The Mission of the Laity
That the lay faithful may fulfill their specific mission, by responding with creativity to the challenges that face the world today.
Responsorial Psalm PS 98:1, 2-3, 3-4
The Lord has revealed to the nations his saving power.
Reading 2 1 JN 4:7-10
Beloved, let us love one another, because love is of God;
Gospel JN 15:9-17
Jesus said to his disciples: “As the Father loves me, so I also love you.
Remain in my love. I have called you friends, because I have told you everything I have heard from my Father.
Saint Katharine Drexel
The extent of our love for another is measured, not so much by words of affection spoken as by acts of kindness which a living heart prompts.