Misty Forest Reflection

daily reflections

april 2021

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april 2021

Thursday, April 1, 2021
Holy Thursday of the Lord's Supper
1st Reading: Exodus 12.1-8, 11-14
2nd Reading: 1 Corinthians 11.23-26
Gospel: John 13.1-15

Friday, April 16, 2021
2nd week of Easter
1st Reading: Acts 5.34-42
Gospel: John 6.1-15

Saturday, April 24, 2021
St. Fidelis of Sigmaringen
1st Reading: Acts 9.31-42
Gospel: John 6.53, 60-69++

Friday, April 2, 2021
Good Friday of the Lord's Passion
1st Reading: Isaiah 52.13 – 53.12
2nd Reading: Hebrews 4.14-16; 5.7-9
Gospel: John 18.1 – 19.42

Saturday, April 17, 2021
St. Kateri Tekakwitha
1st Reading: Acts 6.1-7
Gospel: John 6.16-21

Sunday, April 25, 2021
4th Sunday of Easter
1st Reading: Acts 4.7-12
2nd Reading: 1 John 3.1-2
Gospel: John 10.11-18

Saturday, April 3, 2021
Holy Saturday
Readings: no. 41, pp. 278-299; BG, p. 207
Gospel (Year B): Mark 16.1-8

Sunday, April 18, 2021
3rd Sunday of Easter
1st Reading: Acts 3.13-15, 17-19
2nd Reading: 1 John 2.1-5
Gospel: Luke 24.35-48

Monday, April 26, 2021
Our Lady of Good Counsel
1st Reading: Acts 11.1-18
Gospel (Years B, C): John 10.1-10

Sunday, April 4, 2021
Easter Sunday of the Lord's Resurrection
1st Reading: Acts 10.34a, 37-43
2nd Reading: Colossians 3.1-4 or 1 Corinthians 5.6b-8

Gospel: John 20.1-18++ (or shorter) or 
The Easter Vigil Gospel (no. 41)

Monday, April 19, 2021
3rd week of Easter
1st Reading: Acts 6.8-15
Gospel: John 6.22-29

Tuesday, April 27, 2021
4th week of Easter
1st Reading: Acts 11.19-26
Gospel: John 10.22-30

Monday, April 5, 2021
Monday in the Octave of Easter
1st Reading: Acts 2.14, 22-33
Gospel: Matthew 28.8-15

Tuesday, April 20, 2021
4th week of Lent
1st Reading: Acts 7.51-8.1a
Gospel: John 6.30-35

Wednesday, April 28, 2021
St. Louis Grignion de Montfort
1st Reading: Acts 12.24 – 13.5a
Gospel: John 12.44-50

Tuesday, April 6, 2021
Tuesday in the Octave of Easter
1st Reading: Acts 2.36-41
Gospel: John 20.11-18

Wednesday, April 21, 2021
St. Anselm
1st Reading: Acts 8.1b-8
Gospel: John 6.35-40

Thursday, April 29, 2021
St. Catherine of Siena
1st Reading: Acts 13.13-25

Gospel: John 13.16-20

Friday, April 30, 2021
St. Marie of the Incarnation
1st Reading: Acts 13.26-33
Gospel: John 14.1-6

Wednesday, April 7, 2021
Wednesday in the Octave of Easter
1st Reading: Acts 3.1-10
Gospel: Luke 24.13-35

Thursday, April 22, 2021
3rd week of Easter
1st Reading: Acts 8.26-40
Gospel: John 6.44-51

Friday, April 23, 2021
St. George
1st Reading: Acts 9.1-20
Gospel: John 6.52-59

Thursday, April 8, 2021
Thursday in the Octave of Easter
1st Reading: Acts 3.11-26
Gospel: Luke 24.35-48

Friday, April 9, 2021
Friday in the Octave of Easter
1st Reading: Acts 4.1-12
Gospel: John 21.1-14

Saturday, April 10, 2021
Saturday in the Octave of Easter
1st Reading: Acts 4.13-21
Gospel: Mark 16.9-15

Sunday, April 11, 2021
Divine Mercy Sunday
1st Reading: Acts 4.32-35
2nd Reading: 1 John 5.1-6
Gospel: John 20.19-31

Monday, April 12, 2021
2nd week of Easter
1st Reading: Acts 4.23-31
Gospel: John 3.1-8

Tuesday, April 13, 2021
St. Martin 1
1st Reading: Acts 4.32-37
Gospel: John 3.7b-15

Wednesday, April 14, 2021
2nd week of Easter
1st Reading: Acts 5.17-26
Gospel: John 3.16-21

Thursday, April 15, 2021
2nd week of Easter
1st Reading: Acts 5.27-33
Gospel: John 3.31-36