18 February – FIRST SUNDAY OF LENT – Year B

Readings:

Gen 9:8-15: I will recall the covenant between myself and you… the waters shall never again become a flood to destroy all flesh.

Ps 24:4-9: R. Your ways, O Lord, are love and truth, to those who keep your covenant.

1 Pet 3:18-22: The water of the flood is a type of the baptism which saves you now. Praise to you, Lord Jesus Christ, king of endless glory!

No one lives on bread alone, but on every word that comes from the mouth of God.

Praise to you, Lord Jesus Christ, king of endless glory! (Mt 4:4)

Mk 1:12-15: He was tempted by Satan, and the angels looked after him.