Hannah, Her Son, and the Holy Family

December 27, 2015

Lots of people today will tell you what makes a family well-adjusted, functional, and peaceful. But in today’s readings for the Feast of the Holy Family, which center on two women, Hannah and Mary, the Church wants to tell us what makes a family holy.

Mass Readings

Reading 1 – 1 Samuel 1:20-28
Psalm – Psalm 128:1-5
Reading 2 – Colossians 3:12-21
Gospel – Luke 2:41-52