This Week's Readings
The prophet suffers in carrying out his mission, but is sustained by the firm belief that God will not abandon him.
Philippians 2: 6-11
Because Jesus stooped to assume our human condition and gave away his life on the cross, we should learn to follow the pattern of his self-sacrifice.
Matthew 21: 1-11
This Gospel, normally read before the Palm Procession at the beginning of today’s liturgy, tells of Jesus’ entry into Jerusalem not as a conquering warrior but as the humble bearer of Good News.