For 12 February 2022, Saturday of week 5 in Ordinary Time, based on Mark 8:2-3
Jesus said to his disciples, â€˜I have compassion for the crowd, because they have been with me now for three days and have nothing to eat. If I send them away hungry to their homes, they will faint on the wayâ€”and some of them have come from a great distance.â€™
Scripture passage from the New Revised Standard Version Bible: Catholic Edition, copyright 1989, 1993, Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. Used by permission. All rights reserved.