Saturday, April 18 — Psalm 51:7–12
Leviticus 13:47–14:18; Mark 4:30–41
Even the stork in the heavens knows its times; and the turtle-dove, swallow, and crane observe the time of their coming; but my people do not know the ordinance of the Lord. Jeremiah 8:7
Jesus Christ gave himself for us that he might redeem us from all iniquity and purify for himself a people of his own who are zealous for good deeds. Titus 2:14
Lord Jesus, remind us that the commandments are pure and simple: Love God, love neighbor. Inflame us with zeal to show that love in action. Amen.