Lectio Divina

Palm Sunday

Vie, 03 Abr 20, Lectio Divina - Año A, Lectio Divina

  Is 50:4-7 Phil 2 : 6-11 Mt 26:14-27:66,27:11-54 The story, which begins of Palm Sunday, is basically a human drama; it is our drama. As Jesus enters into his final week, he takes humanity with him and continues to do so every Easter. We are not...

V Sunday of Lent

Mié, 25 Mar 20, Lectio Divina - Año A, Lectio Divina

Ezekiel 37: 12-14; Psalm 130: 1-2, 3-4, 5-6, 7-8; Romans 8: 8-11; John 11: 1-45   In the first reading, Prophet Ezekiel reminds the people who are in exile that even though it seems like they have no life, God promises to breathe the divine...

IV Sunday of Lent

Mié, 18 Mar 20, Lectio Divina - Año A, Lectio Divina

The liturgy of IV Sunday of Lent invites us to clear the three dimensions of the sights of a person. In the first reading, the Lord sends Samuel on the mission of electing David as the King of Israel. Vs. 6-7 and 12 explains the contrast between the ways...

III Sunday of Lent

Mié, 11 Mar 20, Lectio Divina - Año A, Lectio Divina

Moses experiences a deeper faith in God's Word. The Samaritan woman experiences a new life in Christ. There are two different lives represented in us: the "old life" and the "new life." In the "old life," we live according to the faults and infirmities we...

2nd SUNDAY OF THE LENT

Mié, 04 Mar 20, Lectio Divina - Año A, Lectio Divina

Gen 12:1-4;          2Thi 1:8-10;       Mt 17: 1-9 Lent is a time when we call on the Lord to recall the mercy and tender heart he has always had for his chosen people. We are...

I Sunday of Lent

Vie, 28 Feb 20, Lectio Divina - Año A, Lectio Divina

Readings:  Genesis 2: 7-9, 3: 1-7; Psalm 51: 3-4, 5-6, 12-13, 14, 17; Romans 5: 12-19; Matthew 4: 1-11  GOD does give a promise that there will be a conflict between humankind (the offspring of the woman) and evil (the offspring of the...

VII Sunday of ordinary time

Vie, 21 Feb 20, Lectio Divina - Año A, Lectio Divina

In the first reading of this Sunday’s liturgy in v.1, we read that God is speaking to Moses who is chosen by God to speak to the Israel community. v.2 that God desires that the whole community of Israel should become holy as God is Holy. Israel’s...

VI Sunday of Ordinary Time

Sáb, 15 Feb 20, Lectio Divina - Año A, Lectio Divina

The First Reading, Sirach 15:15-20, stresses the responsibility that flows from human freedom of choice. In line with Ben Sirach’s identification of the Law with Wisdom, it insists on the necessity to observe the commandments (of the Law) if one is...

V Sunday in Ordinary Time

Sáb, 08 Feb 20, Lectio Divina - Año A, Lectio Divina

Isaiah 58: 7-10 1 Corinthians2: 1-5 Matthew 5:13-16    In the first reading of today, Prophet Isaiah stresses two things in order to enjoy God’s favour. That is, the poor should be helped with food and clothing and the accusing finger should...

Feast of the presentation of the Lord

Sáb, 01 Feb 20, Lectio Divina - Año A, Lectio Divina

The Church celebrates the feast of the Presentation of the Lord which occurs forty days after the birth of Jesus and is also known as Candlemas day since the blessing and procession of candles is included in today's liturgy Presentation of the Lord....

Third Sunday

Dom, 26 Ene 20, Lectio Divina - Año A, Lectio Divina

Mathew 4: 12-23 Opening Prayer: Lord, as a mere menu in hand cannot quench our hunger nor nourish our body, we got to relish and digest the food to unlock its life-giving energy to support our health. Allow your Word to pierce our inmost being to let...

Second Sunday

Vie, 17 Ene 20, Lectio Divina - Año A, Lectio Divina

I will make you the light of the nations so that my salvation may reach the ends of the earth: This beautiful oracle is the second of four “Songs of the Servant” in the Book of Isaiah. (The others are 42:1-4, or 1-7; 50:4-9, or 4-11; 52:13-53:12.)...

Baptism of the Lord

Sáb, 11 Ene 20, Lectio Divina - Año A, Lectio Divina

Our first reading this time is the first suffering servant song of Isaiah. The suffering servant represents the finest qualities of Israel and her great leaders. In this first song, he is a “chosen one” like Moses, David, and all Israel; as the Servant,...

The Epiphany of the Lord

Sáb, 04 Ene 20, Lectio Divina - Año A, Lectio Divina

 “Epiphany” means manifestation. And the “Epiphany of the Lord” is Jesus’ manifestation not only to these three Magi from the East, but it’s also a symbolic but real manifestation of the Christ to the whole world. These Magi, traveling from...

The Feast of Holy Family

Sáb, 28 Dic 19, Lectio Divina - Año A, Lectio Divina

The devotion to the Holy Family was born in Bethlehem, together with the Baby Jesus. The shepherds went to adore the Child and, at the same time, they gave honor to His family. Later, in a similar way, the three wise men came from the East to adore and give...