26th Sunday of the Year (B)
First Reading – Book of Numbers 11:25-29.
Joshua resents the fact that the gift of prophecy is now given to many others besides Moses, but Moses himself welcomes this.
Second Reading – Letter of St. James 5:1-6.
We hear a strong condemnation of wealth, especially when it is obtained through exploitation of those who are weak.
Gospel Reading – Mark 9:38-43.45.47-48
Jesus warns the disciples not to harm any of the “little ones” who have faith in him. Anyone who is not against us is for us.
Psalter: Week 2
Readings for Weekdays: Ordinary Time Week 26