Sacred Heart
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Sacred Heart Church
565 West Kettering St.
Lancaster, California 93534
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  Week of May 17, 2015

Sunday: The Ascension of the Lord; World Communications Day
Monday: St. John I
Wednesday: St. Bernardine of Siena
Thursday: St. Christopher Magellanes and Companions; Julian Calendar Ascension
Friday: St. Rita of Cascia
Saturday: Vigil of Pentecost
Sunday May 17, 2015 - Today’s Readings

First Reading — This Jesus who has been taken up from you into heaven will return in the same way as you have seen him going into heaven (Acts 1:1-11).

Psalm — God mounts his throne to shouts of joy: a blare of trumpets for the Lord (Psalm 47).

Second Reading — God is love (1 John 4:7-10) or 1 John 4:11- 16God seated Jesus at his right hand in the heavens (Ephesians 1:17-23) or Ephesians 4:1-13 [1-7, 11-13].

Gospel — The Lord Jesus was taken up into heaven and took his seat at the right hand of God (Mark 16:15-20.

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Readings for the Week linked from USCCB:

Monday May 18, 2015
Tuesday May 19, 2015
Wednesday May 20, 2015
Thursday May 21, 2015
Friday May 22, 2015
Saturday May 23, 2015
Sunday May 24, 2015
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