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08-10-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 10, 2019 (St. Lawrence, Deacon and Martyr) Brothers and sisters:  Whoever sows sparingly will also reap sparingly, and whoever sows bountifully will also reap bountifully.  Each must do as already determined, without sadness or compulsion, for God loves a … Continue reading

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02-17-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 17, 2019 (6th Sunday, Ordinary Time, C) In Jesus’ Lukan beatitudes on the plain, with blessings followed by woes, Jesus said:  “Blessed are you who are poor, for the kingdom of God is yours. Blessed are you who are … Continue reading

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01-31-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 31, 2019 (St. John Bosco, Priest) Jesus said, “The measure with which you measure will be measured out to you, and still more will be given to you.”  Mk_4:21-25 That’s a pretty heavy statement, beloved, when we really ponder … Continue reading

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01-05-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 5, 2019 (St. John Neumann, Bishop) Beloved: This is the message you have heard from the beginning: we should love one another, . . .  The way we came to know love was that he laid down his life … Continue reading

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06-18-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 18, 2018 King Ahab’s wife, Jezebel wrote letters in Ahab’s name and, having sealed them with his seal, sent them to the elders and to the nobles who lived in the same city with Naboth.  This is what she … Continue reading

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06-12-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 12, 2018 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 a bushel basket; it is set on a … Continue reading

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12-03-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

December 3, 2016 (St. Francis Xavier, Priest) Jesus sent out these Twelve after instructing them thus, “Go to the lost sheep of the house of Israel.  As you go, make this proclamation: ‘The Kingdom of heaven is at hand.’ Cure … Continue reading

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10-17-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 17, 2016 (St. Ignatius of Antioch, Bishop and Martyr) Jesus said to the crowd, “Take care to guard against all greed, for though one may be rich, one’s life does not consist of possessions.”   Lk_12:13-21 Yeah, but it makes … Continue reading

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08-28-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 28, 2016 (22nd Sunday Ordinary Time, C) Jesus said in a parable, “When you hold a lunch or a dinner, do not invite your friends or your brothers or your relatives or your wealthy neighbors, in case they may … Continue reading

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07-24-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 24, 2016 (17th Sunday Ordinary Time, C) Jesus said, “What father among you would hand his son a snake when he asks for a fish?  Or hand him a scorpion when he asks for an egg?  If you then, … Continue reading

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11-08-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 8, 2015 (32nd Sunday Ordinary Time B) Jesus said, “Amen, I say to you, this poor widow put in more than all the other contributors to the treasury.  For they have all contributed from their surplus wealth, but she, … Continue reading

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08-21-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 21, 2015 (St. Pius X, Pope) Naomi said, “See now! Your sister-in-law has gone back to her people and her god. Go back after your sister-in-law!”  But Ruth said, “Do not ask me to abandon or forsake you!  For … Continue reading

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08-17-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 17, 2015 (St. Joan of the Cross) A young man approached Jesus and said,  “Teacher, what good must I do to gain eternal life?”  Jesus told him to keep the Commandments.  The young man said that he does, but … Continue reading

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07-09-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 9, 2015 Sending His disciples out on their first mission trip, Jesus said to them, “Without cost you have received; without cost you are to give.”   Mt_10:7-15 If we work for anyone in life, or even if we work … Continue reading

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08-30-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 30, 2014 After telling a long and heart-rending parable, which tested three people’s thought processes and financial creativity, Jesus left the crowd with a perplexing moral.  He said: “For to everyone who has, more will be given and he … Continue reading

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07-25-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 25, 2014 (St. James, Apostle) Jesus said, “whoever wishes to be great among you shall be your servant; whoever wishes to be first among you shall be your slave. Just so, the Son of Man did not come to … Continue reading

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07-04-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 4, 2014 Jesus said, “Those who are well do not need a physician, but the sick do.  Go and learn the meaning of the words, I desire mercy, not sacrifice.  I did not come to call the righteous but … Continue reading

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03-17-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 17, 2014 (St. Patrick, Bishop) Jesus spoke with His disciples about being merciful to others, about not judging and condemning but forgiving instead.  And He said, “For the measure with which you measure will in return be measured out … Continue reading

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12-30-13 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

12-30-13 (Sixth day in the Octave of Christmas) St. John wrote, “Do not love the world or the things of the world. If anyone loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him. For all that is … Continue reading

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11-25-13 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

11-25-13 (St. Catherine of Alexandria, Virgin and Martyr) Nebuchadnezzar the King of Babylon had some of the exiled men of Israel and Judah appear before him to choose the very best to work in his service.  From those, he chose … Continue reading

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11-06-13 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

11-06-13 St. Paul advised, “Brothers and sisters: Owe nothing to anyone, except to love one another; for the one who loves another has fulfilled the law.” . . . “‘You shall love your neighbor as yourself.’ Love does no evil … Continue reading

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