Tag Archives: Mt 23

08-27-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 27, 2019 (St. Monica) O LORD, you have probed me and you know me; you know when I sit and when I stand; you understand my thoughts from afar.  My journeys and my rest you scrutinize, with all my … Continue reading

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08-25-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 25, 2018 Jesus said, “Do not be called ‘Master’; you have but one master, the Christ.  The greatest among you must be your servant.  Whoever exalts himself will be humbled; but whoever humbles himself will be exalted.”  Mt_23:1-12 Both, … Continue reading

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02-27-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 27, 2018 In advising His disciples about who they should follow or not, of what they should do and not, and of the importance or insignificance of titles, Jesus said, “The greatest among you must be your servant. Whoever … Continue reading

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11-05-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 5, 2017 (31st Sunday Ordinary Time, A) Jesus said, “Whoever exalts himself will be humbled; but whoever humbles himself will be exalted.”   Mt_23:1-12 . . . as directed to kings and presidents, to bishops and priests (and Pope Francis … Continue reading

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08-30-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 30, 2017 Jesus said, “Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, you hypocrites. You are like whitewashed tombs, which appear beautiful on the outside, but inside are full of dead men’s bones and every kind of filth.” Mt_23:27-32 Well, not a … Continue reading

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08-28-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 28, 2017 (St. Augustine, Bishop and Doctor of the Church) Jesus harshly criticized the Pharisees and Scribes for their nearsightedness, saying;  “Woe to you, blind guides, who say, ‘If one swears by the temple, it means nothing, but if … Continue reading

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08-26-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 26, 2017 Just to finish the story that began yesterday.  Ruth did follow Naomi into her land and served all the needs of her Jewish mother-in-law.  There she also served in the fields of a powerful relative of Naomi’s … Continue reading

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08-20-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 20, 2016 (St. Bernard of Clairvaux, Abbot and Doctor of the Church) Jesus called His disciples and the people to obedience to those in authority over them.  But He also warned them not to follow their example, because somewhere … Continue reading

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02-23-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 23, 2016 (St. Polycarp) Jesus spoke to the crowds and to his disciples, saying, “The scribes and the Pharisees have taken their seat on the chair of Moses.  Therefore, do and observe all things whatsoever they tell you, but … Continue reading

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08-22-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 22, 2015 (The Queenship of the Blessed Virgin Mary) Jesus said, “Whoever exalts himself will be humbled; but whoever humbles himself will be exalted.”   Mt 23:1-12 One of those ‘no comment necessary’ quotes. Think about it. Swallow it.  Digest … Continue reading

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03-03-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 3, 2015 (St. Katharine Drexel) Jesus said, “The greatest among you must be your servant.  Whoever exalts himself will be humbled; but whoever humbles himself will be exalted.”  Mt_23:1-12 It’s called “Servant Leadership.”  And it means: leading by example, … Continue reading

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