Monthly Archives: October 2014

10-31-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 31, 2014 St. Paul said to the Church members in Philippi, “I am confident of this, that the one who began a good work in you will continue to complete it until the day of Christ Jesus.”  Phil 1:1-11 … Continue reading

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10-30-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 30, 2014 St. Paul said, “put on the armor of God, that you may be able to resist on the evil day and, having done everything, to hold your ground. So stand fast with your loins girded in truth, … Continue reading

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10-29-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 29, 2014 Someone asked Jesus, “‘Lord, will only a few people be saved?’ He answered them, ‘Strive to enter through the narrow gate, for many, I tell you, will attempt to enter but will not be strong enough.’”   Lk … Continue reading

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10-28-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 28, 2014 (Sts. Simon and Jude, Apostles) St. Paul said, “Brothers and sisters: You are no longer strangers and sojourners, but you are fellow citizens with the holy ones and members of the household of God, built upon the … Continue reading

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10-27-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 27, 2014 St. Paul said, “Brothers and sisters: be kind to one another, compassionate, forgiving one another as God has forgiven you in Christ.  Be imitators of God, as beloved children, and live in love, as Christ loved us … Continue reading

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10-26-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 26, 2014 (Thirtieth Sunday Ordinary Time A) Thus says the LORD: “You shall not molest or oppress an alien, for you were once aliens yourselves. . . ”  Ex 22:20-26 Oh, weren’t we all!  Frustrated when they build thousand-home … Continue reading

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10-25-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 25, 2014 Jesus told the people a parable, “There once was a person who had a fig tree planted in his orchard, and when he came in search of fruit on it but found none, he said to the … Continue reading

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10-24-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 24, 2014 Jesus reminded the Church in Ephesus of their call and its ‘Oneness’.  “the one hope of your call; one Lord, one faith, one baptism; one God and Father of all, who is over all and through all … Continue reading

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10-23-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 23, 2014 Jesus said, “Do you think that I have come to establish peace on the earth?  No, I tell you, but rather division.  From now on a household of five will be divided, three against two and two … Continue reading

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10-22-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 22, 2014 (St. Pope John Paul II, Pope) Continuing with yesterday’s theme of being prepared, being vigilant for the Lord’s coming, Jesus speaks today about the responsibility that goes along with the Gift of Knowing.  He said, “Much will … Continue reading

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10-21-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 21, 2014 Jesus said, “Blessed are those servants whom the master finds vigilant on his arrival.” Lk 12:35-38 Ever miss a plane or train beloved?  It can be frustrating.  Especially when there might be a long wait before the … Continue reading

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10-20-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 20, 2014 Jesus told the story of a man who reached the pinnacle of worldly success and then sat down and said to himself, “Now as for you, you have so many good things stored up for many years, … Continue reading

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10-19-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 19, 2014 (29th Sunday Ordinary Time A) Jesus’ opponents tried to entrap Him by presenting a scenario that entangled “Church” and “State.”  Jesus represented “Church,” as should have His opponents.  And the Roman occupiers represented “State.”   Those Roman occupiers, … Continue reading

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10-18-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 18, 2014 (St. Luke, Evangelist) Jesus said to the 72 disciples, as He sent them off on mission, “Go on your way; behold, I am sending you like lambs among wolves.” . . . “Whatever town you enter and … Continue reading

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10-17-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 17, 2014 (St. Ignatius of Antioch, Bishop and Martyr) At that time: so many people were crowding together that they were trampling one another underfoot.  Jesus began to speak, . . .   Lk 12:1-7 What could possibly cause … Continue reading

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10-16-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 16, 2014 (St. Margaret Mary Alacoque) St. Paul said, “Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in Christ with every spiritual blessing in the heavens,” Eph 1:1-10 St. Paul had a … Continue reading

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10-15-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 15, 2014 (Saint Teresa of Avila, Virgin and Doctor of the Church) St. Paul said, “the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, generosity, faithfulness, gentleness, self-control.”  Gal 5:18-25 Come Holy Spirit, fill the hearts of … Continue reading

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10-14-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 14, 2014 Jesus said to the Pharisee, “Although you cleanse the outside of the cup and the dish, inside you are filled with plunder and evil.”   Lk 11:37-41 Jesus had a lot to say about hypocrisy.  The Pharisees seemed … Continue reading

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10-13-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 13, 2014 St. Paul said, “For freedom Christ set us free; so stand firm and do not submit again to the yoke of slavery.”  Gal 4:22-24, 26-27, 31-5:1 One of our parishioners recently asked me why at the beginning … Continue reading

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10-12-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 12, 2014 (28th Sunday Ordinary Time A) St. Paul said, “I know how to live in humble circumstances; I know also how to live with abundance.  In every circumstance and in all things I have learned the secret of … Continue reading

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10-11-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 11, 2014 St. Paul said, “Scripture confined all things under the power of sin, that through faith in Jesus Christ the promise might be given to those who believe.”  Gal 3:22-29 Through FAITH, we, beloved, may receive the promise! … Continue reading

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10-10-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 10, 2014 Jesus said, “Whoever is not with me is against me, and whoever does not gather with me scatters.” Lk 11:15-26 With or not, no grey, no mediocre believers. _________________end of post

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10-09-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 9, 2014 Jesus said, “And I tell you, ask and you will receive; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.”  Lk 11:5-13 And sometimes the hardest part is finding the right door! … Continue reading

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10-08-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 8, 2014 St. Paul said to the Apostles, “If you, though a Jew, are living like a Gentile and not like a Jew, how can you compel the Gentiles to live like Jews?”   Gal 2:1-2, 7-14 Paul noticed a … Continue reading

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10-07-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 7, 2014 (Our Lady of the Rosary) Martha said, “Lord, do you not care that my sister has left me by myself to do the serving?  Tell her to help me.”  The Lord said to her in reply, “Martha, … Continue reading

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10-06-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 6, 2014 A scholar of the Law asked Jesus, “Teacher, what must I do to inherit eternal life?”  Jesus said to him, “What is written in the law?  How do you read it?” He said in reply, “You shall … Continue reading

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10-05-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 5, 2014 (27th Sunday Ordinary Time A) St. Paul wrote to the Philippians, “Have no anxiety at all, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, make your requests known to God. Then the peace of God that … Continue reading

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10-04-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 4, 2014 (St. Francis of Assisi) My favorite part of that whole, long and difficult story of Job: “the LORD blessed the latter days of Job more than his earlier ones. For he had fourteen thousand sheep, six thousand … Continue reading

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10-03-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 3, 2014 The LORD addressed Job out of the storm . . . Jb 38:1, 12-21; 40:3-5 Out of the storm. Is that only when we seek the Lord? Is that when we hear from Him? Or maybe not! … Continue reading

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10-02-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 2, 2014 (Guardian Angels) Job said, “But as for me, I know that my Vindicator lives, and that he will at last stand forth upon the dust; whom I myself shall see: my own eyes, not another’s, shall behold … Continue reading

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