August 23, 2013

August 23

August 23, 2013:  Friday, 20th week, Ordinary Time

Ru 1:1, 3-6, 14b-16, 22  Ruth, left with neither sons nor husband, to Naomi: "Wherever you go, I will go, wherever you lodge I will lodge, your people shall be my people, and your God my God.”

Ps 146:5-10  Praise the Lord, my soul!

Mt 22:34-40 Pharisee: “Which commandment is greatest?” Love God with heart, soul, mind. 2nd: Love neighbor as self. Law, prophets depend on them.”

Music

Remember Wherever you go by Gregory Norbet of Weston Priory?  (Ever hear it with accordion??)  More recently, there's David Haas's version (duet with piano).


  • "Knot with two jewels" tie bar:  two linked jewels for Ruth and Naomi (1st reading)
  • "Eyeball" tie pin:  Lord gives sight to the blind (psalm)








"Hearts" suspenders:  "Love the Lord your God with your whole heart "(gospel)




Wordle: Readings 8-23-13
Today's word cloud