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A Shower of Roses

A Shower of Roses

By Jenna V
Join us every week for a discussion about the readings for the upcoming Sunday Mass in the Roman Catholic Church so that you can walk into Mass every Sunday feeling empowered and enlightened by the Word of God.
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June 13, 2021: 11th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)
First Reading: Ezekiel 17:22-24 Second Reading: 2 Corinthians 5:6-10 Gospel: Mark 4:26-32 --- Visit ashowerofrosespodcast.com for more! This episode brought to you by sockreligious.com.  Use the code ROSES at check out for 10% off your order. This episode also brought to Hallow.  Visit hallow.com/showerofroses for your FREE trial!
15:34
June 8, 2021
June 6, 2021: The Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ (Year B)
First Reading: Exodus 24:3-8 Second Reading: Hebrews 9:11-15 Gospel: Mark 14:12-16, 22-26 Father Mike video I referenced: --- Visit ashowerofrosespodcast.com for more! This episode brought to you by sockreligious.com.  Use the code ROSES at check out for 10% off your order. This episode also brought to Hallow.  Visit hallow.com/showerofroses for your FREE trial!
20:53
June 1, 2021
May 30, 2021: The Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity (Year B)
Featuring my AMAZZZING guest Emi @restlessnightwriter and of A Pondering Heart podcast @aponderingheartpodcast First Reading: Deuteronomy 4:32-34, 39-40 Second Reading: Romans 8:14-17 Gospel: Matthew 28:16-20 --- Visit ashowerofrosespodcast.com for more! This episode brought to you by sockreligious.com.  Use the code ROSES at check out for 10% off your order. This episode also brought to Hallow.  Visit hallow.com/showerofroses for your FREE trial!
34:30
May 25, 2021
May 23, 2021: Pentecost Sunday (Year B)
Original audio from Pentecost 2019. First Reading: Acts 2:1-11 Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 12:3b-7, 12-13 Gospel: John 20:19-23 --- Visit ashowerofrosespodcast.com for more! This episode brought to you by sockreligious.com.  Use the code ROSES at check out for 10% off your order. This episode also brought to Hallow.  Visit hallow.com/showerofroses for your FREE trial!
20:15
May 19, 2021
May 16, 2021: 7th Sunday of Easter (Year B)
Featuring the amazing Sarah Ku from A Growing Home podcast.  Check her out @agrowinghome and be sure to tune in to the podcast! First Reading: Second Reading: Gospel: --- Visit ashowerofrosespodcast.com for more! This episode brought to you by sockreligious.com.  Use the code ROSES at check out for 10% off your order. This episode also brought to Hallow.  Visit hallow.com/showerofroses for your FREE trial!
42:12
May 11, 2021
May 9, 2021: 6th Sunday of Easter (Year B)
First Reading: Acts 10:25-26, 34-35, 44-48 Second Reading: 1 John 4:7-10 Gospel: John 15:9-17 --- Visit ashowerofrosespodcast.com for more! This episode brought to you by sockreligious.com.  Use the code ROSES at check out for 10% off your order. This episode also brought to Hallow.  Visit hallow.com/showerofroses for your FREE trial!
19:43
May 5, 2021
May 2, 2021: 5th Sunday of Easter (Year B)
Featuring Ann Losinski of the Catholic Brides Podcast! Check her out @catholicbridespodcast and @annmlosinski, and listen on Apple, Spotify, and Pandora! First Reading: Acts 9:26-31 Second Reading: 1 John 3:18-24 Gospel: John 15:1-8 --- Visit ashowerofrosespodcast.com for more! This episode brought to you by sockreligious.com.  Use the code ROSES at check out for 10% off your order. This episode also brought to Hallow.  Visit hallow.com/showerofroses for your FREE trial!
38:31
April 27, 2021
April 25, 2021: 4th Sunday of Easter (Year B)
First Reading: Acts 4:8-12 Second Reading: 1 John 3:1-2 Gospel: John 10:11-18 --- Visit ashowerofrosespodcast.com for more! This episode brought to you by sockreligious.com.  Use the code ROSES at check out for 10% off your order. This episode also brought to Hallow.  Visit hallow.com/showerofroses for your FREE trial!
18:31
April 19, 2021
April 18, 2021: 3rd Sunday of Easter (Year B)
Featuring the AMAZING Gabby Gauchay of Saintly Doodles! Find her @saintlydoodles on Instagram. First Reading: Acts 3:13-15, 17-19 Second Reading: 1 John 2:1-5a Gospel: Luke 24:35-48 --- Visit ashowerofrosespodcast.com for more! This episode brought to you by sockreligious.com.  Use the code ROSES at check out for 10% off your order. This episode also brought to Hallow.  Visit hallow.com/showerofroses for your FREE trial!
39:37
April 13, 2021
April 11, 2021: 2nd Sunday of Easter (Year B)
First Reading: Acts 4:32-35 Second Reading: 1 John 5:1-6 Gospel: John 2-:19-30 --- Visit ashowerofrosespodcast.com for more! This episode brought to you by sockreligious.com.  Use the code ROSES at check out for 10% off your order. This episode also brought to Hallow.  Visit hallow.com/showerofroses for your FREE trial!
