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10-19-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 19, 2017 (Ss John de Brébeuf and Isaac Jogues, Priests, and Companions, Martyrs) St. Paul said, “For there is no distinction; all have sinned and are deprived of the glory of God.”  Rom_3:21-30 Well, there we go!  It’s the … Continue reading

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09-17-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 17, 2017 (24th Sunday Ordinary Time, A) Peter approached Jesus and asked him, “Lord, if my brother sins against me, how often must I forgive?  As many as seven times?” Jesus answered, “I say to you, not seven times … Continue reading

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07-21-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 21, 2017 (St. Lawrence of Brindisi, Priest and Doctor of the Church) Jesus said to the Pharisees, “If you knew what this meant, I desire mercy, not sacrifice, you would not have condemned these innocent men.  For the Son … Continue reading

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04-03-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

April 3, 2017 Daniel replied, “Your fine lie has cost you also your head, for the angel of God waits with a sword to cut you in two so as to make an end of you both.”  Dn 13 Jesus … Continue reading

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03-29-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 29, 2017 Jesus said, “Amen, amen, I say to you, whoever hears my word and believes in the one who sent me has eternal life and will not come to condemnation, but has passed from death to life.”  Jn_5:17-30 … Continue reading

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03-21-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 21, 2017 Peter approached Jesus and asked him, “Lord, if my brother sins against me, how often must I forgive him? As many as seven times?”  Jesus answered, “I say to you, not seven times but seventy-seven times.”   … Continue reading

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03-18-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 18, 2017 In response to a complaint by the Pharisees, that Jesus was associating with “sinners,” Jesus told a parable about a young rebel who deserted his family for independence.  When everything he did turned sour, the boy returned … Continue reading

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02-28-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 28, 2017 Jesus said, “Amen, I say to you, there is no one who has given up house or brothers or sisters or mother or father or children or lands for my sake and for the sake of the … Continue reading

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01-13-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 13, 2017 When Jesus saw their faith, he said to him, “Child, your sins are forgiven.”  Mk_2:1-12 Is our faith, beloved, visible enough that if Jesus saw us, He would say, “Child, your sins are forgiven”?  The Grace of … Continue reading

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11-20-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 20, 2016 (Solemnity of Our Lord Jesus Christ, King of the Universe) The criminal hanging on a cross next to Jesus said to Him, “Jesus, remember me when you come into your kingdom.”  He replied to him, “Amen, I … Continue reading

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11-07-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 7, 2016 Jesus said, “If your brother sins, rebuke him; and if he repents, forgive him.  And if he wrongs you seven times in one day and returns to you seven times saying, ‘I am sorry,’ you should forgive … Continue reading

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10-05-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 5, 2016 “. . . for we ourselves forgive everyone in debt to us, . . .”  Lk_11:1-4 Of all the ‘stuff’ we’re asking God for in the Lord’s Prayer, this is the ONE thing that WE are promising … Continue reading

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09-11-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 11, 2016 (24th Sunday Ordinary Time C) A day of remembrance . . A clean heart create for me, O God, and a steadfast spirit renew within me. Cast me not out from your presence, and your Holy Spirit … Continue reading

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08-11-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 11, 2016 (St. Clare of Assisi, Virgin) Peter approached Jesus and asked him, “Lord, if my brother sins against me, how often must I forgive him?  As many as seven times?”  Jesus answered, “I say to you, not seven … Continue reading

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07-15-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 15, 2016 (St. Bonaventure, Bishop and Doctor of the Church) Then the word of the LORD came to Isaiah: “Go, tell Hezekiah: Thus says the LORD, the God of your father David: I have heard your prayer and seen … Continue reading

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06-14-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 14, 2016 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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05-08-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 8, 2016 (Solemnity of the Ascension of the Lord) Jesus said to his disciples: “Thus it is written that the Christ would suffer and rise from the dead on the third day and that repentance, for the forgiveness of … Continue reading

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03-27-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 27, 2016 (The Resurrection of the Lord, Easter Day) Peter said, “We are witnesses of all that he did both in the country of the Jews and in Jerusalem.  They put him to death by hanging him on a … Continue reading

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03-01-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 1, 2016 Peter approached Jesus and asked him, “Lord, if my brother sins against me, how often must I forgive him?  As many as seven times?”  Jesus answered, “I say to you, not seven times but seventy-seven times. Mt_18:21-35 … Continue reading

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02-01-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 1, 2016 Today King David finds himself again on the run against an adversary.  But this time his pursuer is his own son Absalom.  The story of Absalom is an interesting one both from the point of view of … Continue reading

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12-24-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

December 24, 2015 Zechariah his (John the Baptist’s) father, filled with the Holy Spirit, prophesied, saying:  “Blessed be the Lord, the God of Israel; for he has come to his people and set them free.  He has raised up for … Continue reading

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10-15-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 15, 2015 (St. Teresa of Avila, Virgin and Doctor of the Church) If you, O LORD, mark iniquities, Lord, who can stand?  But with you is forgiveness, that you may be revered.  Ps 130 When we recognize our own … Continue reading

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10-07-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 7, 2015 (Our Lady of the Holy Rosary) God said to Jonah, “Have you reason to be angry over the plant?”  “I have reason to be angry,” Jonah answered, “angry enough to die.”  Then the LORD said, “You are … Continue reading

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09-17-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 17, 2015 (St. Robert Bellarmine) Jesus said, “Two people were in debt to a certain creditor; one owed five hundred days’ wages and the other owed fifty.  Since they were unable to repay the debt, he forgave it for … Continue reading

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08-13-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 13, 2015 (Sts. Pontian and Hippolytus) Peter approached Jesus and asked him, “Lord, if my brother sins against me, how often must I forgive him?  As many as seven times?”  Jesus answered, “I say to you, not seven times … Continue reading

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07-28-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 28, 2015 . . the LORD passed before him (Moses) and cried out, “The LORD, the LORD, a merciful and gracious God, slow to anger and rich in kindness and fidelity, continuing his kindness for a thousand generations, and … Continue reading

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06-13-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 13, 2015 (Memorial of the Immaculate Heart of the Blessed Virgin Mary) St Paul exhorted, “So we are ambassadors for Christ, as if God were appealing through us.”   2 Cor 5:14-21 And He IS, beloved, appealing through us!  … Continue reading

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06-11-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 11, 2015 (St. Barnabas, Apostle) Jesus said, “You have heard that it was said to your ancestors, ‘You shall not kill; and whoever kills will be liable to judgment.’ But I say to you, whoever is angry with his … Continue reading

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04-03-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

April 3, 2015 (Good Friday of the Lord’s Passion) Yet it was our infirmities that he bore, our sufferings that he endured, while we thought of him as stricken, as one smitten by God and afflicted.  But he was pierced … Continue reading

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03-10-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 10, 2015 Peter approached Jesus and asked him, “Lord, if my brother sins against me, how often must I forgive him?  As many as seven times?”  Jesus answered, “I say to you, not seven times but seventy-seven times.” Mt … Continue reading

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03-07-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 7, 2015 (Sts. Perpetua and Felicity, Martyrs) The Lord is kind and merciful. He pardons all your iniquities, he heals all your ills. He redeems your life from destruction, he crowns you with kindness and compassion.   Ps 103 Today … Continue reading

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