Monthly Archives: May 2017

06-01-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 1, 2017 (St. Justin, Martyr) Lifting up his eyes to heaven, Jesus prayed saying: “I pray not only for these, but also for those who will believe in me through their word, so that they may all be one, … Continue reading

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05-31-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 31, 2017 (Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary) Elizabeth said to Mary, “Blessed are you who believed that what was spoken to you by the Lord would be fulfilled.”  Lk_1:39-56 The Lord speaks with us too beloved, in many … Continue reading

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05-30-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 30, 2017 St. Paul said, “I consider life of no importance to me, if only I may finish my course and the ministry that I received from the Lord Jesus, to bear witness to the Gospel of God’s grace.”  … Continue reading

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05-29-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 29, 2017 Jesus said to His disciples, “. . . you will leave me alone. But I am not alone, because the Father is with me. I have told you this so that you might have peace in me. … Continue reading

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05-28-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 28, 2017 (7th Sunday of Easter A) – since we did the Ascension on Ascension Thursday – Jesus raised his eyes to heaven and said, “Father, the hour has come. Give glory to your son, so that your son … Continue reading

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05-27-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 17, 2017 (St. Augustine of Canterbury, Bishop) After staying in Antioch some time, Paul left and traveled in orderly sequence through the Galatian country and Phrygia, bringing strength to all the disciples.   Acts_18:23-28 The Holy Spirit strengthens us too, … Continue reading

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05-26-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 26, 2017 (St. Philip Neri, Priest) Jesus said to his disciples: “Amen, amen, I say to you, you will weep and mourn, while the world rejoices; you will grieve, but your grief will become joy.”   Jn_16:20-23 What brings … Continue reading

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05-25-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 25, 2017 (Ascension of the Lord – official date) . . . as they (the disciples) were looking on, he (Jesus) was lifted up, and a cloud took him from their sight.  While they were looking intently at the … Continue reading

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05-24-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 24, 2017 Jesus said to his disciples: “I have much more to tell you, but you cannot bear it now.  But when he comes, the Spirit of truth, he will guide you to all truth.”   Jn_16:12-15 You cannot bear … Continue reading

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05-23-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 23, 2017 The Philippian jailer who securely imprisoned Paul and Silas came to witness their miraculous release and said, “Sirs, what must I do to be saved?” And they said, “Believe in the Lord Jesus and you and your … Continue reading

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05-22-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 22, 2017 (St. Rita of Cascia) Jesus said to his disciples: “When the Advocate comes whom I will send you from the Father, the Spirit of truth who proceeds from the Father, he will testify to me.  And you … Continue reading

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05-21-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 21, 2017 (6th Sunday of Easter, A) St. Peter wrote, “Beloved: Sanctify Christ as Lord in your hearts. Always be ready to give an explanation to anyone who asks you for a reason for your hope,”  1_Pt 3:15-18 And … Continue reading

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05-20-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 20, 2017 Jesus said to his disciples:  “If the world hates you, realize that it hated me first.  If you belonged to the world, the world would love its own; but because you do not belong to the world, … Continue reading

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05-19-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 19, 2017 Jesus said to his disciples: “This is my commandment: love one another as I love you.  No one has greater love than this, to lay down one’s life for one’s friends.  You are my friends if you … Continue reading

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05-18-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 18, 2017 (St. John I, Pope and Martyr) Jesus said to his disciples:  “As the Father loves me, so I also love you. Remain in my love. . . . “I have told you this so that my joy … Continue reading

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05-17-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 17, 2017 Some who had come down from Judea were instructing the brothers, “Unless you are circumcised according to the Mosaic practice, you cannot be saved.”  Because there arose no little dissension and debate by Paul and Barnabas with … Continue reading

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05-16-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 16, 2017 Jesus said to his disciples: “Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you.  Not as the world gives do I give it to you.”  Jn_14:27-31a So, what do you think that means, beloved, “as … Continue reading

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05-15-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 15, 2017 (St. Isidore) Jesus said, “The Advocate, the Holy Spirit whom the Father will send in my name, he will teach you everything and remind you of all that I told you.”  Jn_14:21-26 COME HOLY SPIRIT! _______________end of … Continue reading

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05-14-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 14, 2017 (5th Sunday of Easter, A; and Mother’s Day) As the number of disciples continued to grow, the Hellenists complained against the Hebrews because their widows were being neglected in the daily distribution.  So the Twelve called together … Continue reading

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05-13-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 13, 2017 (Our Lady of Fatima) On the following sabbath almost the whole city gathered to hear the word of the Lord.  When the Jews saw the crowds, they were filled with jealousy and with violent abuse contradicted what … Continue reading

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05-12-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 12, 2017 (Ss. Nereus & Achilleus, Martyrs) Jesus said to his disciples: In my Father’s house there are many dwelling places.  If there were not, would I have told you that I am going to prepare a place for … Continue reading

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05-11-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 11, 2017 Jesus said, “Amen, amen, I say to you, no slave is greater than his master nor any messenger greater than the one who sent him.” . . .  “Amen, amen, I say to you, whoever receives the … Continue reading

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05-10-2017 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 10, 2017 (St. Damien de Veuster, Priest) While they were worshiping the Lord and fasting, the Holy Spirit said, “Set apart for me Barnabas and Saul for the work to which I have called them.”  Then, completing their fasting … Continue reading

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05-09-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 9, 2017 . . the Church in Jerusalem, . . sent Barnabas to go to Antioch. When he arrived and saw the grace of God, he rejoiced and encouraged them all to remain faithful to the Lord in firmness … Continue reading

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05-08-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 8, 2017 Jesus said, “I am the good shepherd, and I know mine and mine know me, just as the Father knows me and I know the Father; and I will lay down my life for the sheep.  I … Continue reading

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05-07-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 7, 2017 (4th Sunday of Easter, A) Christ also suffered for you, leaving you an example that you should follow in his footsteps. ‘He committed no sin, and no deceit was found in his mouth.’  When he was insulted, … Continue reading

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05-06-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 6, 2017 Having completed his proclamation about eating his body and drinking his blood, Jesus was disappointed in those of his disciples who decided to no longer stay with him. Jesus then said to the Twelve, “Do you also … Continue reading

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05-05-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 5, 2017 On his journey, as he was nearing Damascus, a light from the sky suddenly flashed around him.  He fell to the ground and heard a voice saying to him, “Saul, Saul, why are you persecuting me?”  He … Continue reading

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05-04-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 4, 2017 Jesus said to the crowds: “No one can come to me unless the Father who sent me draw him, and I will raise him on the last day.  It is written in the prophets: ‘They shall all … Continue reading

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05-03-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 3, 2017 (Ss. Philip and James, Apostles) Jesus said, “Amen, amen, I say to you, whoever believes in me will do the works that I do, and will do greater ones than these, because I am going to the … Continue reading

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05-02-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 2, 2017 (St. Athanasius, Bishop and Doctor of the Church) As they were stoning Stephen, he called out, “Lord Jesus, receive my spirit.” Then he fell to his knees and cried out in a loud voice, “Lord, do not … Continue reading

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