Tag Archives: Jesus

08-22-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 22, 2017 (Queenship of the Blessed Virgin Mary) Jesus said to his disciples,“everyone who has given up houses or brothers or sisters or father or mother or children or lands for the sake of my name will receive a … 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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08-19-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 19, 2017 (St. John Eudes, Priest) Joshua said to the Israelites, “If it does not please you to serve the LORD, decide today whom you will serve, the gods your fathers served beyond the River or the gods of … Continue reading

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08-18-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 18, 2017 Some Pharisees approached Jesus, and tested him, saying, “Is it lawful for a man to divorce his wife for any cause whatever?”  He said in reply, “Have you not read that from the beginning the Creator ‘made … Continue reading

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08-16-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 16, 2017 (St. Stephen of Hungary) Jesus said to his disciples: “If your brother sins against you, go and tell him his fault between you and him alone.”  Mt 18:15-20 He didn’t say Twitter it.  He didn’t say Facebook … Continue reading

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08-15-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 15, 2017 (The Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary) In John’s vision: A great sign appeared in the sky, a woman clothed with the sun, with the moon under her feet, and on her head a crown of twelve … Continue reading

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08-14-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 14, 2017 (St. Maximilian Kolbe, Priest and Martyr) The Temple tax collectors were challenging Peter about whether or not Jesus paid the tax.  Jesus told Peter to “go to the sea, drop in a hook, and take the first … Continue reading

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08-13-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 13, 2017 (19th Sunday Ordinary Time A) Peter got out of the boat and began to walk on the water toward Jesus.  But when he saw how strong the wind was he became frightened; and, beginning to sink, he … Continue reading

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08-11-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 11, 2017 (St. Clare of Assisi, Virgin) Moses said to the Israelites, “This is why you must now know, and fix in your heart, that the LORD is God in the heavens above and on earth below, and that … Continue reading

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08-10-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 10, 2017 (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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08-09-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 9, 2017 (St. Teresa Benedicta of the Cross,Virgin and Martyr, [Edith Stein] ) The LORD said to Moses and Aaron: “How long will this wicked assembly grumble against me? I have heard the grumblings of the children of Israel … Continue reading

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08-08-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 8, 2017 (St. Dominic, Priest) Miriam and Aaron spoke against Moses . . . They complained, “Is it through Moses alone that the LORD speaks?  Does he not speak through us also?”  Nm_12:1-13 Sometimes, beloved, Faith requires humility.  This … Continue reading

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08-07-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 7, 2017 (St. Sixtus and companions, Pope and Martyrs) Moses said to the LORD, “I cannot carry all this people by myself, for they are too heavy for me.”  Nm_11:4b-15 We can not rely upon ourselves for the salvation … Continue reading

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08-06-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 6, 2017 (The Transfiguration of the Lord) . . . behold, a bright cloud cast a shadow over them, then from the cloud came a voice that said, “This is my beloved Son, with whom I am well pleased; … 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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08-04-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 4, 2017 (St. John Vianney, Priest) “The fifteenth day of this seventh month is the LORD’s feast of Booths, which shall continue for seven days. On the first day there shall be a sacred assembly, and you shall do … Continue reading

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08-03-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 3, 2017 Jesus said to the disciples:  “The Kingdom of heaven is like a net thrown into the sea, which collects fish of every kind.  When it is full they haul it ashore and sit down to put what … Continue reading

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07-31-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 31, 2017 (St. Ignatius of Loyola, Priest) Jesus proposed a parable to the crowds.  “The Kingdom of heaven is like a mustard seed that a person took and sowed in a field.  It is the smallest of all the … Continue reading

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07-30-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 30, 2017 (17th Sunday Ordinary Time, A) Jesus said, “the kingdom of heaven is like a merchant searching for fine pearls.  When he finds a pearl of great price, he goes and sells all that he has and buys … Continue reading

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07-29-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 29, 2017 (St. Martha) Jesus said to Martha, “Your brother will rise.”  Martha said to him, “I know he will rise, in the resurrection on the last day.” Jesus told her, “I am the resurrection and the life; whoever … Continue reading

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07-27-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 27, 2017 Jesus said to His disciples, This is why I speak to them in parables, because ‘they look but do not see and hear but do not listen or understand.’  . . . “But blessed are your eyes, … Continue reading

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07-26-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 26, 2017 (Ss. Joachim and Anne) Jesus spoke to them at length in parables, saying: “A sower went out to sow.  And as he sowed, some seed fell on the path, and birds came and ate it up. . … Continue reading

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07-25-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 25, 2017 (St. James (Greater), Apostle) Brothers and sisters: We hold this treasure in earthen vessels, that the surpassing power may be of God and not from us. We are afflicted in every way, but not constrained; perplexed, but … Continue reading

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07-24-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 24, 2017 Jesus said, “At the judgment, the men of Nineveh will arise with this generation and condemn it, because they repented at the preaching of Jonah; and there is something greater than Jonah here.  At the judgment the … 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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07-22-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 22, 2017 (St. Mary Magdalene) Jesus said to her, “Mary!”   Jn_20:1-2,11-18 Why are you looking for me?  Did you not know that I am right here beside you all along?  Jesus is there, beloved!  Just speak with Him any … 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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07-20-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 20, 2017 Well, Moses was kind of dumbstruck in having this conversation with God!  And with the charge to go back to the land where they wanted his death, he sought every possible excuse he could think of to … Continue reading

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07-18-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 18, 2017 Between the lines of death and disaster.  Escaped from the fury of slavery and evil.  Out of the waters of safety and compassion, a child is found.  Is found by the only one who could possibly save … Continue reading

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07-17-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 17, 2017 Pharaoh then commanded all his subjects, “Throw into the river every boy that is born to the Hebrews,”  Ex_1:8-14,22 They always talk about the light at the end of the tunnel, the blue skies beyond the cloudy … Continue reading

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07-16-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 16, 2017 (15th Sunday Ordinary Time, A) Jesus said to His disciples:  “Hear then the parable of the sower. The seed sown on the path is the one who hears the word of the kingdom without understanding it, and … Continue reading

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