18:18
April 10, 2021
April 4, 2021: Easter Sunday: The Resurrection of the Lord (Year B)
Featuring my dear friend Courtney! First Reading: Acts 10:34a, 37-43 Second Reading: Colossians 3:1-4 Gospel: John 20:1-9 --- Visit ashowerofrosespodcast.com for more! This episode brought to you by sockreligious.com.  Use the code ROSES at check out for 10% off your order. This episode also brought to Hallow.  Visit hallow.com/showerofroses for your FREE trial!
31:60
March 30, 2021
March 28, 2021: Palm Sunday (Year B)
At the Procession with Palms: Mark 11:1-10 First Reading: Isaiah 50:4-7 Second Reading: Philippians 2:6-11 Gospel: Mark 14:1--15:47 (Mark 14:1-9 read) --- Visit ashowerofrosespodcast.com for more! This episode brought to you by sockreligious.com.  Use the code ROSES at check out for 10% off your order. This episode also brought to Hallow.  Visit hallow.com/showerofroses for your FREE trial!
20:38
March 23, 2021
March 21, 2021: 5th Sunday of Lent (Year B)
Featuring my friend Olivia McCarthy of the Heart Home Faith podcast!  Follow @hearthomefaith on Instagram, and listen on all major podcast platforms! First Reading: Jeremiah 31:31-34 Second Reading: Hebrews 5:7-9 Gospel: John 12:20-33 --- Visit ashowerofrosespodcast.com for more! This episode brought to you by sockreligious.com.  Use the code ROSES at check out for 10% off your order. This episode also brought to you by Audible.  Visit audibletrial.com/ashowerofroses for your FREE audio book & 30-day trial!
36:37
March 16, 2021
March 14, 2021: 4th Sunday in Lent (Year B)
First Reading: 2 Chronicles 36:14-16, 19-23 Second Reading: Ephesians 2:4-10 Gospel: John 3:14-21 --- Visit ashowerofrosespodcast.com for more! This episode brought to you by sockreligious.com.  Use the code ROSES at check out for 10% off your order. This episode also brought to Hallow.  Visit hallow.com/showerofroses for your FREE trial!
20:55
March 9, 2021
March 7, 2021: 3rd Sunday of Lent (Year B)
Featuring Sarah & Annie of Laughs and Littles Podcast!  Be sure to subscribe to their show and follow them @laughs_and_littles on Instagram! First Reading: Exodus 20:1-17 Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 1:22-25 Gospel: John 2:13-25 --- Visit ashowerofrosespodcast.com for more! This episode brought to you by sockreligious.com.  Use the code ROSES at check out for 10% off your order. This episode also brought to Hallow.  Visit hallow.com/showerofroses for your FREE trial!
41:08
March 2, 2021
February 28, 2021: 2nd Sunday of Lent (Year B)
First Reading: Genesis 22:1-2, 9a, 10-13, 15-18 Second Reading: Romans 8:31b-34 Gospel: Mark 9:2-10 --- Visit ashowerofrosespodcast.com for more! This episode brought to you by sockreligious.com.  Use the code ROSES at check out for 10% off your order. This episode also brought to you by Audible.  Visit audibletrial.com/ashowerofroses for your FREE audio book & 30-day trial!
20:12
February 23, 2021
February 21, 2021: 1st Sunday of Lent (Year B)
Featuring my favorite person, my husband Paul! First Reading: Genesis 9:8-15 Second Reading: 1 Peter 3:18-22 Gospel: Mark 1:12-15 --- Visit ashowerofrosespodcast.com for more! This episode brought to you by sockreligious.com.  Use the code ROSES at check out for 10% off your order. This episode also brought to you by Audible.  Visit audibletrial.com/ashowerofroses for your FREE audio book & 30-day trial!
35:28
February 16, 2021
February 14, 2021: 6th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)
First Reading: Leviticus 13:1-2, 44-46 Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 10:31-11:1 Gospel: Mark 1:40-45 --- Visit ashowerofrosespodcast.com for more! This episode brought to you by sockreligious.com.  Use the code ROSES at check out for 10% off your order. This episode also brought to you by Audible.  Visit audibletrial.com/ashowerofroses for your FREE audio book & 30-day trial!
19:26
February 9, 2021
February 7, 2021: 5th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)
Featuring my AMAZING friend, Emmanuel Gonzalez.  Find him on Instagram @callmemannyyy and YouTube. First Reading: Job 7:1-4, 6-7 Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 9:16-19, 22-23 Gospel: Mark 1:29-39 Visit ashowerofrosespodcast.com for more information about the show. This episode brought to you by SockReligious.com.  Use ROSES at checkout for 10% off your order.
54:11
February 2, 2021
January 31, 2021: Fourth Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)
First Reading: Deuteronomy 18:15-20 Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 7:32-35 Gospel: Mark 1:21-28 --- Visit ashowerofrosespodcast.com for more! This episode brought to you by sockreligious.com.  Use the code ROSES at check out for 10% off your order. This episode also brought to you by Audible.  Visit audibletrial.com/ashowerofroses for your FREE audio book & 30-day trial!
