Day by Day


A Ministry of St Mary’s Church, Butetown, Cardiff


It’s as simple as that.

Each daily post takes a minute or so to read but you can, of course, spend as long as you want to pray and reflect, or just read it on the go!

The featured Bible reading comes from the Daily Mass celebrated here at St Mary’s. It’s an important part of our ministry.

If you want to dig deeper, you’ll discover other resources here too.

Holy Hours | prayer at different times of the day and night.

Holy Days | ideas for some of the important feasts and seasons of the Church’s year.

Holy Words | well-prayed prayers which Christians have used for centuries.

for the journey | we’re well prepared for Lent | 40 days | 40 Meditations on the Mass | from 17th February

You can find out more about the Parish of Cardiff St Mary the Virgin at www.stmaryscf10.com

Latest Daily Posts

  • Wednesday 20 January 2021
    Scripture Jesus went into a synagogue, and there was a man there who had a withered hand. And they were watching him to see if he would cure him on the sabbath day, hoping for something to use against him. He said to the man with the withered hand, ‘Stand up out in the middle!’Continue reading “Wednesday 20 January 2021”
  • Tuesday 19 January 2020
    Resting or rising Scripture  One sabbath day, Jesus happened to be taking a walk through the cornfields, and his disciples began to pick ears of corn as they went along. And the Pharisees said to him, ‘Look, why are they doing something on the sabbath day that is forbidden?’ And he replied, ‘Did you neverContinue reading “Tuesday 19 January 2020”
  • Monday 18 January 2021
    Friends of our feelings Scripture One day when John’s disciples and the Pharisees were fasting, some people came to Jesus and said to him, ‘Why is it that John’s disciples and the disciples of the Pharisees fast, but your disciples do not?’ Jesus replied, ‘Surely the bridegroom’s attendants would never think of fasting while theContinue reading “Monday 18 January 2021”

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Day by day, Lord, three things I pray: to see you more clearly, love you more dearly, follow you more nearly, day by day. Amen.

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