Click to read more
The descent of the Holy Spirit on the Apostles marks the beginning of this particular liturgical period. During its seven weeks the Church meditates deeply on the work of the Holy Spirit in humanity, sanctifying, transforming and elevating it to the heights of divinity. Continue reading...
Click to read more
2017
2017
4 June 2017, First Sunday of Slihe
Importance of this day Sunday of Pentecost
Weeks of the Apostles begins. This liturgical period starts on the Sunday of Pentecost that commemorates the descent of the Holy Spirit upon the disciples of Christ. Pentecost falls on the tenth day after Ascension Thursday.
Click to read the Biblical reflections of the day, prepared by Fr. George Kaniarakath, CMI.
Click to read the Biblical reflections of the day, prepared by Fr. Paul Kalluveettil, CMI.
Icon/Picture of the day:
Qeryana I (Old Testament Reading I): Exodus 19:1-9, 20:18-21
Qeryana II (Old Testament Reading II): Acts 2:1-21
Engarta (Epistle Reading): 1 Corinthians 12:1-27
Evangalion (Gospel): John 14:15-16, 25-26, 15:26-16:15, Listen Recorded Bible in Malayalam (from the translation of Peshitta Bible)
Prayer of the dayJesus in whom alone we can find rest, on this day of the descent of the Paraclete, the Comforter, grant us faultless justice. Having received His holy gifts, may we cast off the old man completely. Transform us, O Lord, into pure dwelling-places for Your Divinity, help us to advance in good deeds throughout our lives and carry Your Name before all with pride. As the members of Your Body, may we help each other to grow in holiness by the sanctifying power of Your Holy Spirit.
For Study, Reflection, Meditation, Celebration and Experimental Assimilation

Mystery of the Holy Spirit - He works and fills the creation, the Prophets, Judges, Kings, Virgin Mary, John the Baptist, Jesus, Shlihe (Apostles), Church and every faithful - By His Power of the Church sprouts and grows in Jesus and the Shlihe, the foundation.

Age of the Church

Exactly as Jesus was formed in Virgin Mary so too the Church in this world by the Power of the Holy Spirit - those who are led by the Spirit must always be vigilant to root out at the very outset all selfish and individualistic likes and dislikes which topple down our faithfulness to the Church.


source: http://www.pathikulangara.in/Archive.htm
View full calendar season
Listen Songs from Raza in Syriac
Order Books
Order Printed Wall Calendar
Year Liturgical Season  
 
 
  
Enter your name and email address for getting daily email alert with short note for thinking and meditation, based on this calendar.
Name:
E-mail:
Credits: Liturgical Calendar 2009-10 published by Fr. Varghese Pathikulangara, CMI
Send us your feedback here