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The Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary (Feast)

May 31, 2021

Saints

Daily Readings:

  • First Reading

    Zephaniah 3:14-18
    14 Sing aloud, O daughter of Zion; shout, O Israel! Rejoice and exult with all your heart, O daughter of Jerusalem!
    15 The LORD has taken away the judgments against you, he has cast out your enemies. The King of Israel, the LORD, is in your midst; you shall fear evil no more.
    16 On that day it shall be said to Jerusalem: "Do not fear, O Zion; let not your hands grow weak.
    17 The LORD, your God, is in your midst, a warrior who gives victory; he will rejoice over you with gladness, he will renew you in his love; he will exult over you with loud singing
    18 as on a day of festival. "I will remove disaster from you, so that you will not bear reproach for it.

    OR

    Zephaniah 3:14-18
    14 Sing aloud, O daughter of Zion; shout, O Israel! Rejoice and exult with all your heart, O daughter of Jerusalem!
    15 The LORD has taken away the judgments against you, he has cast out your enemies. The King of Israel, the LORD, is in your midst; you shall fear evil no more.
    16 On that day it shall be said to Jerusalem: "Do not fear, O Zion; let not your hands grow weak.
    17 The LORD, your God, is in your midst, a warrior who gives victory; he will rejoice over you with gladness, he will renew you in his love; he will exult over you with loud singing
    18 as on a day of festival. "I will remove disaster from you, so that you will not bear reproach for it.

  • Responsorial Psalm

    Romans 12:9-16
    9 Let love be genuine; hate what is evil, hold fast to what is good;
    10 love one another with brotherly affection; outdo one another in showing honor.
    11 Never flag in zeal, be aglow with the Spirit, serve the Lord.
    12 Rejoice in your hope, be patient in tribulation, be constant in prayer.
    13 Contribute to the needs of the saints, practice hospitality.
    14 Bless those who persecute you; bless and do not curse them.
    15 Rejoice with those who rejoice, weep with those who weep.
    16 Live in harmony with one another; do not be haughty, but associate with the lowly; never be conceited.

  • Gospel

    Isaiah 12:2-6
    2 "Behold, God is my salvation; I will trust, and will not be afraid; for the LORD GOD is my strength and my song, and he has become my salvation."
    3 With joy you will draw water from the wells of salvation.
    4 And you will say in that day: "Give thanks to the LORD, call upon his name; make known his deeds among the nations, proclaim that his name is exalted.
    5 "Sing praises to the LORD, for he has done gloriously; let this be known in all the earth.
    6 Shout, and sing for joy, O inhabitant of Zion, for great in your midst is the Holy One of Israel."