19:42
January 26, 2021
January 24, 2021: 3rd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)
Featuring the amazing Ellen Holloway of Charting Toward Intimacy.  You can follow Charting Toward Intimacy @chartingtowardintimacy on Instagram, and listen to the Charting Toward Intimacy podcast on Apple, Google, and Spotify! First Reading: Jonah 3:1-5, 10 Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 7:29-31 Gospel: Mark 1:14-20 ---- Visit ashowerofrosespodcast.com for more! This episode brought to you by sockreligious.com.  Use the code ROSES at check out for 10% off your order. This episode also brought to you by Audible.  Visit audibletrial.com/ashowerofroses for your FREE audio book & 30-day trial!
51:02
January 19, 2021
January 17, 2021: 2nd Sunday of Ordinary Time (Year B)
First Reading: 1 Samuel 3:3b-10, 19 Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 6:13c-15a, 17-20 Gospel: John 1:35-42 --- Visit ashowerofrosespodcast.com for more! This episode brought to you by sockreligious.com.  Use the code ROSES at check out for 10% off your order. This episode also brought to you by Audible.  Visit audibletrial.com/ashowerofroses for your FREE audio book & 30-day trial!
20:08
January 12, 2021
January 10, 2021: The Baptism of the Lord (Year B)
Featuring Heidi Witte from Kids Liturgy! You can watch Kids Liturgy from Catholic TV on Sundays at 8:30 AM and 6:00 PM EST.  @kidsliturgy on Instagram. First Reading: Isaiah 42:1-4, 6-7 Second Reading: Acts 10:34-38 Gospel: Mark 1:7-11 Visit ashowerofrosespodcast.com for more! This episode brought to you by sockreligious.com.  Use the code ROSES at check out for 10% off your order.
33:15
January 5, 2021
January 3, 2021: The Epiphany of the Lord (Year B)
First Reading: Isaiah 60:1-6 Second Reading: Ephesians 3:2-3A, 5-6 Gospel: Matthew 2:1-12 --- Visit ashowerofrosespodcast.com for more! This episode brought to you by sockreligious.com.  Use the code ROSES at check out for 10% off your order.
20:43
December 29, 2020
December 27, 2020: The Holy Family of Jesus, Mary, & Joseph (Year B)
First Reading: Sirach 3:2-6, 12-14 Second Reading: Colossians 3:12-21 Gospel: Luke 2:22-40 --- Visit ashowerofrosespodcast.com for more! This episode brought to you by sockreligious.com.  Use the code ROSES at check out for 10% off your order.
24:37
December 22, 2020
December 20, 2020: 4th Sunday in Advent (Year B)
Featuring Julia Strukely from Seven Mile Chats!  Check her out @sevenmilechats on Instagram, and find her podcast on Apple, Google, and Spotify! First Reading: 2 Samuel 7:1-5, 8B-12, 14A, 16 Second Reading: Romans 16:25-27 Gospel: Luke 1:26-38 Visit ashowerofrosespodcast.com for more! This episode brought to you by sockreligious.com.  Use the code ROSES at check out for 10% off your order.
34:50
December 15, 2020
December 13, 2020: 3rd Sunday of Advent (Year B)
First Reading: Isaiah 61:1-2A, 10-11 Second Reading: 1 Thessalonians 5:16-24 Gospel: John 1:6-8, 19-28 --- Visit ashowerofrosespodcast.com for more!   This episode brought to you by sockreligious.com.  Use the code ROSES at check out for 10% off your order. This episode also brought to you by Audible.  Visit audibletrial.com/ashowerofroses for your free trial and free audio book!
20:20
December 8, 2020
December 6, 2020: 2nd Sunday of Advent (Year B)
Featuring my good friend Rich Grillone (whose new Psalm is featured as this week's theme music!!!!).  Check him out on iTunes, Amazon, and Spotify, as well as at RichGrillone.com. First Reading: Isaiah 40:1-5, 9-11 Second Reading: 2 Peter 3:8-14 Gospel: Mark 1:1-8 Visit ashowerofrosespodcast.com for more information about the show. This episode brought to you by SockReligious.com.  Use ROSES at checkout for 10% off your order. This episode also brought to you by Audible.  Visit Audibletrial.com/ashowerofroses for your FREE trial and audiobook!
40:44
December 2, 2020
November 29, 2020: 1st Sunday of Advent (Year B)
First Reading: Isaiah 63:16B-17, 19B, 64:2-7 Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 1:3-9 Gospel: Mark 13:33-37 ashowerofrosespodcast.com
13:52
November 24, 2020
November 22, 2020: The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe (Year A)
Featuring Lindy of Mamas in Spirit!  To learn more about Lindy and Mamas in Spirit, visit https://www.mamasinspirit.com/ and @mamasinspirit on Twitter and Instagram! First Reading: Ezekiel 34:11-12, 15-17 Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 15:20-26, 28 Gospel: Matthew 25:31-46 Visit ashowerofrosespodcast.com for more. 
