Monthly Archives: July 2014

08-01-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 1, 2014 (St. Alphonsus Liguori, Bishop and Doctor of the Church) Jesus said, “A prophet is not without honor except in his native place and in his own house.”   Mt 13:54-58 Funny, how when they think they know you, … Continue reading

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07-31-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 31, 2014 (St. Ignatius of Loyola, Priest) The LORD said to the Israelites through the Prophet Jeremiah, “like clay in the hand of the potter, so are you in my hand,”  Jer 18:1-6 That’s us, beloved! When we mess … Continue reading

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07-30-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 30, 2014 Jesus said, “The Kingdom of heaven is like a treasure buried in a field, which a person finds and hides again, and out of joy goes and sells all that he has and buys that field.”   Mt … Continue reading

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07-29-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 29, 2014 (St. Martha) Jesus said to Martha, the sister of Lazarus who had just died, “I am the resurrection and the life; whoever believes in me, even if he dies, will live, and anyone who lives and believes … Continue reading

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07-28-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 28, 2014 The LORD said to me (Jeremiah): Go buy yourself a linen loincloth; wear it on your loins, but do not put it in water.   Jer 13:1-11 Definitely not a bathing suit! Sometimes God can be so seriously … Continue reading

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07-27-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 27, 2014 (Seventeenth Sunday Ordinary Time A) St. Paul said, “Brothers and sisters:  We know that all things work for good for those who love God, who are called according to his purpose.”  Rom 8:28-30 Those who love God … Continue reading

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07-26-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 26, 2014 (Sts. Joachim and Anne) My soul yearns and pines for the courts of the LORD.  My heart and my flesh cry out for the living God.  Ps 84 Are we longing for something or someone, beloved?  But … Continue reading

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07-25-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 25, 2014 (St. James, Apostle) Jesus said, “whoever wishes to be great among you shall be your servant; whoever wishes to be first among you shall be your slave. Just so, the Son of Man did not come to … Continue reading

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07-24-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 24, 2014 Jesus said, “blessed are your eyes, because they see, and your ears, because they hear.  Amen, I say to you, many prophets and righteous people longed to see what you see but did not see it, and … Continue reading

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07-23-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 23, 2014 (St. Bridget of Sweden) The Word of the LORD came to me (the Prophet Jeremiah) thus:  “Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, before you were born I dedicated you, a prophet to the … Continue reading

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07-22-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 22, 2014 (St. Mary Magdalene) Jesus said to Mary, “Stop holding on to me, for I have not yet ascended to the Father.  But go to my brothers and tell them, ‘I am going to my Father and your … Continue reading

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07-21-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 21, 2014 Jesus said to the unfaithful Pharisees who insisted on seeing a sign, “An evil and unfaithful generation seeks a sign, but no sign will be given it except the sign of Jonah the prophet.  Just as Jonah … Continue reading

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07-20-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 20, 2014 (16th Sunday Ordinary Time A) Jesus said, “The kingdom of heaven may be likened to a man who sowed good seed in his field.” “The kingdom of heaven is like a mustard seed that a person took … Continue reading

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07-19-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 19, 2014 God said through the Prophet Isaiah, “Behold, my servant whom I have chosen, my beloved in whom I delight; I shall place my Spirit upon him, and he will proclaim justice to the Gentiles.  He will not … Continue reading

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07-18-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 18, 2014 Jesus said to the Pharisees, “I say to you, something greater than the temple is here.  If you knew what this meant, I desire mercy, not sacrifice, you would not have condemned these innocent men.  For the … Continue reading

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07-17-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 17, 2014 Jesus said: “Come to me, all you who labor and are burdened, and I will give you rest.”   Mt 11:28-30 Where do we go in the midst of burdensome labor?  Cigarette or coffee break?  Gossip?  Chocolate?  Or, … Continue reading

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07-16-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 16, 2014 (Our Lady of Mount Carmel) Jesus said, “I give praise to you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, for although you have hidden these things from the wise and the learned you have revealed them to the … Continue reading

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07-15-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 15, 2014 (St. Bonaventure, Bishop and Doctor of the Church) Jesus began to reproach the towns where most of his mighty deeds had been done, since they had not repented. Mt 11:20-24 Tough day of readings.  But some days, … Continue reading

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07-14-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 14, 2014 (St. Kateri Tekakwitha, Virgin) Jesus said, “Whoever finds his life will lose it, and whoever loses his life for my sake will find it.” Mt 10:34-11:1 Same old question, beloved.  What are we willing to lose in … Continue reading

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07-13-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 13, 2014 (15th Sunday Ordinary Time A) Jesus said, “blessed are your eyes, because they see, and your ears, because they hear.”  Mt 13:1-23 Otherwise you wouldn’t even be here! Thank you from me. Thank you for Jesus!!! _______ … Continue reading

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07-12-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 12, 2014 Jesus said to His disciples, “Everyone who acknowledges me before others I will acknowledge before my heavenly Father.  But whoever denies me before others, I will deny before my heavenly Father.”   Mt 10:24-33 And one thing we … Continue reading

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07-11-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 11, 2014 (St. Benedict, Abbot) Jesus said, “be shrewd as serpents and simple as doves. But beware of men, for they will hand you over to courts . .” “When they hand you over, do not worry about how … Continue reading

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07-10-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 10, 2014 Jesus said, “Amen, I say to you, it will be more tolerable for the land of Sodom and Gomorrah on the day of judgment than for that town.”   Mt 10:7-15 What could possibly be that bad?  Remember, … Continue reading

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07-09-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 9, 2014 Jesus sent out these Twelve after instructing them thus, “Do not go into pagan territory or enter a Samaritan town.  Go rather to the lost sheep of the house of Israel. As you go, make this proclamation: … Continue reading

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07-08-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 8, 2014 Jesus said, “The harvest is abundant but the laborers are few; so ask the master of the harvest to send out laborers for his harvest.”  Mt 9:32-38 We tend to look at this verse from the point … Continue reading

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07-07-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 7, 2014 Jesus said to the hemorrhaging woman, “Courage, daughter! Your faith has saved you.” Mt 9:18-26 We have two examples of extreme faith today.  This woman believed so intently that just a touch of Jesus could heal her, that … Continue reading

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07-06-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 6, 2014 (Fourteenth Sunday Ordinary Time A) St. Paul said, “If the Spirit of the one who raised Jesus from the dead dwells in you, the one who raised Christ from the dead will give life to your mortal … Continue reading

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07-05-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 5, 2014 Jesus said, “No one patches an old cloak with a piece of unshrunken cloth, for its fullness pulls away from the cloak and the tear gets worse.”  Mt 9:14-17 Maybe this is done all over the country, … Continue reading

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07-04-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 4, 2014 Jesus said, “Those who are well do not need a physician, but the sick do.  Go and learn the meaning of the words, I desire mercy, not sacrifice.  I did not come to call the righteous but … Continue reading

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07-03-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 3, 2014 (St. Thomas, Apostle) Jesus said to Thomas, “Have you come to believe because you have seen me? Blessed are those who have not seen and have believed.” Jn 20:24-29 Do we see Jesus in the poor, in … Continue reading

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07-02-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 2, 2014 The Prophet Amos said, “Seek good and not evil, that you may live; Then truly will the LORD, the God of hosts, be with you as you claim! Hate evil and love good, and let justice prevail … Continue reading

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