3rd Sunday in Ordinary Time – 21st January
This Weeks’s Readings
First Reading: Jonah 3:1-5. 10 Jonah is asked by God to go to the city of Nineveh and call upon the people to repent. They renounce their eveil behaviour and God is merciful to them.
Second Reading Corinthians 7-29-31 The world as we know it is passing away and we should not be too engrossed with material things.
Gospel: Mark 1:14-20 Jesus calls his first disciples and they follow without having any idea where it will lead them.
Let us confess our sins and acknowledge our need for repentance.
Lord, you call us to be faithful disciples.
Lord have mercy.
Lord, you have faith in our power to do good in the world.
Christ, have mercy.
Lord, you bless all peacemakers.
Lord, have mercy.
– From The Living Word
Next Week’s Readings : 4th Sunday in Ordinary Time, 28th Jan 2018
Deuteronomy 18:15-20 Corinthians 7:32-35 Mark 1:21-28