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

11-13-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 13, 2019 (St. Frances Xavier Cabrini, Virgin) As Jesus continued his journey to Jerusalem, he traveled through Samaria and Galilee.  As he was entering a village, ten lepers met him. They stood at a distance from him and raised … Continue reading

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11-12-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 12, 2019 (St. Josaphat, Bishop and Martyr) God formed man to be imperishable; the image of his own nature he made them.  But by the envy of the Devil, death entered the world, and they who are in his … Continue reading

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11-11-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 11, 2019 (St. Martin of Tours, Bishop) (Veterans’ Day) Jesus said, “Be on your guard! If your brother sins, rebuke him; and if he repents, forgive him. And if he wrongs you seven times in one day and returns … Continue reading

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11-10-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 10, 2019 (32nd Sunday Ordinary Time, C) Jesus said, “The children of this age marry and remarry; but those who are deemed worthy to attain to the coming age and to the resurrection of the dead neither marry nor … Continue reading

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11-09-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 9, 2019 (Dedication of Lateran Basilica) “Wherever the river flows, every sort of living creature that can multiply shall live, . . .  Along both banks of the river, fruit trees of every kind shall grow; their leaves shall … Continue reading

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11-08-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 8, 2019 I myself am convinced about you, my brothers and sisters, that you yourselves are full of goodness, filled with all knowledge, and able to admonish one another.  Rom_15:14-21 St. Paul continued, now make sure that you share … Continue reading

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11-07-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 7, 2019 (Mary, Mother and Mediatrix of Grace) Jesus said, “there will be more joy in heaven over one sinner who repents than over ninety-nine righteous people who have no need of repentance.”  Lk_15:1-10 Father, we thank You for … Continue reading

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11-06-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 6, 2019 Jesus said, “everyone of you who does not renounce all his possessions cannot be my disciple.”  Lk_14:25-33 There’s an old saying that goes, “What you (think you) possess, possesses you.”  Unfortunately all of our possessions are fleeting … Continue reading

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11-05-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 5, 2019 St. Paul wrote: Let love be sincere; hate what is evil, hold on to what is good; love one another with mutual affection; anticipate one another in showing honor. Do not grow slack in zeal, be fervent … Continue reading

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11-04-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 4, 2014 (St. Charles Borromeo, Bishop) Jesus said, “When you hold a lunch or a dinner, do not invite your friends or your brothers or sisters or your relatives or your wealthy neighbors, in case they may invite you … Continue reading

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11-03-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 3, 2019 (31st Sunday Ordinary Time, C) At that time, Jesus came to Jericho and intended to pass through the town.  Lk_19:1-10 You know, beloved, some “passovers” just might lead to a resurrection.  That stop light you intended to cruise … Continue reading

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11-02-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 2, 2019 (Commemoration of All the Faithful Departed) The souls of the just are in the hand of God, and no torment shall touch them. They seemed, in the view of the foolish, to be dead; and their passing … Continue reading

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11-01-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 01, 2019 (Solemnity of All Saints) Jesus taught the people, saying: “Blessed are the poor in spirit,      for theirs is the Kingdom of heaven. Blessed are they who mourn,      for they will be comforted. Blessed are the … Continue reading

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10-31-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 31, 2019 What will separate us from the love of Christ? Will anguish, or distress, or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or peril, or the sword?  As it is written: ‘For your sake we are being slain all the … Continue reading

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10-30-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 30, 2019 Jesus passed through towns and villages, teaching as he went and making his way to Jerusalem. Someone asked him, “Lord, will only a few people be saved?” He answered them, “Strive to enter through the narrow gate, … Continue reading

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10-29-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 29, 2019 “Blessed are you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth; you have revealed to little ones the mysteries of the Kingdom.”  Mt 11:25 Jesus said, “What is the Kingdom of God like?  To what can I compare it?  … Continue reading

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10-28-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 28, 2019 (Ss. Simon and Jude, Apostles) 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 foundation of the … Continue reading

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10-27-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 27, 2019 (30th Sunday Ordinary Time, C) The one who serves God willingly is heard; his petition reaches the heavens.  Sir_35:12-14,16-18 When the just cry out, the Lord hears them, and from all their distress he rescues them. R. … Continue reading

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10-26-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 26, 2019 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 bodies also, through his Spirit … Continue reading

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10-25-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 25, 2019 St. Paul wrote, “I discover the principle that when I want to do right, evil is at hand.  For I take delight in the law of God, in my inner self, but I see in my members … Continue reading

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10-24-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 24, 2019 (St. Anthony Mary Claret, Bishop) St. Paul wrote, “now that you have been freed from sin and have become slaves of God, the benefit that you have leads to sanctification, and its end is eternal life.  For … Continue reading

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10-23-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 23, 2019 (St. John of Capistrano, Priest) Continuing on His theme of vigilance, preparedness and righteousness, Jesus’ parable of the faithful and prudent steward today ends:  “That servant who knew his master’s will but did not make preparations nor … Continue reading

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10-22-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 22, 2019 (St. John Paul II, Pope) Jesus said, “Blessed are those servants whom the master finds vigilant on his arrival.”  Lk_12:35-38 Our constant reminder of vigilance.  Jesus reminds us, pleads with us and warns us to always remain … Continue reading

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10-21-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 21, 2019 Jesus said, “Take care to guard against all greed, for though one may be rich, one’s life does not consist of possessions.” . . .  And to the wealthy, greedy one He said ‘this night your life … Continue reading

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10-20-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 20, 2019 (29th Sunday Ordinary Time, C) All Scripture is inspired by God and is useful for teaching, for refutation, for correction, and for training in righteousness, so that one who belongs to God may be competent, equipped for … Continue reading

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10-19-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 19, 2019 (St. John de Brébeuf and Isaac Jogues, Priests, and Companions, Martyrs) Brothers and sisters:  It was not through the law that the promise was made to Abraham and his descendants that he would inherit the world, but … Continue reading

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10-18-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 18, 2019 (St. Luke, Evangelist) St. Paul wrote, At my first defense no one appeared on my behalf, but everyone deserted me.  May it not be held against them!  But the Lord stood by me and gave me strength, … Continue reading

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10-17-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 17, 2019 (St. Ignatius of Antioch, Bishop and Martyr) Out of the depths I cry to you, O LORD; LORD, hear my voice! Let your ears be attentive to my voice in supplication.  If you, O LORD, mark iniquities, … Continue reading

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10-16-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 16, 2019 (St. Margaret Mary Alacoque, Virgin) Jesus said: “Woe to you Pharisees! . . .  Then one of the scholars of the law said to him in reply, “Teacher, by saying this you are insulting us too.”  And … Continue reading

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10-15-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 15, 2019 (St. Teresa of Avila, Virgin and Doctor of the Church) St. Paul wrote, “Brothers and sisters: I am not ashamed of the Gospel. It is the power of God for the salvation of everyone who believes”  Rom_1:16-25 … Continue reading

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10-14-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 14, 2019 Jesus said, “At the judgment the men of Nineveh will arise with this generation and condemn it, because at the preaching of Jonah they repented, and there is something greater than Jonah here.”  Lk_11:29-32 Yes, Lord, we … Continue reading

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