Mark 10.35-45 | Trinity 20B

Mark 10.35-45 | Trinity 20B John Michael Gutierrez, PhD The Holy Gospel of Our Lord Jesus Christ according to Mark 35 James and John, the sons of Zebedee, came forward to him and said to him, “Teacher, we want you to do for us whatever we ask of you.” 36 And he said to them,Continue reading “Mark 10.35-45 | Trinity 20B”

Psalm 90 | Trinity 19B

Dr. John Michael Gutierrez A reading from Psalms 1 Lord, you have been our refuge from one generation to another. 2 Before the mountains were brought forth, or the earth and the world were made, you are God from everlasting, and world without end. 3 You turn man back to the dust; you say, “Return,Continue reading “Psalm 90 | Trinity 19B”

Mark 9.30-37 | Trinity 16 B

John Michael Gutierrez, PhD The Holy Gospel of our Lord Jesus Christ according to Mark 30 They went on from there and passed through Galilee. And he did not want anyone to know, 31 for he was teaching his disciples, saying to them, “The Son of Man is going to be delivered into the handsContinue reading “Mark 9.30-37 | Trinity 16 B”

Proverbs 9:1-18 | Eleventh Sunday after Trinity B

John Michael Gutierrez, PhD A Reading from Proverbs (9.1-18) 1 Wisdom has built her house; she has set up its seven pillars. 2 She has prepared her meat and mixed her wine; she has also set her table. 3 She has sent out her servants, and she calls from the highest point of the city,Continue reading “Proverbs 9:1-18 | Eleventh Sunday after Trinity B”

Isaiah 57:14-21 | Seventh Sunday after Trinity B

John Michael Gutierrez, PhD  14  And it will be said,      “Rise up, Rise up, Clear the path,       Remove the obstacle from the path of my people” 15  For this is what the Exalted and Supreme One says:     — One who resides permanently, his name is Holy One:      “I reside in an elevated and sacred place,Continue reading “Isaiah 57:14-21 | Seventh Sunday after Trinity B”

Psalm 68.1-20 | Sunday after the Ascension B

John Michael Gutierrez, PhD 1 May God arise, may his enemies be scattered;    may his foes flee before him.2 May you blow them away like smoke—    as wax melts before the fire,    may the wicked perish before God.3 But may the righteous be glad    and rejoice before God;    may they be happy and joyful. 4 Sing to God, sing inContinue reading “Psalm 68.1-20 | Sunday after the Ascension B”

Psalm 98 | Easter 3B

John Michael Gutierrez, PhD A psalm.1 Sing to YHWH a new song,    for he has done miraculous things;    his right hand and his holy arm    have worked his salvation.2 YHWH has made his salvation known    and revealed his righteousness to the nations.3 He has remembered his covenant loyalty    his faithfulness to Israel;    all the ends of the earth have seen    theContinue reading “Psalm 98 | Easter 3B”

Psalm 130 | Easter Vigil Year B

John Michael Gutierrez, PhD 1  Out of the depths I cry to you, Lord;2  Lord, hear my voice.    Let your ears be attentive       to my cry for mercy. 3 If you, Lord, kept a record of sins,    Lord, who could stand?4 But with you there is forgiveness,    so that we can, with reverence, serve you. 5 I wait forContinue reading “Psalm 130 | Easter Vigil Year B”