45:60
November 17, 2020
November 15, 2020: 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
First Reading: Proverbs 31:10-13, 19-20, 30-31 Second Reading: 1 Thessalonians 5:1-6 Gospel: Matthew 25:14-30 Ashowerofrosespodcast.com
23:14
November 10, 2020
November 8, 2020: 32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
Featuring the amazing Lisa Gormley of The Catholic Therapist!  Check her out on Instagram @thecatholictherapist as well as on her website https://thecatholictherapist.org.  Those in Ohio who would like to schedule with Lisa can contact her at LisaGormley.LPC@gmail.com. First Reading: Wisdom 6:12-16 Second Reading: 1 Thessalonians 4: 13-18 Gospel: Matthew 25:1-13 Visit ashowerofrosespodcast.com for more!
53:35
November 3, 2020
November 1, 2020: The Solemnity of All Saints
First Reading: Revelation 7:2-4, 9-14 Second Reading: 1 John 3:1-3 Gospel: Matthew 1:1-12A For more, visit ashowerofrosespodcast.com
17:32
October 27, 2020
October 25, 2020: 30th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
Featuring the AMAZING Ogechi of the Tell Me if You Can Podcast!  I LOVE HER!  You can follow her on instagram at @gechmeifyoucan and @tellmeifyoucanpodcast, and check out her website: gechmeifyoucan.com.  First Reading: Exodus 22:20-26 Second Reading: 1 Thessalonians 1:5C-10 Gospel: Matthew 22:34-40 Visit www.ashowerofrosespodcast.com for more.
55:41
October 20, 2020
October 18, 2020: 29th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
First Reading: Isaiah 45:1, 4-6 Second Reading: 1 Thessalonians 1:1-5B Gospel: Matthew 22:15-21 For more, visit https://www.ashowerofrosespodcast.com/.
18:18
October 13, 2020
October 11, 2020: 28th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
Featuring my BEAUTIFUL AND AMAZING FRIEND, Karlie! First Reading: Isaiah 25:6-10A Second Reading: Philippians 4:12-14, 19-20 Gospel: Matthew 22:1-14 Learn more at https://www.ashowerofrosespodcast.com/.
42:50
October 6, 2020
October 4, 2020: 27th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
First Reading: Isaiah 5:1-7 Second Reading: Philippians 4:6-9 Gospel: Matthew 21:33-43 www.ashowerofrosespodcast.com
15:53
September 29, 2020
September 27, 2020: 26th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
Featuring my amazing fiance, Paul! First Reading: Ezekiel 18:25-28 Second Reading: Philippians 2:1-11 Gospel: Matthew 21:28-32 Visit ashowerofrosespodcast.com for more!
40:55
September 22, 2020
September 20, 2020: 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
First Reading: Isaiah 55:6-9 Second Reading: Philippians 1:20C-24, 27A Gospel: Matthew 20:1-16A https://www.ashowerofrosespodcast.com/ 
20:56
September 15, 2020
September 13, 2020: 24th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
Featuring Emily from The Jam: A Fruitful Podcast.  You can listen to The Jam wherever you listen to A Shower of Roses!  Be sure to check out more on Instagram @jama.catholicpodcast! First Reading: Sirach 27:30--28:7 Second Reading: Romans 14:7-9 Gospel: Matthew 18:21-35 For more, visit https://www.ashowerofrosespodcast.com/. 
59:25
September 8, 2020
September 6, 2020: 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
First Reading: Ezekiel 33:7-9 Second Reading: Romans 13:8-10 Gospel: Matthew 18:15-20 Visit www.ashowerofrosespodcast.com for more!
16:39
September 2, 2020
August 30, 2020: 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
Featuring Karen Cruess of Two Hearts for Her.  You can check out more about Two Hearts for Her at www.twoheartsforher.com and on Instagram and Facebook @twoheartsforher.  You can also email Karen: Karen@twoheartsforher.com.  Be sure to check out the Heal, Equip, and Release podcast on Apple and Spotify! First Reading: Jeremiah 20:7-9 Second Reading: Romans 12:1-2 Gospel: Matthew 16:21-27 Visit www.ashowerofrosespodcast.com for more information on this show!
47:53
August 25, 2020
August 23, 2020: 21st Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
First Reading: Isaiah 22:19-23 Second Reading: Romans 11:33-36 Gospel: Matthew 16:13-20 https://www.ashowerofrosespodcast.com/
18:23
August 19, 2020
August 16, 2020: 20th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
Featuring Ashley Diaz from More Like Mary! Check her out on Instagram @maryashh_ and check out More Like Mary @morelikemary_. First Reading: Isaiah 56:1, 6-7 Second Reading: Romans 11:13-15, 29-32 Gospel: Matthew 15:21-28 Check out more about us at https://www.ashowerofrosespodcast.com/ and be sure to SUBSCRIBE!
