St. John's Adoration Chapel

St. John's Adoration Chapel
"Do Not Fear: I am with you. From here I will cast light Be sorry for sin."

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

November 22, 2017 With Blessed Father Alberione

Wednesday, November 22
ST CECILIA, VIRGIN, MARTYR, 
OBLIGATORY MEMORIAL
2 Macc 7: 1, 20-31
Ps 17: 1bcd, 8b and 15
Lk 19: 11-28

Imbued with love, endowed with the right intention, strengthened by prayer, steeped in Scripture, the apostle can take up his editorial task confident that his writings, like the Holy Book, can be for souls, way, truth and life (AE, 167).


PLEASE PRAY FOR OUR DECEASED: Sr Teresa Raballo FSP (1980)--Getulio Rosaverde HFI (1984)--Sr Emanuela Ferrari SGBP--Sr M Cecily Nirappel PD (2003)--Sr Santina Bettega SGBP (2008)--Concetta Milazzo HFI (2008)--Sr Paola Maria Giaconi FSP (2011)--Fr Mariano Betti IJP (2011)--Bro Matsuo Paolo Nakamura SSP (2012)











Monday, November 20, 2017

November 21, 2017 With Blessed Father Alberione

Tuesday, November 21
PRESENTATION OF THE BLESSED VIRGIN
MARY, OBLIGATORY MEMORIAL
2 Macc 6: 18-31
Ps 3: 2-7
Lk 19: 1-10

Mary is the joy of the Father Who was pleased of His creation: <> He was much more pleased with Mary, His masterpiece (BM1: 454)


PLEASE PRAY FOR OUR DECEASED: Sr Carmela Castella FSP (1975)--Bro Giocchino Imbruglia SSP (1988)--Sr M Eulalia Zinnamosca PD (1991)--Sr M Cecilia Sorrento FSP (1992)--Bruno Squaratti GABRIELITE (1995)--Bro Paolo Richard SSP (1999)--Fr Bruno Minelli IJP (2000)--Sr Gemma M Orsina FSP (2005)--Sr M Graziana Lo Scialpo FSP (2008)--Fr Sergio Cinelli IJP (2012)--Mons Giovanni Lo Iacono IJP (2012)--M Andreina (Ada) D'Ambrosio IAM (2012)--Sr M Alma Libera PD (2015)--Fr Furio Fabbri IJP (2015)--Adam Burnieika (1937)--Angelo Mangiere (1964)--Joseph Ricciutti (2005)--Sharon J McPeck (2009)










November 20, 2017 With Blessed Father Alberione

Monday, November 20
ORDINARY WEEKDAY
1 Macc 1: 10-15, 41-43, 54-57, 62-63
Ps 1119: 53-61: 53, 61, 134, 150, 155, 158
Lk 18: 35-43

It's not possible to love God if we do (not) love the children of God, who are all the people. Love Jesus in our brothers and love the brothers for the love of Jesus (AP 1959, p. 123-124).


PLEASE PRAY FOR OUR DECEASED: Sr Bartolomea Vivian FSP (1984)--Fr Felice Bonicco SSP (1985)--Fr Alberto Desiati IJP (1991)--Sr M Aparecida Ziglio FSP (2005)--Fr SErgio Bruno IJP (2006)--Sr Bernardetta Aprea FSP (2009)-Sr Giuseppina Maugeri SGBP (2010)--Ludovina Giannantoni IAM (2015)--Fr Peter Higgins (2012)









Sunday, November 19, 2017

What Does God Require?



God only asks you to do your best.
Monsignor Robert Hugh Benson

Saturday, November 18, 2017

November 19, 2017 With Blessed Father Alberione

Sunday, November 19
THIRTY-THIRD SUNDAY IN ORDINARY TIME
Prov 31: 10-13, 19-20, 30-31
Ps 128: 1-5
1 Thes 5: 1-6
Mt 25: 14-30

If we do not love we are not the disciples of Jesus and we will find ourselves outside of His school. And if we are not disciples of Jesus, of who are we? (FSP44, p 646).


