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12-07-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

December 7, 2017 (St. Ambrose, Bishop and Doctor of the Church) 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 … Continue reading

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10-20-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 20, 2017 (St. Paul of the Cross, Priest) St. Paul wrote, “Brothers and sisters:  What can we say that Abraham found, our ancestor according to the flesh?  Indeed, if Abraham was justified on the basis of his works, he … Continue reading

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10-04-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 4, 2017 (St. Francis of Assisi) Jesus said, “Follow me.”  . . . . And another said, “I will follow you, Lord, but first let me say farewell to my family at home.” Jesus answered him, “No one who … Continue reading

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09-09-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 9, 2017 (St. Peter Claver, Priest) You once were alienated and hostile in mind because of evil deeds; God has now reconciled you in the fleshly Body of Christ through his death, to present you holy, without blemish, and … Continue reading

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08-24-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 24, 2017 (St. Bartholomew, Apostle) Jesus said to Nathanael/Bartholomew, “Do you believe because I told you that I saw you under the fig tree?  You will see greater things than this.”  And he said to him, “Amen, amen, I … Continue reading

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08-21-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 21, 2017 (St. Pius X, Pope) Jesus answered the rich man, “If you wish to enter into life, keep the commandments.” . . .  The young man said to him, “All of these I have observed. What do I … Continue reading

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08-05-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 5, 2017 . . at a birthday celebration for Herod, the daughter of Herodias performed a dance before the guests and delighted Herod so much that he swore to give her whatever she might ask for.   Mt_14:1-12 We always … Continue reading

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07-23-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 23, 2017 (16th Sunday Ordinary Time, A) Jesus told a parable about the interaction between good and evil:  After a farmer sowed perfectly good wheat seed in his field and found weeds among the plants, his workers wanted to … Continue reading

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05-28-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 28, 2017 (7th Sunday of Easter A) – since we did the Ascension on Ascension Thursday – Jesus raised his eyes to heaven and said, “Father, the hour has come. Give glory to your son, so that your son … Continue reading

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02-12-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 12, 2017 (6th Sunday, Ordinary Time A) If you choose you can keep the commandments, they will save you; if you trust in God, you too shall live; he has set before you fire and water to whichever you … Continue reading

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12-18-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

December 18, 2016 (4th Sunday of Advent, A) . . . the angel of the Lord appeared to him (Joseph) in a dream and said, “Joseph, son of David, do not be afraid to take Mary your wife into your … Continue reading

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09-01-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 1, 2016 St. Paul said, “Brothers and sisters: Let no one deceive himself.  If anyone among you considers himself wise in this age, let him become a fool, so as to become wise.  For the wisdom of this world … Continue reading

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05-26-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 26, 2016 (St. Philip Neri, Priest) Beloved: Like newborn infants, long for pure spiritual milk so that through it you may grow into salvation, for you have tasted that the Lord is good.  Come to him, a living stone, … Continue reading

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04-27-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

April 27, 2016 I rejoiced because they said to me, “We will go up to the house of the LORD.”   Ps 122 For roughly 2000 years before the coming of Jesus, the Jewish people firmly kept a covenant promise that … Continue reading

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04-22-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

April 22, 2016 Jesus said to his disciples: “Do not let your hearts be troubled.  You have faith in God; have faith also in me.  In my Father’s house there are many dwelling places.  If there were not, would I … Continue reading

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11-25-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 25, 2015 Jesus said, “Remember, you are not to prepare your defense beforehand, for I myself shall give you a wisdom in speaking that all your adversaries will be powerless to resist or refute.  . . . You will … Continue reading

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09-27-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 27, 2015 (26th Sunday Ordinary Time B) St. James wrote to the wealthy heathens, “Come now, you rich, weep and wail over your impending miseries.” . . . “You have lived on earth in luxury and pleasure; you have … Continue reading

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08-31-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 31, 2015 For the Lord himself, with a word of command, with the voice of an archangel and with the trumpet of God, will come down from heaven, and the dead in Christ will rise first. Then we who … Continue reading

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08-24-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 24, 2015 (St. Bartholomew, Apostle) Jesus said, “Amen, amen, I say to you, you will see heaven opened and the angels of God ascending and descending on the Son of Man.”  Jn 1:45-51 And we can only see by … 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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08-07-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 7, 2015 Jesus said, “the Son of Man will come with his angels in his Father’s glory, and then he will repay each according to his conduct.”   “For whoever wishes to save his life will lose it, but … Continue reading

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04-07-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

April 7, 2015 Jesus said to her, “Stop holding on to me, for I have not yet ascended to the Father.  But go to my brothers and tell them, ‘I am going to my Father and your Father, to my … Continue reading

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04-05-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

April 5, 2015 (Easter Sunday – The Resurrection of the Lord)” If then you have been raised with Christ, seek the things that are above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God.  Set your minds on things … Continue reading

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02-24-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 24, 2015 The LORD spoke, through the Prophet Isaiah, “So shall my word be that goes forth from my mouth; It shall not return to me void, but shall do my will, achieving the end for which I sent … Continue reading

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01-02-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 2, 2015 (St. Basil the Great and St. Gregory Nazianzen, Bishops and Doctors of the Church) St. John wrote, “Anyone who denies the Son does not have the Father, but whoever confesses the Son has the Father as well.  … Continue reading

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11-22-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 22, 2014 (Saint Cecilia, Virgin and Martyr) Jesus said to them, “The children of this age marry and remarry; but those who are deemed worthy to attain to the coming age and to the resurrection of the dead neither … Continue reading

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10-13-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 13, 2014 St. Paul said, “For freedom Christ set us free; so stand firm and do not submit again to the yoke of slavery.”  Gal 4:22-24, 26-27, 31-5:1 One of our parishioners recently asked me why at the beginning … Continue reading

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08-15-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 15, 2014 (The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary) Definition: 4. Christ overcame sin and death by his own death, and one who through Baptism has been born again in a supernatural way has conquered sin and death through … Continue reading

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05-29-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 29, 2014 Jesus said to his disciples: “A little while and you will no longer see me, and again a little while later and you will see me.”  Jn 16:16-20 Just like the smell of baking pastries can bring … Continue reading

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05-18-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 18, 2014 (Fifth Sunday of Easter, A) St. Peter said, “Beloved: Come to him, a living stone, rejected by human beings but chosen and precious in the sight of God, and, like living stones, let yourselves be built into … Continue reading

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03-26-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 26, 2014 Jesus said, “whoever obeys and teaches these commandments will be called greatest in the Kingdom of heaven.”  Mt 5:17-19 One of the most awesome Gifts that God has given to the children He created, to us, is … Continue reading

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