Category Archives: Luke

The Gospel according to Luke

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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10-18-19 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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10-16-19 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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10-12-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 12, 2019 Jesus said, “.. blessed are those who hear the word of God and observe it.”  Lk_11:27-28 And the Angels sang . . . – “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. … Continue reading

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10-11-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 11, 2019 (St. John XXIII, Pope) The Prophet Joel said,  “Proclaim a fast, call an assembly; Gather the elders, all who dwell in the land, Into the house of the LORD, your God, and cry to the LORD!  Alas, … Continue reading

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10-10-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 10, 2019 Jesus told His disciples a parable about a neighbor who was reluctant to help his friend in need.  He concluded, “I tell you, if he does not get up to give him the loaves because of their … Continue reading

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10-09-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 9, 2019 (St. Denis, Bishop and Companions, Martyrs) The disciples asked Jesus, “Lord, teach us to pray just as John taught his disciples.” He said to them, “When you pray, say: Father, hallowed be your name, your Kingdom come. … Continue reading

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10-08-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 8, 2019 The word of the LORD came to Jonah a second time: “Set out for the great city of Nineveh, and announce to it the message that I will tell you.”  . . .  When God saw by … Continue reading

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10-06-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 6, 2019 (27th Sunday Ordinary Time, C) Jesus said, “When you have done all you have been commanded, say, ‘We are unprofitable servants; we have done what we were obliged to do.’”  Lk_17:5-10 In response to Jesus’ disciples’ request … Continue reading

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10-05-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 5, 2019 (St. Maria Faustina Kowalska, Religious) ( Divine Mercy and the Bible Story – Part 1, Part 2 ) The seventy-two disciples returned rejoicing and said to Jesus, “Lord, even the demons are subject to us because of … Continue reading

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10-03-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 3, 2019 Jesus sent the seventy-two off on mission saying, “Into whatever house you enter, first say, ‘Peace to this household.’ If a peaceful person lives there, your peace will rest on him; but if not, it will return … Continue reading

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10-01-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 1, 2019 (St. Therese of the Child Jesus, Virgin and Doctor of the Church) When the days for Jesus to be taken up were fulfilled, he resolutely determined to journey to Jerusalem, and he sent messengers ahead of him. … Continue reading

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09-30-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 30, 2019 (St. Jerome, Priest and Doctor of the Church) Jesus took a child and placed it by his side and said to them (His disciples), “Whoever receives this child in my name receives me, and whoever receives me … Continue reading

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09-29-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 29, 2019 (26th Sunday Ordinary Time, C) Though our Lord Jesus Christ was rich, he became poor, so that by his poverty you might become rich.  Cf._2_Cor_8:9 Alleluia Verse When the deceased, rich man (in hell), of Jesus’ parable, … Continue reading

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09-27-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 27, 2019 (St. Vincent de Paul, Priest) Greater will be the future glory of this house than the former, says the LORD of hosts;  And in this place I will give you peace, says the LORD of hosts!  Hg_2:1-9 … Continue reading

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09-25-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 25, 2019 Jesus summoned the Twelve and gave them power and authority over all demons and to cure diseases, and he sent them to proclaim the Kingdom of God and to heal the sick.  He said to them, “Take … Continue reading

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09-24-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 24, 2019 (Our Lady of Mercy) The mother of Jesus and his brothers came to him but were unable to join him because of the crowd. Lk_8:19-21 Fame can sometimes be such a dastardly thing – at least to … 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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09-20-19 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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