ex 33:7-11; 34:5B-9, 28; Ps 103; Mt 13:36-43
Wednesday, August 2: Weekday in Ordinary Time or St Eusebius of Vercelli; St Peter Julian Eymard
Ex 34:29-35; Ps 99; Mt 13:44-46
Thursday, August 3: Weekday in Ordinary Time or St Germanus of Auxerre, Bishop (W)
Ex 40:16-21, 34-38; Ps 84; Mt 13:47-53
Friday, August 4: St John Mary Vianney
Lv 23:1, 4-11, 15-16, 27, 34B-37; Ps 81; Mt 13:54-58
Saturday, August 5: Weekday in Ordinary Time or the Dedication of the Basilica of Saint Mary
Lv 25:1, 8-17; Ps 67; Mt 14:1-12

Extraordinary Form
Sunday, July 30: Eighth Sunday after Pentecost
Rom 8:12-17; Lk 16:1-9
Monday, July 31: St Ignatius. confessor
2 Tim 2:8-3:12; Lk 10:1-9
Tuesday, August 1: Feria
Readings of Sunday repeated
Wednesday, August 2: St Alphonsus Mary de’ Liguori, bishop and Doctor of the Church
2 Tim 2:1-7; Lk 10:1-9
Thursday, August 3: Feria
Readings of Sunday repeated
Friday, August 4: St Dominic, confessor
Ecclus 5:13-19; Lk 12:35-50
Saturday, August 5: Dedication of Our Lady of the Snows
Ecclus 24:14-16; Lk 11:27-28

Compiled by the Latin Mass Society


Prayer of Week

O Mary, conceived without sin, pray for us who have recourse to thee. Holy Mary, pray for us! Immaculate Heart of Mary, pray for us now and at the hour of our death. Sweet Heart of Mary, be my salvation! Our Lady, Queen of Peace, pray for us!

– Aspiration to Mary by St Alphonsus Liguori