49:41
August 11, 2020
August 9, 2020: 19th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
First Reading: 1 Kings 19:9A, 11-13A Second Reading: Romans 9:1-5 Gospel: Matthew 14:22-33 https://www.ashowerofrosespodcast.com/
20:16
August 4, 2020
August 2, 2020: 18th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
Featuring Monet from A Message of Hope! Check out A Message of Hope on Instagram @amhlifestyles, Facebook https://www.facebook.com/amhlifestyles, YouTube https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC02XZL2mq0itGTQXDn01QDg, and at https://www.amhlifestyles.com/. Also check out more about Christ in the City at https://christinthecity.org/. First Reading: Isaiah 55:1-3 Second Reading: Romans 8:35, 37-39 Gospel: Matthew 14:13-21 For more information about A Shower of Roses, check out https://www.ashowerofrosespodcast.com/.
22:46
July 28, 2020
July 26, 2020: 17th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
First Reading: 1 Kings 3:5, 7-12 Second Reading: Romans 8:28-30 Gospel: Matthew 13:44-52 Find out more about the podcast by visiting https://www.ashowerofrosespodcast.com/!
16:12
July 21, 2020
July 19, 2020: 16th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
Featuring Rachel of the "To Grow Good" podcast.  You can check out more about the podcast and sign up for the email list at https://www.togrowgood.com/ and follow the show on Instagram @togrowgood.  Check it out! First Reading: Wisdom 12:13, 16-19 Second Reading: Romans 8:26-27 Gospel: Matthew 13:24-43 You can learn more about A Shower of Roses at https://www.ashowerofrosespodcast.com/
01:01:37
July 14, 2020
July 12, 2020: 15th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
First Reading: Isaiah 55:10-11 Second Reading: Romans 8:18-23 Gospel: Matthew 13:1-23 Be sure to visit https://www.ashowerofrosespodcast.com/ for more information!
23:42
July 7, 2020
July 5, 2020: 14th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
Featuring my glorious friend, Meg. First Reading: Zechariah 9:9-10 Second Reading: Romans 8:9, 11-13 Gospel: Matthew 11:25-30 For more information on the podcast, visit https://www.ashowerofrosespodcast.com/. 
24:45
June 30, 2020
June 28, 2020: 13th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
First Reading: 2 Kings 4:8-11, 14-16A Second Reading: Romans 6:3-4, 8-11 Gospel: Matthew 10:37-42 https://www.ashowerofrosespodcast.com/
22:21
June 23, 2020
June 21, 2020: 12th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
Featuring my beautiful friend, Lauren! First Reading: Jeremiah 20:10-13 Second Reading: Roman 5:12-15 Gospel: Matthew 10:26-33 Check us out at https://www.ashowerofrosespodcast.com/.
25:08
June 16, 2020
June 14, 2020: Solemnity of the Body and Blood of Christ (Year A)
First Reading: Deuteronomy 8:2-3, 14B-16A Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 10:16-17 Sequence: Lauda Sion by St. Thomas Aquinas, Doctor of the Church Gospel: John 6:51-58 Father Mike video I mentioned: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LwwiIkrLxTM For more information on the podcast, visit https://www.ashowerofrosespodcast.com/.
29:11
June 9, 2020
June 7, 2020: The Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity (Year A)
Featuring my best friend, Olivia! First Reading: Exodus 34:4B-6, 8-9 Second Reading: 2 Corinthians 13:11-13 Gospel: John 3:16-18 Visit https://www.ashowerofrosespodcast.com/ for more information about the show! Follow us on Instagram and Twitter @ashowerofroses.
30:56
June 2, 2020
May 31, 2020: Pentecost Sunday (Year A)
First Reading: Acts 2:1-11 Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 12:3B-7, 12-13 Gospel: John 20:19-23 Visit https://www.ashowerofrosespodcast.com/ for more information about the show.
17:55
May 26, 2020
May 24, 2020: 7th Sunday of Easter (Year A)
First Reading: Acts 1:12-14 Second Reading: 1 Peter 4:13-16 Gospel: John 17:1-11A https://www.ashowerofrosespodcast.com/ 
18:39
May 19, 2020
May 17, 2020: 6th Sunday in Easter (Year A)
Featuring my wonderful friend Rachel from the Feminine Genius Podcast! First Reading: Acts 8:5-8, 14-17 Second Reading: 1 Peter 3:15-18 Gospel: John 14:15-21 You can listen to the Feminine Genius Podcast wherever you listen to this show!  Also check out @femgeniuspod on Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook, and visit https://www.femininegeniuspodcast.com/ for more info about the podcast!!! https://www.ashowerofrosespodcast.com/
31:42
May 12, 2020
May 10, 2020: 5th Sunday of Easter (Year A)
First Reading: Acts 6:1-7 Second Reading: 1 Peter 2:4-9 Gospel: John 14:1-12 Visit https://www.ashowerofrosespodcast.com/ for more information about the podcast!
19:55
May 5, 2020
May 3, 2020: 4th Sunday of Easter (Year A)
Featuring my fabulous friends, Mary and Elise from the Messy Buns Podcast!! You must listen to their podcast!  Check it out wherever you listen to this podcast! You can follow them on Instagram @messybunspodcast and on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/messybunspodcast/  First Reading: Acts 2:14A, 36-41 Second Reading: 1 Peter 2:20B-25 Gospel: John 10:1-10 Be sure to SUBSCRIBE! Check out https://www.ashowerofrosespodcast.com/ for more info!
