23 October – Thirtieth Sunday in Ordinary Time – Year C

Readings:
Sirach 35:12-14, 16-19: The prayer of the humble will penetrate the heavens.
Ps 33:2-3, 17-19, 23: R. The Lord hears the cry of the poor.
2 Tim 4:6-8, 16-18: All that remains is the crown of righteousness reserved for me.
Alleluia, alleluia! God was in Christ to reconcile the world to himself; and the Good News of reconciliation he has entrusted to us. Alleluia! (2 Cor 5:19)
Lk 18:9-14: The publican returned to his home justified; the pharisee did not.