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11-26-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 26, 2019 Jesus said, “All that you see here, the days will come when there will not be left a stone upon another stone that will not be thrown down.”  Then they asked him, “Teacher, when will this happen? … Continue reading

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11-10-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 10, 2019 (32nd Sunday Ordinary Time, C) Jesus said, “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 marry nor … Continue reading

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11-03-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 3, 2019 (31st Sunday Ordinary Time, C) At that time, Jesus came to Jericho and intended to pass through the town.  Lk_19:1-10 You know, beloved, some “passovers” just might lead to a resurrection.  That stop light you intended to cruise … Continue reading

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10-24-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 24, 2019 (St. Anthony Mary Claret, Bishop) St. Paul wrote, “now that you have been freed from sin and have become slaves of God, the benefit that you have leads to sanctification, and its end is eternal life.  For … Continue reading

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10-15-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 15, 2019 (St. Teresa of Avila, Virgin and Doctor of the Church) St. Paul wrote, “Brothers and sisters: I am not ashamed of the Gospel. It is the power of God for the salvation of everyone who believes”  Rom_1:16-25 … Continue reading

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10-11-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 11, 2019 (St. John XXIII, Pope) The Prophet Joel said,  “Proclaim a fast, call an assembly; Gather the elders, all who dwell in the land, Into the house of the LORD, your God, and cry to the LORD!  Alas, … Continue reading

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10-09-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 9, 2019 (St. Denis, Bishop and Companions, Martyrs) The disciples asked Jesus, “Lord, teach us to pray just as John taught his disciples.” He said to them, “When you pray, say: Father, hallowed be your name, your Kingdom come. … Continue reading

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09-25-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 25, 2019 Jesus summoned the Twelve and gave them power and authority over all demons and to cure diseases, and he sent them to proclaim the Kingdom of God and to heal the sick.  He said to them, “Take … Continue reading

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09-08-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 8, 2019 (23rd Sunday Ordinary Time, C) Jesus said, “anyone of you who does not renounce all his possessions cannot be my disciple.”  Lk_14:25-33 This topic always brings us back to those questions of what do I possess and … Continue reading

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08-31-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 31, 2019 Jesus told a parable about appropriate use of our God-given talents.  If they are used for selfish gain, they will diminish.  And if they are squandered or hidden out of fear, they will be taken away.  But, … Continue reading

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06-15-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 15, 2019 Jesus said, “Let your ‘Yes’ mean ‘Yes,’ and your ‘No’ mean ‘No.’ Anything more is from the Evil One.” Mt_5:33-37 That cuts out lying, cheating, broken promises, bad feelings, guilt and a huge source of our lack of … Continue reading

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06-05-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 5, 2019 (St. Boniface, Bishop and Martyr) Jesus continued His prayer to the Father for His disciples: “I gave them your word, and the world hated them, because they do not belong to the world any more than I … Continue reading

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05-30-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 30, 2019 (Ascension to be celebrated Sunday) 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.” . . . Explaining Himself, Jesus … Continue reading

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05-23-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 23, 2019 Jesus said to his disciples: “As the Father loves me, so I also love you. Remain in my love.  If you keep my commandments, you will remain in my love, just as I have kept my Father’s … Continue reading

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02-06-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 6, 2019 (St. Paul Miki and Companions, Martyrs) So strengthen your drooping hands and your weak knees. Make straight paths for your feet, that what is lame may not be dislocated but healed.  Strive for peace with everyone, and … 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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01-27-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 27, 2019 (3rd Sunday Ordinary Time, C) Then Nehemiah, that is, His Excellency, and Ezra the priest-scribe and the Levites who were instructing the people said to all the people: “Today is holy to the LORD your God.  Do … Continue reading

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11-08-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 8, 2018 The insatiable Pharisees again complained about Jesus saying, “This man welcomes sinners and eats with them.”  So Jesus addressed this parable to them.  “What man among you having a hundred sheep and losing one of them would … Continue reading

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09-27-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 27, 2018 (St. Vincent de Paul, Priest) R. In every age, O Lord, you have been our refuge. Fill us at daybreak with your kindness, that we may shout for joy and gladness all our days.  Ps_90 And where … Continue reading

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08-16-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 16, 2018 The Prophet Ezekiel said, “The word of the LORD came to me: Son of man, you live in the midst of a rebellious house; they have eyes to see but do not see, and ears to hear … Continue reading

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06-15-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 15, 2018 But the word of the LORD came to Elijah, “Go outside and stand on the mountain before the LORD; the LORD will be passing by.”  A strong and heavy wind was rending the mountains and crushing rocks … Continue reading

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06-14-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 14, 2018 Jesus said, “if you bring your gift to the altar, and there recall that your brother has anything against you, leave your gift there at the altar, go first and be reconciled with your brother, and then … Continue reading

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05-10-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 10, 2018 (St. Damien de Veuster, priest) Molokai: The Story of Father Damien (1999) 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 … Continue reading

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04-02-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

April 2, 2017 Mary Magdalene and the other Mary went away quickly from the tomb, fearful yet overjoyed, and ran to announce the news to his disciples.  And behold, Jesus met them on their way and greeted them.   Mt_28:8-15 Emotions!  … Continue reading

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03-11-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 11, 2018 (4th Sunday Lent, B, Laetare Sunday) Jesus said to Nicodemus: “Just as Moses lifted up the serpent in the desert, so must the Son of Man be lifted up, so that everyone who believes in him may … Continue reading

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02-07-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 7, 2018 Continuing in His response to the Pharisee’s complaint about washing hands, Jesus summoned the crowd again and said to them, “Hear me, all of you, and understand.  Nothing that enters one from outside can defile that person; … Continue reading

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01-23-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 23, 2018 Jesus said, “Here are my mother and my brothers.  For whoever does the will of God is my brother and sister and mother.”  Mk_3:31-35 When we give ourselves to the will of God, beloved, there is a … Continue reading

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12-21-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

December 21, 2017 Elizabeth said to Mary, “Blessed are you who believed that what was spoken to you by the Lord would be fulfilled.”  Lk_1:39-45 Elizabeth had known the whole story before Mary even got there.  She and John were … Continue reading

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11-25-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 25, 2017 (St. Catherine of Alexandria, Martyr) I will give thanks to you, O LORD, with all my heart; I will declare all your wondrous deeds. I will be glad and exult in you; I will sing praise to … Continue reading

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09-28-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 28, 2017 Sing to the LORD a new song  Ps 149 What’s the song in your heart, beloved?  Is it a good song?  Is it a praising song?  Is it a joyful song that lifts you up?  Or is … Continue reading

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08-20-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 20, 2017 (20th Sunday Ordinary Time A) Thus says the LORD: . . . The foreigners who join themselves to the LORD, ministering to him, loving the name of the LORD, and becoming his servants—all who keep the sabbath … Continue reading

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