Readings of the day
First Reading: Joshua 24, 14-29
Psalm: 15 (16), 1-2a & 5.7-8.11
Gospel: Mt 19, 13-15
Children were brought to Jesus that he might lay his hands on them and pray.
The disciples rebuked them, but Jesus said, “Let the children come to me, and do not prevent them; for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.”
After he placed his hands on them, he went away.