Tag Archives: justice

07-21-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 21, 2019 (Sixteenth Sunday Ordinary Time, C) When Abraham received some surprise visitors of the LORD, after offering them a place to rest, he hastened into the tent and told Sarah, “Quick, three measures of fine flour! Knead it … Continue reading

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07-13-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 13, 2019 Continuing on the theme of coming persecutions, Jesus said to His disciples, “Therefore do not be afraid of them.  Nothing is concealed that will not be revealed, nor secret that will not be known.  What I say … Continue reading

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07-01-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 1, 2019 (St. Junipero Serra, Priest) While the two men walked on farther toward Sodom, the LORD remained standing before Abraham. Then Abraham drew nearer to him and said: “Will you sweep away the innocent with the guilty? Suppose … Continue reading

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06-25-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 25, 2019 R. He who does justice will live in the presence of the Lord. Response to Psalm 15 Jesus said, “Do to others whatever you would have them do to you.  This is the Law and the Prophets.”  … Continue reading

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04-15-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

April 15, 2019 Here is my servant whom I uphold, my chosen one with whom I am pleased, Upon whom I have put my Spirit; he shall bring forth justice to the nations, Not crying out, not shouting, not making … Continue reading

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03-26-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 26, 2019 Then in anger his master handed him over to the torturers until he should pay back the whole debt.  So will my heavenly Father do to you, unless each of you forgives your brother from your heart.”  … Continue reading

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03-15-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 15, 2019 You say, “The LORD’s way is not fair!” Hear now, house of Israel: Is it my way that is unfair, or rather, are not your ways unfair?  When someone virtuous turns away from virtue to commit iniquity, … Continue reading

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08-22-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 22, 2018 (The Queenship of the Blessed Virgin Mary) Jesus told a parable about workers in a vineyard, where those who worked the longest grumbled against the landowner, saying, ‘These last ones worked only one hour, and you have … Continue reading

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07-21-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 21, 2018 (St. Lawrence of Brindisi, Priest and Doctor of the Church) Jesus warned those He healed, not to make him known.  This was to fulfill what had been spoken through Isaiah the prophet: “Behold, my servant whom I … Continue reading

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03-26-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 26, 2018 (Monday of Holy Week) I, the LORD, have called you for the victory of justice, I have grasped you by the hand; I formed you, and set you as a covenant of the people, a light for … Continue reading

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03-17-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 17, 2018 (St. Patrick, Bishop) Nicodemus, one of their members who had come to him (Jesus) earlier, said to them, “Does our law condemn a man before it first hears him and finds out what he is doing?”  Jn_7:40-53 … Continue reading

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12-11-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

December 11, 2017 Say to those whose hearts are frightened: Be strong, fear not! Here is your God, he comes with vindication;  With divine recompense he comes to save you.   Is_35:1-10 Just watched a 2017 movie called, “Valerian and the … Continue reading

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10-12-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 12, 2017 (Our Lady of the Pillar) Through the Prophet Malachi, the LORD of hosts says, “for you who fear my name, there will arise the sun of justice with its healing rays.”  Mal_3:13-20b Justice will be! Jesus said, … 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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03-15-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 15, 2017 The Prophet Jeremiah said, “Heed me, O LORD, and listen to what my adversaries say.  Must good be repaid with evil that they should dig a pit to take my life?  Remember that I stood before you … Continue reading

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03-10-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 10, 2017 Thus says the Lord GOD: If the wicked man turns away from all the sins he committed, if he keeps all my statutes and does what is right and just, he shall surely live, he shall not … Continue reading

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02-23-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 23, 2017 (St. Polycarp, Bishop and Martyr) Jesus said to his disciples: “Anyone who gives you a cup of water to drink because you belong to Christ, amen, I say to you, will surely not lose his reward. YET … Continue reading

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10-21-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 21, 2016 Jesus said to the crowds, “When you see a cloud rising in the west you say immediately that it is going to rain–and so it does; and when you notice that the wind is blowing from the … Continue reading

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10-03-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 3, 2016 Jesus tells a parable about a compassionate foreigner. After none of the locals would help their mugged compatriot, it took a foreigner to stop and assist the half-murdered man.  Jesus tells us that he was moved with … Continue reading

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07-16-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 16, 2016 The LORD spoke through the prophet Isaiah about Jesus saying, I shall place my Spirit upon him, and he will proclaim justice to the Gentiles. He will not contend or cry out, nor will anyone hear his … Continue reading

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01-22-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 22, 2016 (National March for Life) In hot pursuit of David, King Saul instead found himself at the mercy of his prey.  David said, “The LORD will judge between me and you, and the LORD will exact justice from … Continue reading

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12-01-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

December 1, 2015 On that day, a shoot shall sprout from the stump of Jesse, and from his roots a bud shall blossom.  The Spirit of the LORD shall rest upon him: a Spirit of wisdom and of understanding, a … Continue reading

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08-19-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 19, 2015 (St. John Eudes, Priest) “Thus, the last will be first, and the first will be last.” Mt_20:1-16 Jesus, in describing the Kingdom of Heaven, told a parable about a bunch of unemployed men waiting to be hired … Continue reading

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07-18-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 18, 2015 The LORD spoke through the prophet Isaiah saying, Behold, my servant whom I have chosen, my beloved in whom I delight; I shall place my Spirit upon him, and he will proclaim justice to the Gentiles. He … Continue reading

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01-29-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 29, 2015 Jesus said, “For there is nothing hidden except to be made visible; nothing is secret except to come to light. . . .  The measure with which you measure will be measured out to you,”  Mk 4:21-25 … Continue reading

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12-17-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

December 17, 2014 “Justice shall flower in his days, and profound peace, till the moon be no more.”  Ps 72 So, beloved, in a world filled with tragedy, injustice and war, we might just ask, where is the justice and … Continue reading

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11-15-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 15, 2014 Jesus told his disciples a parable about the necessity for them to pray always without becoming weary.  And then He asked, “Will not God then secure the rights of his chosen ones who call out to him … Continue reading

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07-20-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 20, 2014 (16th Sunday Ordinary Time A) Jesus said, “The kingdom of heaven may be likened to a man who sowed good seed in his field.” “The kingdom of heaven is like a mustard seed that a person took … Continue reading

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07-19-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 19, 2014 God said through the Prophet Isaiah, “Behold, my servant whom I have chosen, my beloved in whom I delight; I shall place my Spirit upon him, and he will proclaim justice to the Gentiles.  He will not … Continue reading

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07-02-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 2, 2014 The Prophet Amos said, “Seek good and not evil, that you may live; Then truly will the LORD, the God of hosts, be with you as you claim! Hate evil and love good, and let justice prevail … Continue reading

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11-16-13 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

11-16-13 (St. Margaret of Scotland) Jesus told his disciples a parable about an unbelieving Judge who was pestered by a widow who sought his assistance.  The Judge finally said, “While it is true that I neither fear God nor respect … Continue reading

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