Readings of the day

First Reading: Joel 4, 12-21
Psalm: 96 (97), 1-2.5-6.11-12

Gospel: Lk 11, 27-28

While he was saying this, a woman in the crowd raised her voice and said to him, “Blessed is the womb that bore you and the breasts that nursed you!” But he said, “Blessed rather are those who hear the word of God and obey it!”

Saint of the day: Saint Dionisius, bishop & companions, martyrs