Tag Archives: Moses

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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08-02-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 2, 2017 (St. Eusebius of Vercelli, Bishop) As Moses came down from Mount Sinai with the two tablets of the commandments in his hands, he did not know that the skin of his face had become radiant while he … 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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07-19-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 19, 2017 God said to Moses, out of the burning bush, “Come, now! I will send you to Pharaoh to lead my people, the children of Israel, out of Egypt.”   Ex_3:1-6,9-12 Saved, fed and raised like a prince, now … 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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05-19-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 19, 2017 Jesus said to his disciples: “This is my commandment: love one another as I love you.  No one has greater love than this, to lay down one’s life for one’s friends.  You are my friends if you … Continue reading

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04-06-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

April 6, 2017 When Abram prostrated himself, God spoke to him: “My covenant with you is this: you are to become the father of a host of nations.  No longer shall you be called Abram; your name shall be Abraham, … Continue reading

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03-02-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 2, 2017 Moses said to the people: “Today I have set before you life and prosperity, death and doom. If you obey the commandments of the LORD, your God, which I enjoin on you today, loving him, and walking … 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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02-28-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 28, 2016 (Third Sunday of Lent C) Moses said to God, “But when I go to the Israelites and say to them, ‘The God of your fathers has sent me to you,’ if they ask me, ‘What is his … Continue reading

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02-11-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 11, 2016 (Our Lady of Lourdes) Moses said, “I have set before you life and death, the blessing and the curse.  Choose life, then, that you and your descendants may live, by loving the LORD, your God, heeding his … Continue reading

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08-12-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 12, 2015 (St. Jane Frances de Chantal) Jesus said, “For where two or three are gathered together in my name, there am I in the midst of them.”  Mt 18:15-20 Jesus told us to “Love our neighbor.”  But you … Continue reading

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08-06-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 6, 2015 (Feast of the Transfiguration of the Lord) As Peter, James and John sat atop that mountain and watched Jesus along with Elijah and Moses conversing, a cloud came, casting a shadow over them; from the cloud came … Continue reading

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08-05-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 5, 2015 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 against me.  Nm 13:1-2, 25–14:1, 26a-29a, 34-35 Funny, seemed like they … Continue reading

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08-03-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 3, 2015 Under the intense pressure of an enormous, grumbling crowd, Moses cried out to the LORD, “I cannot carry all this people by myself, for they are too heavy for me.  If this is the way you will … Continue reading

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07-29-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 29, 2015 (St. Martha) As Moses came down from Mount Sinai with the two tablets of the commandments in his hands, he did not know that the skin of his face had become radiant while he conversed with the … Continue reading

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07-28-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 28, 2015 . . the LORD passed before him (Moses) and cried out, “The LORD, the LORD, a merciful and gracious God, slow to anger and rich in kindness and fidelity, continuing his kindness for a thousand generations, and … Continue reading

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07-27-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 27, 2015 Moses came down the mountain with the two tablets of the commandments in his hands, tablets that were written on both sides, front and back; tablets that were made by God, having inscriptions on them that were … Continue reading

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07-22-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 22, 2015 (St. Mary Magdalene) After the Israelites grumbled at Moses, God heard their plea and:  In the morning a dew lay all about the camp, and when the dew evaporated, there on the surface of the desert were … Continue reading

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07-17-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 17, 2015 The LORD said to Moses,  “This day shall be a memorial feast for you, which all your generations shall celebrate with pilgrimage to the LORD, as a perpetual institution.” . . . “It is the Passover of … Continue reading

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07-14-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 14, 2015 (Saint Kateri Tekakwitha, Virgin) A certain man of the house of Levi married a Levite woman, who conceived and bore a son.  Seeing that he was a goodly child, she hid him for three months. When she … Continue reading

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06-10-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 10, 2015 St. Paul wrote to the Church in Corinth, “Now if the ministry of death, carved in letters on stone, was so glorious that the children of Israel could not look intently at the face of Moses because … Continue reading

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06-07-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 7, 2015 (The Solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ (Corpus Christi)) Moses took the blood and sprinkled it on the people, saying, “This is the blood of the covenant that the LORD has made with … Continue reading

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04-14-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

April 14, 2015 Jesus said, “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 have eternal life.”   Jn 3:7b-15 Jesus, lifted up … Continue reading

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09-14-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 14, 2014 (Exaltation of the Holy Cross) Jesus said,  “. . 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 have … Continue reading

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04-29-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

April 29, 2014 (St. Catherine of Siena, Virgin and Doctor of the Church) Jesus said “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 … Continue reading

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04-19-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

April 19, 2014 (Holy Saturday, Easter Vigil) Then God said, “Let there be light,” and there was light.  Gn 1:1-2:2 God said to Abraham, “I will bless you abundantly and make your descendants as countless as the stars of the … Continue reading

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03-15-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 15, 2014 Moses said to the Israelites:  “today the LORD is making this agreement with you: you are to be a people peculiarly his own, as he promised you; and provided you keep all his commandments, he will then … Continue reading

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03-06-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 6, 2014 “Today I have set before you life and prosperity, death and doom . . .  Choose life, then, that you and your descendants may live, by loving the LORD, your God, heeding his voice, and holding fast … Continue reading

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