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11-07-21 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 7, 2021(32nd Sunday Ordinary Time, B)A poor widow was asked by the prophet Elijah to bring him a little water and some food.  The widow, with little to offer, replied, “Just now I was collecting a couple of sticks, … Continue reading

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10-04-21 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 4, 2021 (St. Francis of Assisi) Jonah was running from the Lord, which is where his troubles did not end, but were just beginning.  In the midst of a churned up, stormy sea, his plight was discovered and his … Continue reading

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09-16-21 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 16, 2021(St. Cornelius, Pope and St. Cyprian, Bishop; Martyrs)There was a sinful woman in the city who learned that he (Jesus) was at table in the house of the Pharisee. Bringing an alabaster flask of ointment, she stood behind … Continue reading

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08-18-21 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 18, 2021Jesus told a parable about a landowner who hired out laborers for his vineyard at different times of the day.  At day’s end, the owner of the vineyard said to his foreman, ‘Summon the laborers and give them … Continue reading

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06-15-21 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 15, 2021For you know the gracious act of our Lord Jesus Christ, that for your sake he became poor although he was rich, so that by his poverty you might become rich.  2_Cor_8:1-9 Blessed are you, Lord our God, … Continue reading

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05-25-21 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 25, 2021 (St. Bede, Priest and Doctor of the Church) 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 … Continue reading

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05-07-21 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 7, 2021The Apostles wrote, Since we have heard that some of our number who went out without any mandate from us have upset you with their teachings and disturbed your peace of mind, we have with one accord decided … Continue reading

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03-27-21 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 27, 2021 Thus says the Lord GOD: . . . My dwelling shall be with them; I will be their God, and they shall be my people.  Ez_37:21-28 In the grand scheme of it all, God had always planned … Continue reading

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02-23-21 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 23, 2021 (St. Polycarp, Bishop and Martyr) Jesus said to his disciples: “In praying, do not babble like the pagans, who think that they will be heard because of their many words. Do not be like them. Your Father … Continue reading

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02-02-21 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 2, 2021 (Presentation of the Lord) When the days were completed for their purification according to the law of Moses, Mary and Joseph took Jesus up to Jerusalem to present him to the Lord, just as it is written … Continue reading

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12-22-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

December 22, 2020 Hannah, the mother of Samuel (who would later become a great prophet in Israel), said to the priest Eli, “Pardon, my lord! As you live, my lord, I am the woman who stood near you here, praying … Continue reading

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12-08-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

December 8, 2020 (The Immaculate Conception of the Blessed Virgin Mary) Mary said, “Behold, I am the handmaid of the Lord.  May it be done to me according to your word.”  Lk_1:26-38 According to Your word, Lord!  Not my will, … Continue reading

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10-14-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 14, 2020 (St. Callistus I, Pope and Martyr) St. Paul wrote, “Now those who belong to Christ Jesus have crucified their flesh with its passions and desires. If we live in the Spirit, let us also follow the Spirit.”  … Continue reading

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07-20-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 20, 2020 (St. Apollinaris Martyr) Some of the scribes and Pharisees said to Jesus, “Teacher, we wish to see a sign from you.” He said to them in reply, “An evil and unfaithful generation seeks a sign, but no … Continue reading

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04-10-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

April 10, 2020 (Good Friday of the Lord’s Passion) See, my servant shall prosper, he shall be raised high and greatly exalted. . . . because of him kings shall stand speechless; for those who have not been told shall … Continue reading

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04-08-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

April 8, 2020 (Wednesday of Holy Week) Morning after morning he opens my ear that I may hear; And I have not rebelled, have not turned back.  Is_50:4-9a Jesus heard!  ‘Your time has come to an end.’  Now for the … Continue reading

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04-04-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

April 4, 2020 (St. Isidore, Bishop and Doctor of the Church) Thus says the Lord GOD: I will take the children of Israel from among the nations to which they have come, and gather them from all sides to bring … Continue reading

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02-21-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 21, 2020 (St. Peter Damian, Bishop and Doctor of the Church) St. James wrote, “See how a person is justified by works and not by faith alone. For just as a body without a spirit is dead, so also … Continue reading

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09-04-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 4, 2019 After healing illnesses and expelling demons, Jesus said to them, “To the other towns also I must proclaim the good news of the Kingdom of God, because for this purpose I have been sent.”  Lk_4:38-44 The Kingdom … Continue reading

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07-19-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 19, 2019 The LORD said, “This is how you are to eat it (the Passover Lamb): with your loins girt, sandals on your feet and your staff in hand, you shall eat like those who are in flight.  It … Continue reading

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06-28-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 28, 2019 (Most Sacred Heart of Jesus) Brothers and sisters: The love of God has been poured out into our hearts through the Holy Spirit that has been given to us. For Christ, while we were still helpless, died … Continue reading

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05-28-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 28, 2019 Jesus said to his disciples: “Now I am going to the one who sent me, and not one of you asks me, ‘Where are you going?’ But because I told you this, grief has filled your hearts. … Continue reading

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03-10-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 10, 2019 (1st Sunday of Lent, C) Moses spoke to the people, saying: Our forefathers became a nation great, strong, and numerous.  When the Egyptians maltreated and oppressed us, imposing hard labor upon us, we cried to the LORD, … Continue reading

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03-05-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 5, 2019 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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02-20-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 20, 2019 After Noah had landed his ark upon the dry land, he built an altar to God and offered sacrifices.   The LORD said to himself: “Never again will I doom the earth because of man since the desires … Continue reading

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01-23-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 23, 2019 (St. Vincent, Deacon and Martyr) Melchizedek, king of Salem and priest of God Most High, met Abraham as he returned from his defeat of the kings and blessed him.  And Abraham apportioned to him a tenth of … Continue reading

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01-15-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 15, 2019 For it was fitting that he, (God) for whom and through whom all things exist, in bringing many children to glory, should make the leader to their salvation (Jesus) perfect through suffering. He who consecrates (Jesus) and … Continue reading

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12-14-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

December 14, 2018 (St. John of the Cross, Priest and Doctor of the Church) Jesus said to the crowds: “To what shall I compare this generation?  It is like children who sit in marketplaces and call to one another, ‘We … Continue reading

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11-24-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 24, 2018 (Saint Andrew Dung-Lac, Priest, and (117) Companions, Martyrs) Jesus said to them, “The children of this age marry and remarry; but those who are deemed worthy to attain to the coming age and to the resurrection of … Continue reading

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11-18-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 18, 2018 (33rd Sunday Ordinary Time, B) In those days, I Daniel, heard this word of the Lord: “At that time there shall arise Michael, the great prince, guardian of your people; it shall be a time unsurpassed in … Continue reading

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09-17-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 17, 2018 (St. Robert Bellarmine, Bishop and Doctor of the Church) St. Paul wrote, For I received from the Lord what I also handed on to you, that the Lord Jesus, on the night he was handed over, took … Continue reading

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