Thu 29 February

Thursday of the 2nd week of LentFirst readingJeremiah 17:5-10A curse on the man who puts his trust in man and turns from the Lord The Lord says this:‘A curse on the man who puts his trust in man,who relies on things of flesh,whose heart turns from the Lord.He is like...

Wed 28 February

Wednesday of the 2nd week of LentFirst readingJeremiah 18:18-20My enemies are digging a pit for me ‘Come on,’ they said, ‘let us concoct a plot against Jeremiah; the priest will not run short of instruction without him, nor the sage of advice, nor the prophet of the...

Tue 27 February

Tuesday of the 2nd week of Lent, (commemoration of Saint Gregory of Narek, Abbot and Doctor of the Church) First readingIsaiah 1:10,16-20Cease to do evil; learn to do good Hear the word of the Lord,you rulers of Sodom;listen to the command of our God,you people of...

Mon 26 February

Monday of the 2nd week of LentFirst readingDaniel 9:4-10Yours is the integrity, Lord; ours the shame O Lord, God great and to be feared, you keep the covenant and have kindness for those who love you and keep your commandments: we have sinned, we have done wrong, we...

Sun 25 February

2nd Sunday of LentFirst readingGenesis 22:1-2,9-13,15-18-The sacrifice of Abraham, our father in faith God put Abraham to the test. ‘Abraham, Abraham’ he called. ‘Here I am’ he replied. ‘Take your son,’ God said ‘your only child Isaac, whom you love, and go to the...

Sat 24 February

Saturday of the 1st week of LentFirst readingDeuteronomy 26:16-19You will be a people consecrated to the Lord Moses said to the people: ‘The Lord your God today commands you to observe these laws and customs; you must keep and observe them with all your heart and with...