Author Archives: Joe Puglis

About Joe Puglis

Hello and welcome to ColorMe4Life and Whispers to the Wind. My name is Joe Puglis and these websites encompass various aspects of my life. From the backgrounds of grocery store proprietor, to research chemist, to manager, carpet dyer and Catholic deacon you'll find a cornucopia of colors here, the Colors of Life. Most dear to my heart is my love of God, my awesome family, and you, beloved. Thank you for visiting. Please come back again. And feel free to visit the links in all pictures and hyper-linked words. These are always hand selected to go with the topic of discussion and kept as absolutely clean as possible. Also, I apologize for any links that have been removed by their owners. In time I try to replace them or update them. Hope you enjoy. May God bless YOU always, in Christ's love! Joe

07-20-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 20, 2019 Jesus quoted the prophet Isaiah saying of Himself: “A bruised reed he will not break, a smoldering wick he will not quench, until he brings justice to victory.  And in his name the Gentiles will hope.”  Mt_12:14-21 … Continue reading

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07-19-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 19, 2019 The LORD said, “This is how you are to eat it (the Passover Lamb): with your loins girt, sandals on your feet and your staff in hand, you shall eat like those who are in flight.  It … Continue reading

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07-18-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 18, 2019 (St. Camillus de Lellis, Priest) Jesus said: “Come to me, all you who labor and are burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am meek and … Continue reading

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07-17-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 17, 2019 (St. Francis Solano, OFM, Priest) At that time Jesus exclaimed: “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 … Continue reading

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07-16-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 16, 2019 (Our Lady of Mount Carmel) If today you hear his voice, harden not your hearts.  Ps 95 Sometimes, beloved, God’s voice is not always praising us.  Sometimes, God may actually be disappointed in the things we do … Continue reading

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07-15-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 15, 2019 (St. Bonaventure, Bishop and Doctor of the Church) Jesus said to His disciples, “Whoever loves father or mother more than me is not worthy of me, and whoever loves son or daughter more than me is not … Continue reading

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07-14-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 14, 2019 (15th Sunday Ordinary Time, C) Moses said, “For this command that I enjoin on you today is not too mysterious and remote for you. . . . it is something very near to you, already in your … Continue reading

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07-13-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 13, 2019 Continuing on the theme of coming persecutions, Jesus said to His disciples, “Therefore do not be afraid of them.  Nothing is concealed that will not be revealed, nor secret that will not be known.  What I say … Continue reading

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07-12-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 12, 2019 Jesus said, “When they hand you over, do not worry about how you are to speak or what you are to say.  You will be given at that moment what you are to say. For it will … Continue reading

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07-11-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 11, 2019 (St. Benedict, Abbot) “Come closer to me,” he (Joseph) told his brothers.  When they had done so, he said: “I am your brother Joseph, whom you once sold into Egypt. But now do not be distressed, and … Continue reading

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07-10-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 10, 2019 (St. Augustine Zhao Rong, Priest and Companions, Martyrs in China) . . . all the world came to Joseph to obtain rations of grain, for famine had gripped the whole world. Gn_41:55-57;42:5-7a,17-24a Jesus sent out these Twelve after … Continue reading

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07-09-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 9, 2019 Jesus went around to all the towns and villages, teaching in their synagogues, proclaiming the Gospel of the Kingdom, and curing every disease and illness.  At the sight of the crowds, his heart was moved with pity … Continue reading

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07-08-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 8, 2019 In you, my God, I place my trust.  Ps 91 Response Jacob had a dream: a stairway rested on the ground, with its top reaching to the heavens; and God’s messengers were going up and down on … Continue reading

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07-07-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 7, 2019 (14th Sunday Ordinary Time, C) St. Paul said, “May I never boast except in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, through which the world has been crucified to me, and I to the world. . . … Continue reading

