First Reading: Ezekiel 34:11-17
Thus says the Lord GOD: I myself will search for my sheep, and will seek them out. As shepherds seek out their flocks when they are among their scattered sheep, so I...
First Reading: Zephaniah 1:7, 12-18
Be silent before the Lord GOD! For the day of the LORD is at hand; the LORD has prepared a sacrifice, he has consecrated his guests. At that time I will...
First Reading: Amos 5:18-24
Thus says the Lord, the God of hosts, the Lord: Alas for you who desire the day of the LORD! Why do you want the day of the LORD? It...
First Reading: Ecclesiasticus 2:1-11
My child, when you come to serve the Lord,
prepare yourself for testing.
Set your heart right and be steadfast,