Friday 17 August 2018 (other days)
Friday of week 19 in Ordinary Time
Give thanks to the Lord, for his great love is without end.
Year: B(II). Psalm week: 3. Liturgical Colour: Green.
|Other saints: Bl Angelus Mazzinghi (c.1386-1438)|
About the author of the Second Reading in today's Office of Readings:
|Second Reading: St Pacian (c. 310–391)|
|Liturgical colour: green|
|Mid-morning reading (Terce)||Romans 1:16-17 ©|
The power of God saves all who have faith – Jews first, but Greeks as well – since this is what reveals the justice of God to us: it shows how faith leads to faith, or as scripture says: The upright man finds life through faith.
|Noon reading (Sext)||Romans 3:21-22 ©|
God’s justice that was made known through the Law and the Prophets has now been revealed outside the Law, since it is the same justice of God that comes through faith to everyone who believes.
|Afternoon reading (None)||Ephesians 2:8-9 ©|
It is by grace that you have been saved, through faith; not by anything of your own, but by a gift from God; not by anything that you have done, so that nobody can claim the credit.
Scripture readings taken from The Jerusalem Bible, published and copyright © 1966, 1967 and 1968 by Darton, Longman & Todd, Ltd and Doubleday, a division of Random House, Inc, and used by permission of the publishers. For on-line information about other Random House, Inc. books and authors, see the Internet web site at http://www.randomhouse.com.
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