Tag Archives: Kingdom of Heaven

07-10-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 10, 2019 (St. Augustine Zhao Rong, Priest and Companions, Martyrs in China) . . . all the world came to Joseph to obtain rations of grain, for famine had gripped the whole world. Gn_41:55-57;42:5-7a,17-24a Jesus sent out these Twelve after … Continue reading

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06-12-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 12, 2019 Brothers and sisters: Such confidence we have through Christ toward God.  Not that of ourselves we are qualified to take credit for anything as coming from us; rather, our qualification comes from God, who has indeed qualified … 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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05-08-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 8, 2019 Jesus said to the crowds, “I am the bread of life; whoever comes to me will never hunger, and whoever believes in me will never thirst. . . .  For this is the will of my Father, … Continue reading

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10-14-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 14, 2018 (28th Sunday Ordinary Time, B) “I prayed, and prudence was given me; I pleaded, and the spirit of wisdom came to me.  I preferred her to scepter and throne, and deemed riches nothing in comparison with her … 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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08-14-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 14, 2018 (Saint Maximilian Kolbe, Priest and Martyr) The disciples approached Jesus and said, “Who is the greatest in the Kingdom of heaven?”  He called a child over, placed it in their midst, and said, “Amen, I say to … Continue reading

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07-11-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 11, 2018 (St. Benedict of Nursia, Abbot) Jesus summoned his Twelve disciples and gave them authority over unclean spirits to drive them out and to cure every disease and every illness. . . . He said, “As you go, … Continue reading

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04-29-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

April 29, 2018 (Fifth Sunday of Easter, B) Jesus said to his disciples: “I am the true vine, and my Father is the vine grower.  He takes away every branch in me that does not bear fruit, and every one … Continue reading

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12-14-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

December 14, 2017 (St. John of the Cross, Priest and Doctor of the Church) Jesus said to the crowds: “Amen, I say to you, among those born of women there has been none greater than John the Baptist; yet the … Continue reading

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11-16-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 16, 2017 (St. Margaret of Scotland) Asked by the Pharisees when the Kingdom of God would come, Jesus said in reply, “The coming of the Kingdom of God cannot be observed, and no one will announce, ‘Look, here it … 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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06-14-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 14, 2017 Jesus said, “whoever breaks one of the least of these commandments and teaches others to do so will be called least in the Kingdom of heaven.  But whoever obeys and teaches these commandments will be called greatest … Continue reading

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01-29-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 29, 2017 (4th Sunday Ordinary Time A) God chose the foolish of the world to shame the wise, and God chose the weak of the world to shame the strong, and God chose the lowly and despised of the … Continue reading

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01-22-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 22, 2017 (Third Sunday Ordinary Time A) The LORD is my light and my salvation; whom should I fear? The LORD is my life’s refuge; of whom should I be afraid? One thing I ask of the LORD; this … 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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11-18-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 18, 2016 (Feast of the Dedication of the Basilicas of Ss. Peter and Paul) Jesus was vehement at publicly expressing His faithfulness to God. The chief priests, the scribes, and the leaders of the people, meanwhile, were seeking to … Continue reading

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08-09-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 9, 2016 The disciples approached Jesus and said, “Who is the greatest in the Kingdom of heaven?  He called a child over, placed it in their midst, and said, “Amen, I say to you, unless you turn and become … Continue reading

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06-23-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 23, 2016 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 Father in heaven.”  Mt_7:21-29 This can actually be … Continue reading

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12-10-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

December 10, 2015 Jesus said to the crowds: “Amen, I say to you, among those born of women there has been none greater than John the Baptist; yet the least in the Kingdom of heaven is greater than he.”   … Continue reading

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12-03-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

December 3, 2015 (St. Francis Xavier, Priest) 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 Father in heaven.”  Mt_7:21, … Continue reading

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07-30-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 30, 2015 (St. Peter Chrysologus, Bishop and Doctor of the Church) 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 … Continue reading

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07-23-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 23, 2015 (St. Bridget of Sweden) Jesus said to His disciples, “knowledge of the mysteries of the Kingdom of heaven has been granted to you, but to them it has not been granted.  To anyone who has, more will … Continue reading

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06-29-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 29, 2015 (Solemnity of Sts. Peter and Paul, Apostles) Jesus said to His disciple, “you are Peter, and upon this rock I will build my Church, and the gates of the netherworld shall not prevail against it. I will … Continue reading

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06-25-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 25, 2015 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 Father in heaven.”   Mt_7:21-29 Yes, but how do … Continue reading

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03-20-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 20, 2015 The wicked said among themselves, thinking not aright: “Let us beset the just one, because he is obnoxious to us; he sets himself against our doings,   Wis 2:1a, 12-22 If a goal or a part of our … Continue reading

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03-16-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 16, 2015 The LORD said through the prophet Isaiah, “Thus says the LORD: Lo, I am about to create new heavens and a new earth;  The things of the past shall not be remembered or come to mind.  Instead, … Continue reading

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12-04-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

December 4, 2014 (St. John Damascene) 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 Father in heaven.”  Mt 7:21, … Continue reading

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11-03-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 3, 2014 (St. Martin de Porres) St. Paul said, “Do nothing out of selfishness or out of vainglory; rather, humbly regard others as more important than yourselves,”  Phil 2:1-4 Jesus said, “when you hold a banquet, invite the poor, … Continue reading

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