“Then Jesus told his disciples a parable to teach them that they should always pray and never become discouraged”

Luke 18:1

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JMcCay@christtheking.notts.sch.uk

 

Bishop Patrick McKinney:

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http://www.stbarnabascathedral.org.uk/01_Community/livestream.html

Nottingham Diocesan Catholic Youth Service:

NDCYS.com/live

Notices

 

 

We start with the Sign of the Cross.

Monday of the 3rd week of Eastertide

LECTIO DIVINA

LECTIO – Read

Are there any words or phrases that impact you?

MEDITATIO – Reflect

What is the message that God trying to say to us?

ORATIO – Respond

How am I going to respond to God’s message?

CONTEMPLATIO – Rest

Spend a moment contemplating and allow God to work in you.

 

A reading from the first letter of Saint Paul to the Corinthians.

Every test that you have experienced is the kind that normally comes to people. But God keeps His promise, and He will not allow you to be tested beyond your power to remain firm; at the time you are put to the test, He will give you the strength to endure it, and so provide you with a way out.

The Word of the Lord.
Thanks be to God.

NOVENA

THE WORD:

“We know that in all things God works for good with those who love Him, those whom He has called according to His purpose.”

(Romans 8:28)

THE THOUGHT:

No matter what happens, I will be okay, because I have God.

THE PRAYER:

Father,

help me to know forgiveness; help my disbelief.

Glory Be …

YOUR INTENTION:

I want to pray for …

BEATITUDES

MUSIC

ACTIVITY

Make something to give to a checkout worker that makes their day better.

PRAYER

Let us pray to the Lord,
who is our refuge and stronghold:

For the health and well-being of our nation,
that all who are fearful and anxious
may be at peace and free from worry.

Through Christ our Lord.

Amen.

We end by making the Sign of the Cross.

We start with the Sign of the Cross.

Tuesday of the 3rd week of Eastertide

LECTIO DIVINA

LECTIO – Read

Are there any words or phrases that impact you?

MEDITATIO – Reflect

What is the message that God trying to say to us?

ORATIO – Respond

How am I going to respond to God’s message?

CONTEMPLATIO – Rest

Spend a moment contemplating and allow God to work in you.

 

A reading from the second letter of Saint Paul to the Thessalonians.

But the Lord is faithful, and He will strengthen you and keep you safe from the Evil One. May the Lord lead you into a greater understanding of God’s love and the endurance that is given by Christ.

The Word of the Lord.
Thanks be to God.

NOVENA

THE WORD:

“Every test that you have experience is the kind that normally comes to people. But God keeps His promise, and He will not allow you to be tested beyond your power to remain firm; at the time you are put to the test, He will give you the strength to endure it, and so provide you with a way out.”

(1 Corinthians 10:13)

THE THOUGHT:

In every situation I face, there is always a solution.

THE PRAYER:

Father,

help me not to lose heart; come to find me when I lose my way.

Our Father …

YOUR INTENTION:

I want to pray for …

BEATITUDES

MUSIC

ACTIVITY

Leave a nice message on your refuse bins to make the collectors smile.

PRAYER

Let us pray to the Lord,
who is our refuge and stronghold:
For the isolated and housebound,
that we may be alert to their needs,
and care for them in their vulnerability.

Through Christ our Lord.

Amen.

We end with the Sign of the Cross.

We start with the Sign of the Cross.

Saint Catherine of Sienna, Virgin, Doctor

LECTIO DIVINA

LECTIO – Read

Are there any words or phrases that impact you?

MEDITATIO – Reflect

What is the message that God trying to say to us?

ORATIO – Respond

How am I going to respond to God’s message?

CONTEMPLATIO – Rest

Spend a moment contemplating and allow God to work in you.

 

A reading from the book of Deuteronomy.

Be determined and confident. Do not be afraid of them. Your God, the Lord Himself, will be with you. He will not fail you or abandon you.

The Word of the Lord.
Thanks be to God.

NOVENA

THE WORD:

“Let us give thanks to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the merciful Father, the God from whom all help comes! He helps us in all our troubles, so that we are able to help others who have all kinds of troubles, using the same help that we ourselves have received from God.”

(2 Corinthians 1:3-4)

THE THOUGHT:

God is comforting, strengthening, healing and providing for those who have been negatively impacted by the Coronavirus.

THE PRAYER:

Father,

I sometimes refuse to believe.

Help me to be patient,

help me to hear the Good News and to share that faith with others.

Hail Mary …

YOUR INTENTION:

I want to pray for …

BEATITUDES

MUSIC

ACTIVITY

Send a message to your teacher to brighten their day.

PRAYER

Let us pray to the Lord,
who is our refuge and stronghold:
For our homes and families,
our schools and young people,
and all in any kind of need or distress.

Through Christ our Lord.

Amen.

Saint Catherine of Sienna

R/ pray for us

We end with the Sign of the Cross.

We start with the Sign of the Cross.

Thursday of the 3rd week of Eastertide

LECTIO DIVINA

LECTIO – Read

Are there any words or phrases that impact you?

MEDITATIO – Reflect

What is the message that God trying to say to us?

ORATIO – Respond

How am I going to respond to God’s message?

CONTEMPLATIO – Rest

Spend a moment contemplating and allow God to work in you.

 

A reading from the book of Isaiah.

Do not be afraid – I am with you! I am your God – let nothing terrify you! I will make you strong and help you; I will protect you and save you.

The Word of the Lord.
Thanks be to God.

NOVENA

THE WORD:

“For God loved the world so much that He gave His only Son, so that everyone who believes in Him may not die but have eternal life.”

(John 3:16)

THE THOUGHT:

Because I am a follower of Jesus, I have the greatest gift of eternal life right now.

THE PRAYER:

Father,

help me to know myself loved and forgiven;

help me to love and forgive others,

as You have loved me.

Our Father …

YOUR INTENTION:

I want to pray for …

BEATITUDES

MUSIC

ACTIVITY

Write a prayer and send it to somebody in the post.

PRAYER

Let us pray to the Lord,
who is our refuge and stronghold:
For a blessing on our local community,
that our neighbourhoods may be places of trust and friendship,
where all are known and cared for.

Through Christ our Lord.

Amen.

We end with the Sign of the Cross.

We start with the Sign of the Cross.

Today’s Scripture reflection from Joe.

 

STAY HOME. STAY SAFE. BE KIND.

Have a great weekend everybody! 🙂

We end with the Sign of the Cross.

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