Category Archives: Gospels

Scriptures from one of the four Gospels

09-23-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 23, 2019 (St. Pius of Pietrelcina, Priest, ‘Padre Pio’) Let your light shine before others, that they may see your good deeds and glorify your heavenly Father. Mt_5:16 Jesus said to the crowd: “No one who lights a lamp … Continue reading

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09-22-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 22, 2019 (25th Sunday Ordinary Time, C) Jesus gives us a couple of cool quotes today that are worth citing.  He said, “I tell you, make friends for yourselves with dishonest wealth, so that when it fails, you will … Continue reading

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09-21-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 21, 2019 (St. Matthew, Apostle) . . behold, the angel of the Lord* appeared to him in a dream and said, “Joseph, son of David, do not be afraid to take Mary your wife into your home. For it … Continue reading

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09-20-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 20, 2019 (Ss. Andrew Kim Tae-gŏn, Priest, and Paul Chŏng Ha-sang, and Companions, Martyrs) St. Paul wrote, pursue righteousness, devotion, faith, love, patience, and gentleness. Compete well for the faith. Lay hold of eternal life, to which you were … Continue reading

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09-19-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 19, 2019 (St. Januarius, Bishop and Martyr) There was a sinful woman in the city who learned that he (Jesus) was at table in the house of the Pharisee. Bringing an alabaster flask of ointment, she stood behind him … Continue reading

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09-18-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 18, 2019 Jesus said, “.. wisdom is vindicated by all her children.”  Lk_7:31-35 In other words, beloved, by our words AND our actions, we are recognized as either wise or foolish.  When we allow the Holy Spirit to lead … Continue reading

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09-16-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 16, 2019 (Ss. Cornelius, Pope and Cyprian, Bishop and Martyrs) A centurion sent friends to tell him (Jesus), “Lord, do not trouble yourself, for I am not worthy to have you enter under my roof.  Therefore, I did not … Continue reading

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09-15-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 15, 2019 (24th Sunday Ordinary Time, C) Moses implored the LORD, his God, saying, “Why, O LORD, should your wrath blaze up against your own people, whom you brought out of the land of Egypt with such great power … Continue reading

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09-13-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 13, 2019 (St. John Chrysostom, Bishop and Doctor of the Church) Jesus said, “Why do you notice the splinter in your brother’s eye, but do not perceive the wooden beam in your own? How can you say to your … Continue reading

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09-12-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 12, 2019 (Most Holy Name of Mary) Jesus gave another lesson on loving one another, even our enemies.  And he concluded:  “For the measure with which you measure will in return be measured out to you.” Lk_6:27-38 While St. Paul, … Continue reading

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09-11-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 11, 2019 Raising his eyes toward his disciples Jesus said: “Blessed are you who are poor, for the Kingdom of God is yours. Blessed are you who are now hungry, for you will be satisfied. Blessed are you who … Continue reading

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09-10-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 10, 2019 Jesus came down with them and stood on a stretch of level ground. A great crowd of his disciples and a large number of the people from all Judea and Jerusalem and the coastal region of Tyre … Continue reading

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09-08-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 8, 2019 (23rd Sunday Ordinary Time, C) Jesus said, “anyone of you who does not renounce all his possessions cannot be my disciple.”  Lk_14:25-33 This topic always brings us back to those questions of what do I possess and … Continue reading

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09-06-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 6, 2019 Jesus said, “no one pours new wine into old wineskins. Otherwise, the new wine will burst the skins, and it will be spilled, and the skins will be ruined. Rather, new wine must be poured into fresh … Continue reading

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09-05-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 5, 2019 Jesus said to Simon, “Put out into deep water and lower your nets for a catch.” Simon said in reply, “Master, we have worked hard all night and have caught nothing, but at your command I will … Continue reading

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09-04-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 4, 2019 After healing illnesses and expelling demons, Jesus said to them, “To the other towns also I must proclaim the good news of the Kingdom of God, because for this purpose I have been sent.”  Lk_4:38-44 The Kingdom … Continue reading

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08-31-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 31, 2019 Jesus told a parable about appropriate use of our God-given talents.  If they are used for selfish gain, they will diminish.  And if they are squandered or hidden out of fear, they will be taken away.  But, … Continue reading

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08-30-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 30, 2019 In a similar version of Luke’s Gospel reading that we just heard last Sunday, Jesus told a parable about the Kingdom of God and our timing and preparation.  “Then the door was locked.  Afterwards the other virgins … Continue reading

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08-29-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 29, 2019 (The Passion of St. John the Baptist) The girl hurried back to the king’s presence and made her request, “I want you to give me at once on a platter the head of John the Baptist.”  Mk_6:17-29 … Continue reading

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08-27-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 27, 2019 (St. Monica) O LORD, you have probed me and you know me; you know when I sit and when I stand; you understand my thoughts from afar.  My journeys and my rest you scrutinize, with all my … Continue reading

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08-24-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 24, 2019 (St. Bartholomew (Nathanael), Apostle) Jesus saw Nathanael coming toward him and said of him, “Here is a true child of Israel. There is no duplicity in him.”  Nathanael said to him, “How do you know me?” Jesus … Continue reading

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08-23-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 23, 2019 (St. Rose of Lima, Virgin) After the death of her husband, Ruth said to her mother-in-law, Naomi, “Do not ask me to abandon or forsake you! For wherever you go, I will go, wherever you lodge I … Continue reading

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08-22-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 22, 2019 (Queenship of the Blessed Virgin Mary) Jesus said, “The Kingdom of heaven may be likened to a king who gave a wedding feast for his son.” Mt_22:1-14 . . . No holds barred for all who worthily come! … Continue reading

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08-21-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 21, 2019 (St. Pius X, Pope) Jesus told a parable, referring to the Kingdom of God, about a landowner who hired workers throughout a day.  When it came to payment time the ones who worked all day were upset … Continue reading

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08-19-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 19, 2019 (St. John Eudes, Priest) A young man approached Jesus and said, “Teacher, what good must I do to gain eternal life?”  He answered him, “Why do you ask me about the good?  There is only One who … Continue reading

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08-17-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 17, 2019 Jesus said, “Let the children come to me, and do not prevent them; for the Kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.” Mt_19:13-15 When many of us grew up, the words we would often hear were, … Continue reading

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08-16-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 16, 2019 (St. Stephen of Hungary) Joshua addressed all the people: “Thus says the LORD, the God of Israel: . . . “I gave you a land that you had not tilled and cities that you had not built, … Continue reading

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08-15-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 15, 2019 (Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary) And Mary said: “My soul proclaims the greatness of the Lord; my spirit rejoices in God my Savior for he has looked with favor on his lowly servant. . . .” … Continue reading

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08-14-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 14, 2019 (St. Maximilian Kolbe, Priest and Martyr) Jesus said, “Again, amen, I say to you, if two of you agree on earth about anything for which they are to pray, it shall be granted to them by my … Continue reading

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08-13-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 13, 2019 The disciples approached Jesus and said, “Who is the greatest in the Kingdom of heaven?” He called a child over, placed it in their midst, and said, “Amen, I say to you, unless you turn and become … Continue reading

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08-12-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 12, 2019 (St. Jane Frances de Chantal, Religious) In response to the tax collector’s interrogation of Peter about collecting taxes from Jesus, Jesus said, “But that we may not offend them, go to the sea, drop in a hook, … Continue reading

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