Category Archives: Mark

The Gospel according to Mark

03-20-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 20, 2020 One of the scribes came to Jesus and asked him, “Which is the first of all the commandments?” Jesus replied, “The first is this: Hear, O Israel! The Lord our God is Lord alone! You shall love … Continue reading

Posted in Gospels, Mark | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

03-09-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 9, 2020 (St. Frances of Rome, Religious) Jesus said to his disciples: “Be merciful, just as your Father is merciful. “Stop judging and you will not be judged. Stop condemning and you will not be condemned. Forgive and you … Continue reading

Posted in Gospels, Mark | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

02-24-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 24, 2020 “The fruit of righteousness is sown in peace for those who cultivate peace.”  Jas_3:13-18 The disciples of Jesus asked him in private, “Why could we not drive the spirit out?” He said to them, “This kind can … Continue reading

Posted in Acts and Epistles, Gospels, Mark | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

02-21-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 21, 2020 (St. Peter Damian, Bishop and Doctor of the Church) St. James wrote, “See how a person is justified by works and not by faith alone. For just as a body without a spirit is dead, so also … Continue reading

Posted in Acts and Epistles, Gospels, Mark | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

02-14-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 14, 2020 (Ss. Cyril and Methodius) People brought to Jesus a deaf man who had a speech impediment and begged him to lay his hand on him.  He took him off by himself away from the crowd. He put … Continue reading

Posted in Gospels, Mark | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

02-12-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 12, 2020 When the queen of Sheba witnessed Solomon’s great wisdom, the palace he had built, the food at his table, the seating of his ministers, the attendance and garb of his waiters, his banquet service, and the burnt … Continue reading

Posted in Gospels, Mark, Old Testament | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

02-10-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 10, 2020 (St. Scholastica, Virgin) Whatever villages or towns or countryside he (Jesus) entered, they laid the sick in the marketplaces and begged him that they might touch only the tassel on his cloak; and as many as touched … Continue reading

Posted in Gospels, Mark | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

02-08-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 8, 2020 When Jesus disembarked and saw the vast crowd, his heart was moved with pity for them, for they were like sheep without a shepherd; and he began to teach them many things.  Mk_6:30-34 From Him we learn.  … Continue reading

Posted in Gospels, Mark | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

02-07-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 7, 2020 After offering his daughter up to half of his kingdom, The girl hurried back to the king’s (Herod’s) presence and made her request, “I want you to give me at once on a platter the head of … Continue reading

Posted in Gospels, Mark | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

02-06-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 6, 2020 (St. Paul Miki and Companions, Martyrs) Jesus summoned the Twelve and began to send them out two by two and gave them authority over unclean spirits.  Mk_6:7-13 “Two by two,” that they may support each other.  “Authority,” … Continue reading

Posted in Gospels, Mark | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

02-04-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 4, 2020 There was a woman afflicted with hemorrhages for twelve years. She had suffered greatly at the hands of many doctors and had spent all that she had. Yet she was not helped but only grew worse.  Mk_5:21-43 … Continue reading

Posted in Gospels, Mark | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

01-31-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 31, 2020 (St. John Bosco, Priest) Jesus said, “To what shall we compare the Kingdom of God, or what parable can we use for it?  It is like a mustard seed that, when it is sown in the ground, … Continue reading

Posted in Gospels, Mark | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

01-30-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 30, 2020 Jesus told them, “Take care what you hear. The measure with which you measure will be measured out to you, and still more will be given to you.  To the one who has, more will be given; … Continue reading

Posted in Gospels, Mark | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

01-28-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 28, 2020 (St. Thomas Aquinas, Priest and Doctor of the Church) Jesus said, “Who are my mother and my brothers?” And looking around at those seated in the circle he said, “Here are my mother and my brothers. For … Continue reading

Posted in Gospels, Mark | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

01-27-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 27, 2020 (St. Angela Merici, Virgin) Jesus said, “Amen, I say to you, all sins and all blasphemies that people utter will be forgiven them.  But whoever blasphemes against the Holy Spirit will never have forgiveness, but is guilty … Continue reading

