Category Archives: Matthew

The Gospel according to Matthew

05-17-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 17, 2019 St. Paul said, “We ourselves are proclaiming this good news to you that what God promised our fathers he has brought to fulfillment for us, their children, by raising up Jesus, as it is written in the … Continue reading

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04-22-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

April 22, 2019 (Monday of Easter Octave) Mary Magdalene and the other Mary went away quickly from the tomb, fearful yet overjoyed, and ran to announce the news to his disciples.  And behold, Jesus met them on their way and … Continue reading

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03-27-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 27, 2019 Jesus said, “whoever obeys and teaches these commandments will be called greatest in the Kingdom of heaven.” Mt_5:17-19 When we were kids, our parents taught us the rules of the house.  And when we broke those rules, we … Continue reading

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03-26-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 26, 2019 Then in anger his master handed him over to the torturers until he should pay back the whole debt.  So will my heavenly Father do to you, unless each of you forgives your brother from your heart.”  … Continue reading

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03-22-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 22, 2019 Israel loved Joseph best of all his sons, for he was the child of his old age; and he had made him a long tunic.  When his brothers saw that their father loved him best of all … Continue reading

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03-20-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 20, 2019 Jesus said, “the Son of Man did not come to be served but to serve and to give his life as a ransom for many.” Mt_20:17-28 The disciples were plotting who would be the greatest in the Kingdom … Continue reading

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03-19-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 19, 2019 (St. Joseph, Husband of the Blessed Virgin Mary) Joseph her (Mary’s) husband, since he was a righteous man, yet unwilling to expose her to shame, (over her unexpected pregnancy) decided to divorce her quietly. Such was his … Continue reading

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03-16-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 16, 2019 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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03-15-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 15, 2019 You say, “The LORD’s way is not fair!” Hear now, house of Israel: Is it my way that is unfair, or rather, are not your ways unfair?  When someone virtuous turns away from virtue to commit iniquity, … Continue reading

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03-14-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 14, 2019 Jesus said, “Do to others whatever you would have them do to you.  This is the law and the prophets.” Mt_7:7-12 No comment necessary! ________________end of post

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03-12-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 12, 2019 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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03-11-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 11, 2019 Jesus said to his disciples: “When the Son of Man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him, he will sit upon his glorious throne, and all the nations will be assembled before him.  And … Continue reading

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02-22-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 22, 2019 (The Chair of St. Peter) The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not want.  In verdant pastures he gives me repose; Beside restful waters he leads me; he refreshes my soul.  Even though I walk in the … Continue reading

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02-01-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 1, 2019 Remember the days past when, after you had been enlightened, you endured a great contest of suffering. At times you were publicly exposed to abuse and affliction; at other times you associated yourselves with those so treated.  … Continue reading

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01-11-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 11, 2019 Who indeed is the victor over the world but the one who believes that Jesus is the Son of God? This is the one who came through water and Blood*, Jesus Christ, not by water alone, but … Continue reading

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01-06-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 6, 2019 (The Epiphany of the Lord) When Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea, in the days of King Herod, behold, magi from the east arrived in Jerusalem, saying, “Where is the newborn king of the Jews? We … Continue reading

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12-28-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

December 28, 2018 (Feast of the Holy Innocents, Martyrs) When the magi had departed, behold, the angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream and said, “Rise, take the child and his mother, flee to Egypt, and stay … Continue reading

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12-26-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

December 26, 2018 (St. Stephen, First Martyr) Stephen said, “Behold, I see the heavens opened and the Son of Man standing at the right hand of God.”  But they cried out in a loud voice, covered their ears, and rushed … Continue reading

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12-15-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

December 15, 2018 the disciples asked Jesus, “Why do the scribes say that Elijah must come first?”  He said in reply, “Elijah will indeed come and restore all things; but I tell you that Elijah has already come, and they … Continue reading

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12-14-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

December 14, 2018 (St. John of the Cross, Priest and Doctor of the Church) Jesus said to the crowds: “To what shall I compare this generation?  It is like children who sit in marketplaces and call to one another, ‘We … Continue reading

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12-07-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

December 7, 2018 (St. Ambrose, Bishop and Doctor of the Church) Jesus touched their eyes and said, “Let it be done for you according to your faith.” And their eyes were opened.  Jesus warned them sternly,  “See that no one … Continue reading

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12-06-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

December 6, 2018 (St. Nicholas, Bishop) Jesus said to his disciples: “Not everyone who says to me, ‘Lord, Lord,’ will enter the Kingdom of heaven, but only the one who does the will of my Father in heaven.  “Everyone who … Continue reading

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12-05-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

December 5, 2018 On this mountain the LORD of hosts will provide for all peoples . . .  Is_25:6-10a Jesus walked by the Sea of Galilee, went up on the mountain, and sat down there. . . . Then he … Continue reading

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12-03-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

December 3, 2018 (St. Francis Xavier, Priest) 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.”  … Continue reading

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11-30-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 30, 2018 (St. Andrew, Apostle) Brothers and sisters:  If you confess with your mouth that Jesus is Lord and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved.  For one believes with the … Continue reading

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10-02-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 2, 2018 (Guardian Angels) Jesus said to His disciples, “Amen, I say to you, unless you turn and become like children, you will not enter the Kingdom of heaven.  Whoever humbles himself like this child is the greatest in … Continue reading

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09-21-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 21, 2018 (St. Matthew, Apostle and Evangelist) As Jesus passed by, he saw a man named Matthew sitting at the customs post.  He said to him, “Follow me.”   And he got up and followed him.  While he was at … Continue reading

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09-10-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 10, 2018 On a Sabbath Jesus said to the man with the withered hand, “Come up and stand before us.” And he rose and stood there. Then Jesus said to them, “I ask you, is it lawful to do … Continue reading

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09-01-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 1, 2018 In a parable that Jesus told His disciples, the master of the productive servants exclaimed, “Since you were faithful in small matters, I will give you great responsibilities.  Come, share your master’s joy.”   Mt_25:14-30 You see, beloved, … Continue reading

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08-30-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 30, 2018 I give thanks to my God always on your account for the grace of God bestowed on you in Christ Jesus, that in him you were enriched in every way . . .  God will keep you … Continue reading

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08-26-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 26, 2018 (21st Sunday Ordinary Time, B) Joshua gathered together all the tribes of Israel and said . . “decide today whom you will serve, . . . As for me and my household, we will serve the LORD.”  … Continue reading

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