Mass Readings and Scripture
As Catholics, the scriptures play a vital role in our life as disciples of Jesus. The scriptures give us a clear lens into the life, ministry, and actions of Jesus — constantly inspiring and challenging us to grow closer to God.
Below you will find the complete readings used at Mass today all over the world. If you scroll down you can find the readings for the rest of the week. Try looking over the readings before you come to mass… it will help you draw closer to what God is trying to tell you!
Follow along with the daily mass readings by using the links below. The first is from the Catholic Bishops and includes the readings of the day. The second link is for the Liturgy of the Hours – a form of scripture based, daily prayer, and the third is for the entire Bible in the Catholic translation we use at mass.
Resources for Scripture
There are many great resources for reflecting, praying, and studying with scripture. The following resources can help you dive deeper into the meaning of the passages. These are a great way to study before attending mass!
Daily Reflections from Creighton University
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Daily Video Reflections from the USCCB
Recorded every day Click Here to Watch
Sunday Scripture Reflections from St. Louis University
Readings, Reflections, Music and More Click to View
Word Among Us Daily Reflections
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For Parents: CatholicMoms Sunday Mass Resources
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Documents and Articles
How Does a Catholic Read the Bible? By Fr. James Martin
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How to Start Reading the Bible By Mark Hart
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