Liturgy of the Hours
January 20 Evening Prayer
Daily Reflections January 2020
January 1 | Solemnity of Mary. Mother of God Lk 2:16-21. How will I, like Mary, reflect on happenings in my daily life?
January 2 | Sts. Basil and Gregory Jn 1:19-28. What might I hear Jesus asking of me at the dawning of this new year?
January 3 | Epiphany Mt 2:1-12 What new epiphanies/revelations of the Divine have I recently discovered?
January 4 | Elizabeth Ann Seton Mt 4:12-17, 23-25 What am I willing to risk to share the Good News of Jesus?
January 5 | St. John Neumann 1Jn 4:7-10 How do I experience God’s love being enough for me? What is enough?
January 6 | 1Jn 4:11-18 How has the words “perfect love casts out fear” helped me deal with the Covid environment?
January 7 | Lk 4:14-22a How am I a messenger of glad tidings to the poor, a liberator of captives?
January 8 | Mk 6:45-52. Reflect on Jesus’ words “do not be afraid.” What meaning does this message hold for you?
January 9 | Jn 3:22-30 What of my Advent/Christmas prayer and reflection will I take into Ordinary Time?
January 10 | Baptism of the Lord Is 55:1-11 What has the Word given birth in me during the Christmas season?
January 11 | Mk 1:14-20 What keeps me from following Jesus and being one of the fishers of people?
January 12 | Mk 1:21-28 How have I known Jesus to be “the Holy One of God” during the pandemic?
January 13 | Heb 2:14-18 What has suffering taught me and how has it helped me when being tested?
January 14 | Heb 3:7-14 What voices are difficult for me to hear? Why are they difficult?
January 15 | Heb 4:1-5, 11 How am I re-energized by taking time for Sabbath? What does that look like?
January 16 | Mk 2:13-17 What is my response to Jesus’ words “Come follow Me?”
January 17 | 2nd Sunday in Ordinary Time Jn1:35-42 What am I looking for from Jesus?
January 18 | Heb 5:1-10 How has suffering taught me obedience?
January 19 | Ps 111:5 “The Lord will remember his covenant forever.” What helps me to trust this statement?
January 20 | Mk 3:1-6 How do I use the power that I have? For good or do I abuse it?
January 21 | St. Agnes Ps 40:8-9a “Here am I , Lord; I come to do your will.”
January 23 | Mk 3:20-21 What in Jesus’ behavior surprises me? How do I surprise others?
January 24 | 3rd Sunday in OT Ps 25:4a “Teach me your ways, O Lord.” What do I want to learn from Jesus?
January 25 | Conversion of St. Paul Mk 16:15-18 How do I experience myself as a disciple of Jesus?
January 26 | Sts.Timothy and Titus Mk 3:31-35 In what ways do I daily choose to do the will of God?
January 27 | Heb 10:11-18 What law do I want written on my heart in the midst of this pandemic?
January 28 | St. Thomas Aquinas. Mk 3:31-35. How is God showing you kindness and truth?
January 29 | Mk 4:26-34 What do I need for the seed of God’s word to take further root and grow in me?
January 30 | Mk 4:35-41 In what or whom do I place my hope and why?
January 31 | 4th Sunday in OT 1Cor 7:32-35 What do I need to focus on God and give to God my anxieties?