Sept 29: Michael, Gabriel, Raphael, Archangels

Gustave Doré's Illustrations to the Divine Comedy, Paradiso Canto 31

Readings for Mass
First Reading: Daniel 7:9-10, 13-14, or Revelation 12:7-12
Responsorial Psalm: Psalms 138:1-2, 2-3, 4-5
Gospel: John 1:47-51

A thousand thousand served him, and ten thousand times ten thousand stood attending him (NRSV, Daniel 7:10b).

Let us pray.

Father, even on our journey to your heavenly court, may we who accept a share of your divine life into our own, together with all of your heavenly court, stand before you in awe and offer you glory and honour and praise.

Through Christ our Lord. Amen.

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