Gospel Reading

Gospel Sunday 23 A

A reading from the holy Gospel according to Matthew                 Matthew 18:15-20 Jesus said to his disciples, “If your brother does something wrong to you, go and tell him in private.  If he listens to you, you have saved your brother’s soul.  If he does not listen, bring one or two people with you – two or three witnesses will be able to tell what happened.  If your brother refuses to listen to these people, report it to the community.  If…

Gospel Sunday 22 A

A reading from the holy Gospel according to Matthew                  Matthew 16, 21-27 Jesus began to explain to his disciples that he himself would go to Jerusalem.  He said that he would suffer a lot because of the Jewish priests and the scribes.  They would condemn him to death.  But on the third day he himself would rise to life.  Then Peter spoke to Jesus in private: “You will die?  No, this must not happen to you.”  But Jesus turned…

Gospel Sunday 21 A

A reading from the holy Gospel according to Matthew.      Matthew 16:13-20 Jesus came to the area of Caesarea Philippi, he asked his disciples, “Who do people say the Son of God is?”  The disciples said, “Some people say you are John the Baptist, other people say you are Elijah, other say you are Jeremiah or one of the prophets.” Jesus said, “But you, who do you think I am?”  Simon Peter answered, “You are Christ, the Son of the living…

Gospel Sunday 19 A

A reading from the holy Gospel according to Matthew.                 Matthew 14:22-23 Jesus told his disciples to go in the boat and go to the other side of the lake.  After this Jesus went up into the hills by himself to pray.  It was getting dark, Jesus was alone and the boat was far away in the lake there was a strong wind and the boat was struggling because of the rough sea.  Between three and six o’clock in…

Gospel Sunday 18 A

A reading from the holy Gospel according to Matthew.            Matthew 14:13-21 When Jesus heard the news about the death of John the Baptist, he left in a boat, and went to a quiet place.  He wanted to be alone, but people knew where Jesus had gone.  They left the town and walked looking for Jesus.  Then Jesus arrived at the shore, he saw a large crowd.  He felt pity for them and he healed the sick people.  It was…

Gospel Sunday 17A

A reading from the holy Gospel according to Matthew.    Matthew 13:44-52 Jesus said to his disciples, “The Kingdom of heaven is like a treasure hidden in a field.  Someone finds the treasure, hides it and covers it up in the field.  That person is happy, sells everything and buys the field. And the kingdom of heaven is like a salesman looking for precious pearls.  One day the salesman found a precious pearl, he went and sold everything he had, and…

Gospel Sunday 16 A

A reading from the holy Gospel according to Matthew.    Matthew 12:24-43 Jesus told a parable to the crowds, “The kingdom of heaven is like a man that sewed good seed in his field.  While everybody was asleep, the enemy came and sowed weeds in the field and then the enemy went away.  Later, when the new wheat grew, the weeds appeared also.  The servant went to the man and said, “You sowed good seeds in the field?  Where did…

Gospel Sunday 14 A

A reading from the holy Gospel according to Matthew                     Matthew 11:25-30 Jesus said, “I praise you Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because you hide these things from clever people and you show these things to children.  Yes, Father, you are happy to do this.  My Father gave me everything.  No one knows the Son, only the Father.  The Father knows the Son.  And no one knows the Father, only the Son.  He (Jesus Christ) knows the Father,…

Gospel Sunday 13 A

A reading from the holy Gospel according to Matthew.    Mt. 10: 37 – 42  Jesus taught the twelve apostles:  “Any person that loves father or mother more than me is not good enough to follow me.  Any person that loves son or daughter more than me is not good enough to follow me.  Any person that will not carry the cross and follow me is not good enough for me.  Any person that wants to keep their own life will…

Gospel Sunday 12 A

A reading from the holy Gospel according to Matthew.  Mt 10: 26 – 33 Jesus taught the twelve apostles:  “Do not be afraid.  Everything that is hidden will be shown.  Everything that is secret will be open to all.  The things I tell you in the dark, you will tell to all people in the daylight.  The things that I tell you as private, you will announce standing on top of the house, for all people to see. Do not be…