Reaching out with God's Love

Scripture Readings

Posted by on Mar 22, 2017 in Announcement, Scriptures |

Sunday   March 26, 2017

 

First Reading:   1 Samuel 16:1-13

Samuel Anointed David even though he was the eighth-oldest son of Jesse and did not match his brothers in height or other physical characteristics. With the anointing came endowment with the Spirit of the Lord, designating David as the Lord’s chosen successor to Saul.

Second Reading:   Ephesians 5:8-14

Because we now live in the divine light that is Jesus Christ, we conduct our lives in ways that reflect the light of Christ, so that our activity is truly pleasing to God.

Gospel:   John 9:1-41

Jesus heals a man born blind, provoking a hostile reaction that he regards as spiritual blindness to the things of God.