PLEASE PRAY FOR OUR DECEASED: Sr Vincenza Vassena FSP (1967)--Mons Giusepe Battaglia IJP (1984)--Sr M Giuseppina Coren FSP (1997)--Sr Cecilia Leonardi FSP (2000)--Serafin Castillo Beltran  HFI (2000)--Sr M Amabile Girlanda PD (2002)--Antonio Mazzon SGBP (2011)--Marilyn Fortuna (1972)--Paulino Albano (1984)--Andrew L. Boado (no year)









Friday, November 17, 2017

November 18, 2017 With Blessed Father Alberione

Saturday, November 18
OPTIONAL MEMORIAL OF THE BLESSED VIRGIN MARY,
DEDICATION OF THE CHURCHES OF PETER AND PAUL,
ROSE PHILIPPINE DUCHESNE, VIRGIN, RELIGIOUS, MISSIONARY
ORDINARY WEEKDAY
Wis 18: 14-16; 19: 6-9
Ps 105: 2-3, 36-37, 42-43
Lk 18: 1-8

Our petitions to God should flow from an apostolic heart; a heart overflowing with love of God and of men...Recommending to Hi our own individual needs and those of society (AE, 78).


PLEASE PRAY FOR OUR DECEASED: Sr Carmela Castella FSP (1975)--Bro Gioacchino Imbruglia SSP (1988)--Sr M Eulalia Zinnamosca PD (1991)--Sr M Cecilia Sorrento FSP (1992)--Bruno Squaratti GABRIELLITE (1995)--Bro Paolo Richard SSP (1999)--Fr Bruno Minelli IJP (2000)--Sr Gemma M Orsina FSP (2005)--Sr M Graziana Lo Scialpo FSP  IJP (2012)--M Andreina (Ada) D'ambrosio IAM (2012)--Sr M Alma Libera PD (2015)--Fr Furio Fabbri IJP (2015)--Adam Burnieika (1937)--Angelo Mangiere (1964)--Joseph Ricciutti (2005)--Sharon J Mcpeck (2009).








Thursday, November 16, 2017

November 16, 2017 With Blessed Father Alberione

Friday, November 17
ST ELIZABETH OF HUNGARY, MARRIED WOMAN,
RELIGIOUS, OBLIGATORY MEMORIAL
Wis 13: 1-9
Ps 19: 2-5ab
Lk 17: 26-37

To become religious does not mean being dressed as a nun while keeping a worldly mind; it means first of all to become religious in mind (mentality) (FSP41, p. 115).

PLEASE PRAY FOR OUR DECEASED: Fr Felice Stevezzoli SSP (1990)--Sr M Antonia Tommasiello PD (1995)--Sr M Fidelis Suaybaguio FSP (1999)--Sr Angiolina Giacca (Giacaz) FSP (2005)--Sr M Concetta Messina PD (2008)--Fr Giuseppe Soro SSP (2009)--Fr Peter Lenehan (1991).







Wednesday, November 15, 2017

November 16, 2017 With Blessed Father Alberione

Thursday, November 16
ST MARGARET OF SCOTLAND, MARRIED WOMAN
ST GERTRUDE THE GREAT, VIRGIN, RELIGIOUS
ORDINARY WEEKDAY
Wis 7: 22b- 8: 1
Ps 119: 89-91, 130, 135, 175
Lk 17: 20-25

As material bread is transformed into the body and blood of man, so the Eucharist is transformed into Jesus. Jesus changes us into Himself as we change the food into ourselves (FSP44 p 620).

PLEASE PRAY FOR OUR DECEASED: Sr Metilde Betocchi PD (1956)—Sr Bice Riva FSP (1988)—Fr Giuseppe Fossato SSP (1991)—Sr M Timotea Barcia FSP (1995)—Fr José Carlos Feliciano SSP (1996)-Sr M Emilia Molaschi FSP (1996)—Fr Vincenzo Afeltra IJP (1997)-Francesco Badellino HFI (2005)—Fr. Wilfried Paschen IJP (2006)—Fr Valentino Grosso SSP (2013)—Sr Corinna Leone FSP (2013)—Chuck Foughty (w005)






Tuesday, November 14, 2017

November 15, 2017 With Blessed Father Alberione

Wednesday, November 15
ST ALBERT THE GREAT, BISHOP,
RELIGIOUS, DOCTOR
ORDINARY WEEKDAY
Wis 6: 1-11
Ps 82: 3-4, 6-7
Lk 17: 11-19
                    
Not only must I avoid having a wicked heart, but I should not even tolerate to have an insensitive, indifferent heart. I have to develop all those sentiments that make the heart benevolent (BM!, 116)

PLEASE PRAY FOR OUR DECEASED: Sr M Tecla Mitake (2005)--Sr Romilde Berbati FSP (2008)--Fr Victor Tomas Larrauri Uzquiano SSP (2014)--Fr Domenico Tomaino IJP (2015)--Antonio Cecchetti HFI (2015)