35:33
April 28, 2020
April 26, 2020: 3rd Sunday of Easter (Year A)
First Reading: Acts 2:14, 22-33 Second Reading: 1 Peter 1:17-21 Gospel: Luke 24:13-35 https://www.ashowerofrosespodcast.com
21:03
April 21, 2020
April 19, 2020: 2nd Sunday of Easter (Divine Mercy Sunday) (Year A)
Featuring my beautiful and amazing friend, Lisa! First Reading: Acts 2:42-47 Second Reading: 1 Peter 1:3-9 Gospel: John 20:19-31 Ashowerofrosespodcast.com
20:50
April 14, 2020
April 12, 2020: Easter Sunday: The Resurrection of the Lord (Year A)
First Reading: Acts 10:34A, 37-43 Second Reading: Colossians 3:1-4 Gospel: John 20:1-9 https://www.ashowerofrosespodcast.com/
18:33
April 7, 2020
April 5, 2020: Palm Sunday of the Lord's Passion (Year A)
Featuring my INCREDIBLE guests, Marcia and Shannon of the Plaid Skirts and Basic Black Podcast! I'm fangirling! Be sure to check them out on Instagram and Twitter @psbbpodcast and join their Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1468913059899424/.  You can follow Marcia @stylishlycia on Instagram and Twitter and Shannon @teamquarterblack on Instagram or via email: shannonwschmidt@gmail.com. Gospel at the Procession with Palms: Matthew 21:1-11 First Reading: Isaiah 50:4-7 Second Reading: Philippians 2:6-11 Gospel: Matthew 26:14--27:66 More about the show: AShowerofRosesPodcast.com
41:46
March 31, 2020
March 29, 2020: 5th Sunday of Lent (Year A)
First Reading: Ezekiel 37:12-14 Second Reading: Romans 8:8-11 Gospel: John 11:1-45 ashowerofrosespodcast.com
22:46
March 25, 2020
March 22, 2020: 4th Sunday of Lent
Featuring my amazing guest, Lauren Gentry! You can connect with her on instagram @lauren.m.gentry and at www.laurengentry.com! First Reading: 1 Samuel 16: 1B, 6-7, 10-13A Second Reading: Ephesians 5:8-14 Gospel: John 9:1-41
37:20
March 17, 2020
March 15, 2020: 3rd Sunday of Lent
First Reading: Exodus 17:3-7 Second Reading: Romans 5:1-2, 5-8 Gospel: John 4:5-42 Link to the article mentioned: https://www.ashowerofrosespodcast.com/blog/the-woman-at-the-well-the-courtship-of-christianity
24:55
March 11, 2020
March 8, 2020: 2nd Sunday of Lent
Featuring my amazing guest, Lauren from The Blessed Buzz! Check her out on instagram @theblessedbuzz and at https://theblessedbuzz.wordpress.com/. First Reading: Genesis 12:1-4A Second Reading: 2 Timothy 1:8B-10 Gospel: Matthew 17:1-9 Lauren also mentioned the book You're the Girl for the Job by Jess Connolly.
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March 3, 2020
March 1, 2020: 1st Sunday of Lent (Year A)
First Reading: Genesis 2:7-19; 3:1-7 Second Reading: Romans 5:12-19 Gospel: Matthew 4:1-11
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February 25, 2020
February 23, 2020: 7th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
Featuring my amazing fiance, Paul! First Reading: Leviticus 19:1-2, 17-18 Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 3:16-23 Gospel: Matthew 5:38-48 The book Paul mentioned is called Peter: Keys to Following Jesus by Tim Gray
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February 18, 2020
February 16, 2020: 6th Sunday in Ordinary Time
First Reading: Sirach 15:15-20 Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 2:6-10 Gospel: Matthew 5:17-37 Here's a link to the Father Mike video I referenced: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0NOTU1g0Z8w
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February 11, 2020
February 9, 2020: 5th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
Featuring two amazing women, Victoria and Jessica from the To the Called Podcast.  You can find their podcast on Apple, Spotify, and Google and follow them on instagram @tothecalled @victoriaroseroth @jessvelmer and on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/To-The-Called-105108994197470/ First Reading: Isaiah 58:7-10 Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 2:1-5 Gospel: Matthew 5:13-16
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February 4, 2020
February 2, 2020: Feast of the Presentation of the Lord (Year A)
First Reading: Malachi 3:1-4 Second Reading: Hebrews 2:14-18 Gospel: Luke 2:22-40 Be sure to subscribe to the show on Apple podcasts, and follow us on Instagram and Twitter @ashowerofroses.
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January 28, 2020
January 26, 2020: 3rd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
Featuring my friend, Maegan! You can follow her @maeganonmission on Instagram and Facebook!  Her content is wonderful. First Reading: Isaiah 8:23--9:3 Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 1:10-13, 17 Gospel: Matthew 4:12-23 You can follow this show on Instagram @ashowerofroses or on Facebook @ashowerofrosespodcast! Be sure to subscribe!
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January 21, 2020
January 19, 2020: 2nd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year A)
First Reading: Isaiah 49:3, 5-6 Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 1:1-3 Gospel: John 1:29-34
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January 14, 2020
January 12, 2020: Feast of the Baptism of the Lord (Year A)
Featuring my wonderful friend Heather from Peak Encounter Ministries!  You can find out more about Peak Encounter at https://peakencounter.org/ and on Instagram @peakencounter.  Go check it out! First Reading: Isaiah 42:1-4, 6-7 Second Reading: Acts 10:34-38 Gospel: Matthew 3:13-17 Some other things that we referenced in this episode: The movie The Way Spiritual Direction: https://spiritualdirection.com/ Cursillo Retreats: https://www.natl-cursillo.org/ Dr. Edward Sri: https://edwardsri.com/ Sarah Christmyer: https://comeintotheword.com/
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January 7, 2020
January 5, 2020: The Epiphany of the Lord (Year A)
First Reading: Isaiah 60:1-6 Second Reading: Ephesians 3:2-3A, 5-6 Gospel: Matthew 2:1-12
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December 31, 2019
December 29, 2019: The Holy Family of Jesus, Mary, and Joseph (Year A)
Featuring my FABULOUS friends, Christina and Ashlyn, the hostesses of the A Place Within Podcast! First Reading: Sirach 3:2-6, 12-14 Second Reading: Colossians 3:12-21 Gospel: Matthew 2:13-15, 19-23 You can find more of the A Place Within ladies over on Instagram @apwpodcast as well as on Apple Podcasts: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/a-place-within/id1445513913 
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December 25, 2019
December 22, 2019: 4th Sunday of Advent (Year A)
First Reading: Isaiah 7:10-14 Second Reading: Romans 1:1-7 Gospel: Matthew 1:18-24
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December 18, 2019
December 15, 2019: 3rd Sunday of Advent (Year A)
Featuring my amazing friend, Valerie! First Reading: Isaiah 35:1-6A, 10 Second Reading: James 5:7-10 Gospel: Matthew 11:2-11
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December 11, 2019
December 8, 2019: 2nd Sunday of Advent (Year A)
First Reading: Isaiah 11:1-10 Second Reading: Romans 15:4-9 Gospel: Matthew 3:1-12
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December 4, 2019
December 1, 2019: 1st Sunday of Advent (Year A)
Featuring my amazing sister in Christ, Denise! First Reading: Isaiah 2:1-5 Second Reading: Romans 13:11-14 Gospel: Matthew 24:37-44
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November 27, 2019
November 24, 2019: The Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe (Year C)
First Reading: 2 Samuel 5:1-3 Second Reading: Colossians 1:12-20 Gospel: Luke 23:35-43
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November 20, 2019
November 17, 2019: 33rd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)
Featuring my fiance, Paul! First Reading: Malachi 3:19-20A Second Reading: 2 Thessalonians 3:7-12 Gospel: Luke 21:5-19 All readings and footnotes from usccb.org. Things we reference in this episode: The Sacraments: Discovering the Treasures of Divine Life by Fr. Matthew Kauth "The struggle is a sign of holiness. A saint is a sinner who keeps trying." -St. Josemaria Escriva
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November 13, 2019
November 10, 2019: 32nd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)
First Reading: 2 Maccabees 7:1-2, 9-14 Second Reading: 2 Thessalonians 2:16--3:5 Gospel: Luke 20:27-38 All readings and footnotes from www.usccb.org.
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November 6, 2019
November 3, 2019: 31st Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)
Featuring my amazing friend, Tammi! First Reading: Wisdom 11:22--12:2 Second Reading: 2 Thessalonians 1:11--2:2 Gospel: Luke 19:1-10 All readings from http://usccb.org/bible/readings/110319.cfm You can find Tammi at: @chasingtimeanddrinkingwine on Instagram, https://www.facebook.com/chasingtimeandddrinkingwine/, and https://chasingtimeanddrinkingwine.com/.  Other things we reference in this episode: The movie Therese, based on St. Therese's life. The book The Power of Silence by Cardinal Robert Sarah The book The Interior Castle by St. Teresa of Avila
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October 30, 2019
October 27, 2019: 30th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)
First Reading: Sirach 35:12-14, 16-18 Second Reading: 2 Timothy 4:6-8, 16-18 Gospel: Luke 18:9-14 All readings and footnotes from http://usccb.org/bible/readings/102719.cfm. 
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October 23, 2019
October 20, 2019: 29th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)
Featuring the incredible Jacinta! (**I apologize for the sound quality of this episode!**) First Reading: Exodus 17:8-13 Second Reading: 2 Timothy 3:14--4:2 Gospel: Luke 18:1-8 You can follow Jacinta on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/jflorence1988/ and listen to her podcast Cathoholics: https://anchor.fm/cathoholics You can follow us on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/ashowerofroses/ and subscribe to the podcast: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/a-shower-of-roses/id1467470790
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October 16, 2019
October 13, 2019: 28th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)
First Reading: 2 Kings 5:14-17 Second Reading: 2 Timothy 2:8-13 Gospel: Luke 17:11-19 All readings and footnotes from usccb.org Thank you to Feedspot.com for featuring A Shower of Roses on their list of Top 10 Eucharist Pocasts: https://blog.feedspot.com/eucharist_podcasts/
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October 9, 2019
October 6, 2019: 27th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)
Featuring my lovely friend, Joanna! First Reading: Habakkuk 1:2-3; 2:2-4 Second Reading: 2 Timothy 1:6-8, 13-14 Gospel: Luke 17:5-10 All readings and footnotes from usccb.org.
