14th August, 2021

FIRST READINGA reading from the Book of Joshua (Joshua24: 14-29)“Choose this day whom you will serve.” In those days: Joshua spoke to the people, saying, “Now therefore fear the Lord, and serve him in sincerity and in faithfulness; put away the gods which your fathers served beyond the River, and in Egypt, and serve the … [Read more…]

13th August, 2021

FIRST READINGA reading from the Book of Joshua (Joshua 24:1-13)I took your father from beyond the River,’ I brought you out of Egypt,’ I brought you to the land. In those days: Joshua gathered all the tribes of Israel to Shechem, and summoned the elders, the heads, the judges, and the officers of Israel; and … [Read more…]

12th August, 2021

FIRST READINGA reading from the Book of Joshua (Joshua 3 :7-10a.11.13-17)“The ark of the covenant of the Lord is to pass over before you into the Jordan.” In those days: The Lord said to Joshua, “This day I will begin to exalt you in the sight of all Israel, that they may know that, as … [Read more…]

11th August, 2021

FIRST READINGA reading from the Book of Deuteronomy (Deuteronomy34:1-12)Moses died there, according to the word of the Lord, and there has not arisen a prophet like him. In those days: Moses went up from the plains of Moab to Mount Nebo, to the top of Pisgah, which is opposite Jericho. And the Lord showed him … [Read more…]

10th August, 2021

FIRST READING      A reading from the second Letter of Saint Paul to the Corinthians (2 Corinthians 9:6b- 10)“God loves a cheerful giver.” Brethren: He who sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and he who sows bountifully will also reap bountifully. Each one must do as he has made up his mind, not reluctantly or under compulsion, … [Read more…]