Posted in Gospels, Mark | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

01-25-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 25, 2020 (The Conversion of St. Paul, Apostle) Jesus appeared to the Eleven and said to them: “Go into the whole world and proclaim the Gospel to every creature.  Whoever believes and is baptized will be saved;  Mk_16:15-18 Sometimes, … Continue reading

Posted in Gospels, Mark | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

01-22-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 22, 2020 (Day of Prayer for the Legal Protection of Unborn Children) David spoke to Saul: “Let your majesty not lose courage. I am at your service to go and fight this Philistine.” But Saul answered David, “You cannot … Continue reading

Posted in Gospels, Mark, Old Testament | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

01-20-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 20, 2020 (St. Sebastian, Martyr and St. Fabian, Pope and Martyr) Samuel said (to King Saul): “Does the LORD so delight in burnt offerings and sacrifices as in obedience to the command of the LORD? Obedience is better than … Continue reading

Posted in Gospels, Mark, Old Testament, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

01-18-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 18, 2020 Jesus went out along the sea.  All the crowd came to him and he taught them. As he passed by, he saw Levi, son of Alphaeus, sitting at the customs post. Jesus said to him, “Follow me.”  … Continue reading

Posted in Gospels, Mark, Old Testament | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

01-17-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 17, 2020 (St. Anthony, Abbot) All the elders of Israel came in a body to Samuel at Ramah and said to him, “Now that you are old, and your sons do not follow your example, appoint a king over … Continue reading

Posted in Gospels, Mark, Old Testament | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

01-14-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 14, 2020 Jesus came to Capernaum with his followers, and on the sabbath he entered the synagogue and taught. The people were astonished at his teaching, for he taught them as one having authority and not as the scribes.  … Continue reading

Posted in Gospels, Mark | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

01-13-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 13, 2020 (St. Hilary of Poitiers, Bishop and Doctor of the Church) Jesus came to Galilee proclaiming the Gospel of God: “This is the time of fulfillment. The Kingdom of God is at hand. Repent, and believe in the … Continue reading

Posted in Gospels, Mark | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

01-08-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 8, 2020 Beloved, if God so loved us,we also must love one another. . . God is love, and whoever remains in love remains in God and God in him.  1_Jn_4:11-18 After the five thousand had eaten and were … Continue reading

Posted in Acts and Epistles, Gospels, Mark | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

01-07-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 7, 2020 (St. Raymond of Penafort, Priest) Jesus, taking the five loaves and the two fish and looking up to heaven, he said the blessing, broke the loaves, and gave them to his disciples to set before the people; … Continue reading

Posted in Gospels, Mark | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Gospels, Mark | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

04-27-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

April 27, 2019 The risen Jesus said to his unbelieving disciples: “Go into the whole world and proclaim the Gospel to every creature.” Mk_16:9-15 So how do you get a stubborn donkey to start moving?  You give him directions!  Jesus … Continue reading

Posted in Gospels, Mark | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

03-29-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 29, 2019 Thus says the LORD: Return, O Israel, to the LORD, your God; you have collapsed through your guilt.  Take with you words, and return to the LORD; . . .   Let him who is wise understand these … Continue reading

Posted in Gospels, Mark, Old Testament | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

03-05-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 5, 2019 Peter began to say to Jesus, ‘We have given up everything and followed you.” Jesus said, “Amen, I say to you, there is no one who has given up house or brothers or sisters or mother or … Continue reading

Posted in Gospels, Mark | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

03-04-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 4, 2019 Jesus looked around and said to his disciples, “How hard it is for those who have wealth to enter the Kingdom of God!”  Mk_10:17-27 Those who are self-sufficient, those who are wealthy, those who believe they have … Continue reading

Posted in Gospels, Mark | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

03-02-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 2, 2019 Jesus said, “Amen, I say to you, whoever does not accept the Kingdom of God like a child will not enter it.” Then he embraced the children and blessed them, placing his hands on them.  Mk_10:13-16 And … Continue reading

Posted in Gospels, Mark | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

02-28-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 28, 2019 Jesus said, “If your hand causes you to sin, cut it off.  It is better for you to enter into life maimed than with two hands to go into Gehenna, into the unquenchable fire.” Mk_9:41-50 You see, … Continue reading

Posted in Gospels, Mark | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment