Liturgy of the Hours
September 18 Evening Praise
Daily Reflections August 2020
September 1 | Lk 4:31-37 How does God’s healing words astonish me today?
September 2 | 1Cor 3:1-9 As a co-worker of God, to whom am I spreading the message of love?
September 3 | St. Gregory the Great, Feast Lk 5:1-11 To whom am I called to share God’s goodness?
September 4 | 1Cor 4:1-5 What are my heart’s motives as I navigate this health crisis?
September 5 | Psalm 145:17-21 What are the desires I share with Jesus?
September 6 | 23rd Sunday of Ordinary Time Mt 18: 15-20 As I gather with two or three others, for what do I pray?
September 7 | Lk 6:6-11 When do the rules weigh more than my compassionate heart?
September 8 | Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Mt. 1:18-23 How do I experience Emmanuel/God is with us?
September 9 | St. Peter Claver, Mem. Lk 6:20-26 As I pray the Beatitudes, what rules my heart?
September 10 | Psalm 139 “O Lord, you have probed me and you know me.” What is this like?
September 11 | Lk 6:39-42 What does the beam in my eye signify that I want Jesus to remove?
September 12 | 1Cor 10:14-22 what is NOT “partaking of the one bread” been like during this pandemic?
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September 14 | Exaltation of the Holy Cross, Feast Numbers 21:4b-9 In the face of patience worn thin, what does my attitude look like?
September 15 | Our Lady of Sorrows Psalm 100 1b-5 What does it feel like to be “the sheep of God’s flock?”
September 16 | Sts. Cornelius and Cyprian, Mem. 1Cor 12:31-13:13 How have I known “love to never fail?”
September 17 | Lk 7:36-50 How do I model the gracious hospitality of Jesus?
September 18 | 1Cor 15:12-20 Six words tell the NT story: “He lives, and so do we!” How does this impact my life?
September 19 | Palm56:10c-12, 13-14 How am I “walking in the presence of God, in the light of the living?
September 20 | 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time Mt 20:1-16 How does Christ’s economy impact my heart?
September 21 | St. Matthew, Feast Mt 9:9-13 What mercy do I need from God today?
September 22 | Psalm 119: 1, 27, 30, 34, 35, 44 What guidance do I desire as I navigate this pandemic?
September 23 | St. Pius of Pietrelcina, Mem. Lk 9:1-6 How am I more vulnerable due to the pandemic?
September 24 | Psalm 90: 3-6, 12-14, 17bc “Prosper the work of my hand.” For what do I wish to be remembered?
September 25 | Eccl. 3:1-11 How is the wearing of face masks and physical distancing being etched on my heart?
September 26 | Eccl. 11:9-12:8 How am I living my dreams, following my heart, making the most of life today?
September 27 | 26th Sunday in Ordinary Time Phil 2: 1-11 How is my attitude similar to Christ’s attitude?
September 28 | Lk 9:46-50 How do I try to be the least rather than the greatest?
September 29 | Sts. Michael, Gabriel and Raphael, Feast Psalm 138:1-5 How do I experience angels in my life?
September 30 | St. Jerome Lk 9:57-62 What does following Jesus in these challenging times for our church and nation look like?