Category Archives: Matthew

The Gospel according to Matthew

07-06-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 6, 2020 (St. Maria Goretti, Virgin and Martyr) Jesus said to the hemorrhaging woman who secretly touched his cloak for healing, “Courage, daughter! Your faith has saved you.”  And from that hour the woman was cured.  Mt_9:18-26 Shortly thereafter, … Continue reading

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07-05-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 5, 2020 (14th Sunday Ordinary Time A) 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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07-04-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 4, 2020 (St. Elizabeth of Portugal, OFS) Jesus said to His disciples, “No one patches an old cloak with a piece of unshrunken cloth, for its fullness pulls away from the cloak and the tear gets worse.  People do … Continue reading

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07-02-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 2, 2020 (Ss. Marcellinus and Peter, Martyrs) When Jesus saw their faith, he said to the paralytic, “Courage, child, your sins are forgiven.”  At that, some of the scribes said to themselves, “This man is blaspheming.”  Jesus knew what … Continue reading

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06-30-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 30, 2020 Jesus said to His disciples, who were cowering in the boat over a raging tempest, “Why are you terrified, O you of little faith?” Then he got up, rebuked the winds and the sea, and there was … Continue reading

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06-29-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 29, 2020 (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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06-28-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 28, 2020 (13th Sunday of Ordinary Time, A) Brothers and sisters: Are you unaware that we who were baptized into Christ Jesus were baptized into his death? We were indeed buried with him through baptism into death, so that, … Continue reading

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06-27-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 27, 2020 When Jesus entered Capernaum, a centurion approached him and appealed to him, saying, “Lord, my servant is lying at home paralyzed, suffering dreadfully.”  He said to him, “I will come and cure him.” The centurion said in … Continue reading

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06-26-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 26, 2020 When Jesus came down from the mountain, great crowds followed him.  And then a leper approached, did him homage, and said, “Lord, if you wish, you can make me clean.” He stretched out his hand, touched him, … Continue reading

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06-25-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 25, 2020 Jesus said, “Everyone who listens to these words of mine and acts on them will be like a wise man who built his house on rock.  The rain fell, the floods came, and the winds blew and … Continue reading

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06-23-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 23, 2020 Jesus said to his disciples: “Do not give what is holy to dogs, or throw your pearls before swine, lest they trample them underfoot, and turn and tear you to pieces.  “Do to others whatever you would … Continue reading

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06-22-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 22, 2020 (Ss, Paulinus of Nola, Bishop; John Fisher, Bishop and Martyr;  and Thomas More, Martyr) Jesus said to his disciples: “Stop judging, that you may not be judged.  For as you judge, so will you be judged, and … Continue reading

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06-21-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 21, 2020 (12th Sunday Ordinary Time A) Jesus said, “Everyone who acknowledges me before others I will acknowledge before my heavenly Father. But whoever denies me before others, I will deny before my heavenly Father.”  Mt_10:26-33 We are God’s … Continue reading

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06-19-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 19, 2020 (Most Sacred Heart of Jesus) 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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06-18-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 18, 2020 Jesus said to his disciples: “In praying, do not babble like the pagans, who think that they will be heard because of their many words.  Do not be like them. Your Father knows what you need before … Continue reading

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06-17-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 17, 2020 Jesus said to his disciples: “Take care not to perform righteous deeds in order that people may see them; otherwise, you will have no recompense from your heavenly Father.”  Mt_6:1-6,16-18 BECAUSE . . .  ??? Because that’s … Continue reading

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06-16-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 16, 2020 Jesus said to his disciples:  “You have heard that it was said, ‘You shall love your neighbor and hate your enemy.’  But I say to you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you, that … Continue reading

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06-15-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 15, 2020 Jesus said to his disciples: “You have heard that it was said, ‘An eye for an eye and a tooth for a tooth.’  But I say to you, offer no resistance to one who is evil.”   … Continue reading

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06-13-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 13, 2020 (St. Anthony of Padua, Priest and Doctor of the Church) Jesus said, “Let your ‘Yes’ mean ‘Yes,’ and your ‘No’ mean ‘No.’ Anything more is from the Evil One.” Mt_5:33-37 That’s a pretty heavy one, beloved.  How many … Continue reading

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06-10-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 10, 2020 Jesus said, “whoever breaks one of the least of these commandments and teaches others to do so will be called least in the Kingdom of heaven. But whoever obeys and teaches these commandments will be called greatest … Continue reading

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06-09-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 9, 2020 (St. Ephrem, Deacon and Doctor of the Church) Jesus said, “You are the light of the world.  A city set on a mountain cannot be hidden.  Nor do they light a lamp and then put it under … Continue reading

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06-08-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 8, 2020 Jesus taught, – “Blessed are the clean of heart, for they will see God. – Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God. – Blessed are they who are persecuted for the sake … Continue reading

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04-05-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

April 5, 2020 (Palm Sunday of the Lord’s Passion) Triumphant Entry:  The disciples went and did as Jesus had ordered them. They brought the ass and the colt and laid their cloaks over them, and he sat upon them. The … Continue reading

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03-19-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 19, 2020 (St. Joseph, Husband of the Blessed Virgin Mary) Now this is how the birth of Jesus Christ came about. When his mother Mary was betrothed to Joseph, but before they lived together, she was found with child … Continue reading

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03-18-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 18, 2020 (St. Cyril of Jerusalem, Bishop and Doctor of the Church) Therefore, whoever breaks one of the least of these commandments and teaches others to do so will be called least in the Kingdom of heaven. But whoever … Continue reading

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03-13-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 13, 2020 Jesus said, “The stone that the builders rejected has become the cornerstone; by the Lord has this been done, and it is wonderful in our eyes?”  Mt_21:33-43,45-46 Moral of the story:  Watch out for whom or what … Continue reading

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03-11-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 11, 2020 The mother of the sons of Zebedee approached Jesus with her sons and did him homage, wishing to ask him for something. He said to her, “What do you wish?” She answered him, “Command that these two … Continue reading

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03-10-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 10, 2020 Jesus said to His disciples, “As for you, do not be called ‘Rabbi.’ You have but one teacher, and you are all brothers. Call no one on earth your father; you have but one Father in heaven. … Continue reading

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03-08-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 8, 2020 (2nd Sunday of Lent, A) Jesus took Peter, James, and John his brother, and led them up a high mountain by themselves.  And he was transfigured before them; his face shone like the sun and his clothes … Continue reading

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03-07-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 7, 2020 (Ss. Perpetua and Felicity, Martyrs) Jesus said to his disciples: “You have heard that it was said, ‘You shall love your neighbor and hate your enemy.’  But I say to you, love your enemies, and pray for … Continue reading

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03-06-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 6, 2020 Jesus said, If you bring your gift to the altar, and there recall that your brother has anything against you, leave your gift there at the altar, go first and be reconciled with your brother, and then … Continue reading

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