8 August – SAINT MARY OF THE CROSS

Readings:

1 Kg 17:8-16: The jar of meal shall not be spent …
Ps 62:1-8: R. My soul clings to you; your right hand holds me fast.
Col 3:12-17: Bear with one another, forgive each other.
Alleluia, alleluia! Many women were there by the cross, watching from a distance, the same women who had followed Jesus and looked after him. Alleluia! (Mt 27:55)
Mt 6:25-34: Do not worry about your life.