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07-06-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 6, 2019 (St. Maria Goretti, Virgin and Martyr) Jesus said, “People do not put new wine into old wineskins.  Otherwise the skins burst, the wine spills out, and the skins are ruined. Rather, they pour new wine into fresh … Continue reading

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07-05-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 5, 2019 (St. Anthony Zaccaria, Priest) One day toward evening Isaac went out in the field, and as he looked around, he noticed that camels were approaching. Rebekah, too, was looking about, and when she saw him, she alighted … Continue reading

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07-04-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 4, 2019 Again the LORD’s messenger called to Abraham from heaven and said: “I swear by myself, declares the LORD, that because you acted as you did in not withholding from me your beloved son, I will bless you … Continue reading

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07-03-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 3, 2019 (St. Thomas, Apostle) Resurrected Jesus said to Thomas, “Put your finger here and see my hands, and bring your hand and put it into my side, and do not be unbelieving, but believe.”  Thomas answered and said … Continue reading

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07-02-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 2, 2019 Jesus rebuked the winds and the sea, and there was great calm.  Mt_8:23-27 Does your life ever feel like a storm in the middle of the sea, beloved?  How do we respond to that?  The disciples were … Continue reading

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07-01-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 1, 2019 (St. Junipero Serra, Priest) While the two men walked on farther toward Sodom, the LORD remained standing before Abraham. Then Abraham drew nearer to him and said: “Will you sweep away the innocent with the guilty? Suppose … Continue reading

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06-30-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 30, 2019 (13th Sunday Ordinary Time, C) St. Paul said, “live by the Spirit and you will certainly not gratify the desire of the flesh. For the flesh has desires against the Spirit, and the Spirit against the flesh; … Continue reading

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06-29-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 29, 2019 (Ss. Peter and Paul, Apostles) Jesus asked his disciples, “Who do people say that the Son of Man is?” They replied, “Some say John the Baptist, others Elijah, still others Jeremiah or one of the prophets.” He … Continue reading

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06-28-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 28, 2019 (Most Sacred Heart of Jesus) Brothers and sisters: The love of God has been poured out into our hearts through the Holy Spirit that has been given to us. For Christ, while we were still helpless, died … Continue reading

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06-27-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 27, 2019 Jesus said to his disciples: “Not everyone who says to me, ‘Lord, Lord,’ will enter the Kingdom of heaven, but only the one who does the will of my Father in heaven.  Many will say to me … Continue reading

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06-26-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 26, 2019 The LORD said to Abram, “I am the LORD who brought you from Ur of the Chaldeans to give you this land as a possession.” “O Lord GOD,” he asked, “how am I to know that I … Continue reading

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06-25-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 25, 2019 R. He who does justice will live in the presence of the Lord. Response to Psalm 15 Jesus said, “Do to others whatever you would have them do to you.  This is the Law and the Prophets.”  … Continue reading

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06-24-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 24, 2019 (The Nativity of St. John the Baptist) Hear me, O coastlands, listen, O distant peoples. The LORD called me from birth, from my mother’s womb he gave me my name.  He made of me a sharp-edged sword … Continue reading

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06-23-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 23, 2019 (Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ) What he did at supper seated, Christ ordained to be repeated, His memorial ne’er to cease: And his rule for guidance taking, Bread and wine we hallow, … Continue reading

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06-22-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 22, 2019 (Ss. Thomas More, John Fisher and Paulinus of Nola) St. Paul wrote, “Therefore, that I might not become too elated, a thorn in the flesh was given to me, an angel of Satan, to beat me, to … Continue reading

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06-21-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 21, 2019 (St. Aloysius Gonzaga, Religious) Jesus said to his disciples: “Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moth and decay destroy, and thieves break in and steal.  But store up treasures in heaven, where neither … Continue reading

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06-20-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 20, 2019 Jesus told His disciples to pray saying, “. . . forgive us our trespasses, as we forgive those who trespass against us;. . .”  He continued, “If you forgive others their transgressions, your heavenly Father will forgive … Continue reading

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