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October 2, 2019
September 29, 2019: 26th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)
First Reading: Amos 6:1a, 4-7 Second Reading: 1 Timothy 6:11-16 Gospel: Luke 16:19-31 Link to the mentioned Blessed is She article: https://blessedisshe.net/the-blog/run-cross/
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September 25, 2019
September 22, 2019: 25th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)
First Reading: Amos 8:4-7 Second Reading: 1 Timothy 2:1-8 Gospel: Luke 16:1-13 All footnotes and readings from usccb.org Visit www.ashowerofrosespodcast.com for more!
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September 18, 2019
September 15, 2019: 24th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)
First Reading: Exodus 32:7-11; 13-14 Second Reading: 1 Timothy 1:12-17 Gospel: Luke 15:1-32 All readings and footnotes from USCCB.org.
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September 11, 2019
September 8, 2019: 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)
Featuring my FIANCE, Paul!!! First Reading: Wisdom 9:13-18B Second Reading: Philemon 9-10, 12-17 Gospel: Luke 14:25-33 All readings and footnotes from usccb.org.
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September 4, 2019
September 1, 2019: 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)
First Reading: Sirach 3: 17-18, 20, 28-29 Second Reading: Hebrews 12:18-19, 22-24A Gospel: Luke 14:1, 7-14 All readings and footnotes from usccb.org. NEW SHOW MUSIC!!!! The song is "Christ in Me," written by my friend Rich Grillone and me.  You can find his music on Spotify, or visit his website http://richgrillone.com/. 
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August 28, 2019
August 25, 2019: 21st Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)
Featuring my wonderful friend, Claire! First Reading: Isaiah 66:18-21 Second Reading: Hebrews 12:5-7, 11-13 Gospel: Luke 12:22-30 All readings and footnotes from usccb.org
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August 21, 2019
August 18, 2019: 20th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)
Featuring my AMAZING friend, Shannon!  Her website: https://letters2myfriends.com/ Her Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/shannndonnelly/ First Reading: Jeremiah 38: 4-6, 8-10 Second Reading: Hebrews 12:1-4 Gospel: Luke 12:49-53 All readings and footnotes from usccb.org
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August 14, 2019
August 11, 2019: 19th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)
First Reading: Wisdom 18:6-9 Second Reading: Hebrews 11:1-2, 8-19 Gospel: Luke 12:32-48 For context: Read Genesis 12-13, 16, 21, 22; Exodus 12-13; Deuteronomy 34 All readings and footnotes from usccb.org Check out our website: ashowerofrosespodcast.com
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August 7, 2019
August 4, 2019: 18th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)
First Reading: Ecclesiastes 1:1-2; 2:21-23 Second Reading: Colossians 3:1-5, 9-11 Gospel: Luke 12:13-21 All readings and footnotes from USCCB.
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August 2, 2019
July 28, 2019: 17th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)
First Reading: Genesis 18:20-32 Second Reading: Colossians 2:12-14 Gospel: Luke 11:1-13 All readings and footnotes found on USCCB.org.
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July 24, 2019
July 21, 2019: 16th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)
Featuring my amazing friend Sarah (who was in a coffee shop while we were recording, so enjoy the awesome soundtrack in the background). First Reading: Genesis 18:1-10A Second Reading: Colossians 1:24-28 Gospel: Luke 10:38-42 All readings and footnotes taken from USCCB.
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July 17, 2019
July 14, 2019: 15th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)
Featuring my amazing faithful friend, Meghan! First Reading: Deuteronomy 30:10-14 Second Reading: Colossians 1:15-20 Gospel: Luke 10:25-37 All readings and footnotes taken from USCCB.
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July 10, 2019
July 7, 2019: 14th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)
First Reading: Isaiah 66:10-14C Second Reading: Galatians 6:14-18 Gospel: Luke 10:1-12, 17-20 All footnotes and readings from USCCB
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July 4, 2019
June 30, 2019: 13th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)
Special Guest: My amazing friend Valerie! First Reading: 1 Kings 19: 16B, 19-21 Second Reading: Galatians 5:1, 13-18 Gospel: Luke 9:51-62
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June 26, 2019
June 23, 2019: The Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ (Year C)
First Reading: Genesis 14:18-20 Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 11:23-26 Sequence: St. Thomas Aquinas, Sequence Lauda Sion Gospel: Luke 9:11B-17
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June 19, 2019
June 16, 2019: The Solemnity of the Most Holy Trinity (Year C)
First Reading: Proverbs 8:22-31 Second Reading: Romans 5:1-5 Gospel: John 16:12-15
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June 12, 2019
June 9, 2019: Pentecost Sunday (Year C)
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June 5, 2019
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May 30, 2019