liturgical calendar

Saint of the Day:

Saint Martha (1st century)


  • Reading 1: Exodus 34:29-35
  • Responsorial Psalm: Psalm 99:5, 6, 7, 9
  • Alleluia: John 8:12
  • Gospel: John 11:19-27
  • Alternate Gospel: Luke 10:38-42


When Martha is first mentioned in the Bible, she is preoccupied with preparing the meal and house for Jesus and his guests. She criticizes her sister for not helping with ...



classroom activities

Stewards of Creation

A reflection exercise on personal stewardship of creation.

Parent Tip Sheet 2: Three Key Family Faith Activities

A tip sheet for parents focusing on three key family faith activities.

Is This Mary or Martha?

Read each sentence, and decide if it describes Mary or Martha. Write your choice on the line that follows.