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06-18-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 18, 2019 Jesus said, “But I say to you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you, that you may be children of your heavenly Father, for he makes his sun rise on the bad and the … Continue reading

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05-16-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 16, 2019 When Jesus had washed the disciples’ feet, he said to them: “Amen, amen, I say to you, no slave is greater than his master nor any messenger greater than the one who sent him. . . .  … Continue reading

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10-01-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 1, 2018 (Saint Thérèse of the Child Jesus, Virgin and Doctor of the Church) After losing all of his livestock and all of his children Job began to tear his cloak and cut off his hair. He cast himself … Continue reading

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09-12-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 12, 2018 (Most Holy Name of the Blessed Virgin Mary) Raising his eyes toward his disciples Jesus said: “Blessed are you who are poor, for the Kingdom of God is yours.  Blessed are you who are now hungry, for … Continue reading

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09-01-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 1, 2018 In a parable that Jesus told His disciples, the master of the productive servants exclaimed, “Since you were faithful in small matters, I will give you great responsibilities.  Come, share your master’s joy.”   Mt_25:14-30 You see, beloved, … Continue reading

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08-29-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 29, 2018 (The Passion of St. John the Baptist) Blessed are you who fear the LORD, who walk in his ways! For you shall eat the fruit of your handiwork; blessed shall you be, and favored.  Ps_128 Jesus said, … Continue reading

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07-17-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 17, 2018 Jesus began to reproach the towns where most of his mighty deeds had been done, since they had not repented.  “Woe to you, . . .”  Mt_11:20-24 Well!  It was bad enough that His own hometown neighbors … Continue reading

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05-29-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 29, 2018 Peter began to say to Jesus, “We have given up everything and followed you.” Jesus said, “Amen, I say to you, there is no one who has given up house or brothers or sisters or mother or … Continue reading

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11-20-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 20, 2017 But many in Israel were determined and resolved in their hearts not to eat anything unclean; they preferred to die rather than to be defiled with unclean food or to profane the holy covenant; and they did … Continue reading

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11-19-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 19, 2017 (33rd Sunday Ordinary Time, A) Jesus said, “For to everyone who has, more will be given and he will grow rich; but from the one who has not, even what he has will be taken away.”  Mt_25:14-30 … Continue reading

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07-02-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 2, 2017 (13th Sunday Ordinary Time A) Jesus said, “Whoever receives you receives me, and whoever receives me receives the one who sent me.”  Mt_10:37-42 Are we selective in who we receive, beloved?  Then, we might wonder, how many … Continue reading

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11-16-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 16, 2016 (St. Margaret, Queen of Scotland) Jesus said, “I tell you, to everyone who has, more will be given, but from the one who has not, even what he has will be taken away.”   Lk_19:11-28 Faith, even as … Continue reading

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10-02-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 2, 2016 (27th Sunday Ordinary Time C) The apostles said to the Lord, “Increase our faith.”  The Lord replied, “If you have faith the size of a mustard seed, you would say to this mulberry tree, ‘Be uprooted and … Continue reading

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08-28-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 28, 2016 (22nd Sunday Ordinary Time, C) Jesus said in a parable, “When you hold a lunch or a dinner, do not invite your friends or your brothers or your relatives or your wealthy neighbors, in case they may … Continue reading

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08-27-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 27, 2016 (St. Monica) Consider your own calling, brothers and sisters.  Not many of you were wise by human standards, not many were powerful, not many were of noble birth.  Rather, God chose the foolish of the world to … Continue reading

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08-03-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 3, 2016 After observing how easily Peter was distracted from faith in Jesus in the water treading exercise, Jesus was approached by a Gentile (non-Jewish) woman for the healing of her daughter.  Jesus threw her a roadblock in saying … Continue reading

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02-12-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 12, 2016 Through the Prophet Isaiah, the LORD spoke these words about true fasting and its reward:  This, rather, is the fasting that I wish: releasing those bound unjustly, untying the thongs of the yoke;  Setting free the oppressed, … Continue reading

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12-04-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

December 4, 2015 (St. John Damascene) I believe that I shall see the bounty of the LORD in the land of the living.  Wait for the LORD with courage; be stouthearted, and wait for the LORD.  Ps 27 SEEING!  And … Continue reading

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11-25-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 25, 2015 Jesus said, “Remember, you are not to prepare your defense beforehand, for I myself shall give you a wisdom in speaking that all your adversaries will be powerless to resist or refute.  . . . You will … Continue reading

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11-08-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 8, 2015 (32nd Sunday Ordinary Time B) Jesus said, “Amen, I say to you, this poor widow put in more than all the other contributors to the treasury.  For they have all contributed from their surplus wealth, but she, … Continue reading

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08-18-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 18, 2015 Jesus said, “everyone who has given up houses or brothers or sisters or father or mother or children or lands for the sake of my name will receive a hundred times more, and will inherit eternal life.”   … Continue reading

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06-15-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 15, 2015 The dichotomy of Christianity . . . St. Paul said, “We are treated as deceivers and yet are truthful; as unrecognized and yet acknowledged; as dying and behold we live; as chastised and yet not put to … Continue reading

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05-27-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 27, 2015 (St. Augustine of Canterbury, Monk) In answer to the disciples’ request for the glory of sitting at His right and left in the Kingdom that He spoke of, Jesus said, “whoever wishes to be great among you … Continue reading

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05-26-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 26, 2015 (St. Philip Neri, Priest) The apostles were beginning to feel a little under-appreciated for all they had given up for the Lord.  Jesus said, “Amen, I say to you, there is no one who has given up … Continue reading

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11-01-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 1, 2014 (Solemnity of All Saints) Jesus said, “Blessed are you when they insult you and persecute you and utter every kind of evil against you falsely because of me. Rejoice and be glad, for your reward will be … Continue reading

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09-10-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 10, 2014 Jesus said, “Blessed are you when people hate you, and when they exclude and insult you, and denounce your name as evil on account of the Son of Man . . . For their ancestors treated the … Continue reading

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12-19-13 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

12-19-13 (The Annunciation to Zechariah) On the sixth day before Christmas my True Love gave to me . . . a message so astounding that for nine months – without speech I would be. An angel came to Zechariah, the … Continue reading

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10-27-13 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

10-27-13 (30th Sunday Ordinary Time C) “The one who serves God willingly is heard; his petition reaches the heavens.”  Sir 35:12-18 “When the just cry out, the Lord hears them, and from all their distress he rescues them.”  Ps 34 … Continue reading

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