Tag Archives: David

02-24-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 24, 2019 (7th Sunday Ordinary Time C) Abishai whispered to David: “God has delivered your enemy into your grasp this day. Let me nail him to the ground with one thrust of the spear; I will not need a … Continue reading

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01-24-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 24, 2018 (St. Francis de Sales, Bishop and Doctor of the Church) Jesus explained, “The sower sows the word.  There are the ones on the path where the word is sown.  As soon as they hear, Satan comes at … Continue reading

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1-20-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 20, 2018 (St. Fabian, Pope) After huge battle, a messenger came to David and wanted to speak with him, “Tell me what happened,” David bade him.  He answered that many of the soldiers had fled the battle and that … Continue reading

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01-19-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 19, 2018 Jesus appointed Twelve, whom he also named Apostles, that they might be with him and he might send them forth to preach and to have authority to drive out demons:  Mk_3:13-19 David said to Saul the king: … Continue reading

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01-18-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 18, 2018 After David’s victory, The women played and sang: “Saul has slain his thousands, and David his ten thousands.”  Saul was very angry and resentful of the song, for he thought: “They give David ten thousands, but only … Continue reading

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01-16-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 16, 2018 There are several good ones today . . . Samuel did as the LORD had commanded him. 1_Sm_16:1-13 There’s the correct model, in contrast to Saul’s disobedience yesterday. In trying to select a king from the sons of … Continue reading

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01-13-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 13, 2018 There was no other child of Israel more handsome than Saul; . . . Then, from a flask he had with him, Samuel poured oil on Saul’s head; he also kissed him, saying: “The LORD anoints you … Continue reading

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01-09-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 9, 2018 Hannah prayed to the LORD, “if you give your handmaid a male child, I will give him to the LORD for as long as he lives;”  . . . When Elkanah had relations with his wife Hannah, … Continue reading

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02-05-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 5, 2016 (Saint Agatha, Virgin and Martyr) Yeshua Ben Sira writes about David . . .  As a youth he slew the giant and wiped out the people’s disgrace, . . .  With his every deed he offered thanks … Continue reading

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01-22-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 22, 2016 (National March for Life) In hot pursuit of David, King Saul instead found himself at the mercy of his prey.  David said, “The LORD will judge between me and you, and the LORD will exact justice from … Continue reading

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01-19-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 19, 2016 Samuel was sent by the LORD to anoint a new king, as Saul was not fulfilling his duties according to God’s liking.  So Samuel went to the family of Jesse in Bethlehem and was called to select … Continue reading

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01-24-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 24, 2014 (St. Francis de Sales, Bishop and Doctor of the Church) David questioned Saul’s motive for seeking to take his life:  “Whom are you pursuing? A dead dog, or a single flea!”  1 Sm 24:3-21 There’s some kind … Continue reading

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