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08-11-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 11, 2017 (St. Clare of Assisi, Virgin) Moses said to the Israelites, “This is why you must now know, and fix in your heart, that the LORD is God in the heavens above and on earth below, and that … Continue reading

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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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08-05-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 5, 2017 . . at a birthday celebration for Herod, the daughter of Herodias performed a dance before the guests and delighted Herod so much that he swore to give her whatever she might ask for.   Mt_14:1-12 We always … Continue reading

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07-26-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 26, 2017 (Ss. Joachim and Anne) Jesus spoke to them at length in parables, saying: “A sower went out to sow.  And as he sowed, some seed fell on the path, and birds came and ate it up. . … Continue reading

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07-25-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 25, 2017 (St. James (Greater), Apostle) Brothers and sisters: We hold this treasure in earthen vessels, that the surpassing power may be of God and not from us. We are afflicted in every way, but not constrained; perplexed, but … Continue reading

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07-24-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 24, 2017 Jesus said, “At the judgment, the men of Nineveh will arise with this generation and condemn it, because they repented at the preaching of Jonah; and there is something greater than Jonah here.  At the judgment the … 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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07-17-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 17, 2017 Pharaoh then commanded all his subjects, “Throw into the river every boy that is born to the Hebrews,”  Ex_1:8-14,22 They always talk about the light at the end of the tunnel, the blue skies beyond the cloudy … Continue reading

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07-11-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 11, 2017 (St. Benedict, Abbot) Jacob wrestled with “a man,” as he escaped the bondage of his kinfolk.  The man asked, “What is your name?” He answered, “Jacob.”  Then the man said, “You shall no longer be spoken of … Continue reading

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07-06-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 6, 2017 (St. Maria Goretti, Virgin and Martyr) God called, “Abraham!”  “Here I am,” he replied. Then God said: “Take your son Isaac, your only one, whom you love, and go to the land of Moriah.  There you shall … Continue reading

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06-16-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 16, 2017 Jesus said, “if your right hand causes you to sin, cut it off and throw it away. It is better for you to lose one of your members than to have your whole body go into Gehenna.”  … Continue reading

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06-15-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 15, 2017 Jesus said to his disciples: “I tell you, unless your righteousness surpasses that of the scribes and Pharisees, you will not enter into the Kingdom of heaven.”  Mt_5:20-26 Wow!  Was Jesus supporting the Pharisees?  Here we thought … Continue reading

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06-07-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 7, 2017 Grief-stricken in spirit, I, Tobit, groaned and wept aloud. . . . “So now (Lord), deal with me as you please, and command my life breath to be taken from me, that I may go from the … Continue reading

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06-02-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 2, 2017 (Ss. Marcellinus and Peter, Martyrs) Jesus asked Peter, the third time, “Simon, son of John, do you love me?”  Peter was distressed that he had said to him a third time, “Do you love me?” and he … Continue reading

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05-22-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 22, 2017 (St. Rita of Cascia) Jesus said to his disciples: “When the Advocate comes whom I will send you from the Father, the Spirit of truth who proceeds from the Father, he will testify to me.  And you … Continue reading

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05-17-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 17, 2017 Some who had come down from Judea were instructing the brothers, “Unless you are circumcised according to the Mosaic practice, you cannot be saved.”  Because there arose no little dissension and debate by Paul and Barnabas with … Continue reading

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05-07-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 7, 2017 (4th Sunday of Easter, A) Christ also suffered for you, leaving you an example that you should follow in his footsteps. ‘He committed no sin, and no deceit was found in his mouth.’  When he was insulted, … Continue reading

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04-26-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

April 26, 2017 God so loved the world that he gave his only-begotten Son, so that everyone who believes in him might not perish but might have eternal life. For God did not send his Son into the world to … Continue reading

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04-24-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

April 24, 2017 Jesus said to Nicodemus, “Amen, amen, I say to you, unless one is born of water and Spirit he cannot enter the Kingdom of God.” Jn_3:1-8 The water of life, the water of baptism, the water of … Continue reading

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04-11-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

April 11, 2017 Tuesday of Holy Week Jesus was deeply troubled and testified, “Amen, amen, I say to you, one of you will betray me.” . . . Peter asked Jesus, “Master, who is it?”  Jesus answered, “It is the … Continue reading

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04-09-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

April 9, 2017 (Palm Sunday of the Lord’s Passion) “This is Jesus the prophet, from Nazareth in Galilee.”  Mt_21:1-11 I have set my face like flint, knowing that I shall not be put to shame.   Is_50:4-7 . . at the … Continue reading

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04-02-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

April 2, 2017 (5th Sunday of Lent, A) Thus says the Lord GOD:  “I will put my spirit in you that you may live,”  Ez_37:12-14 God’s Life-giving Spirit, IN us, beloved! St. Paul wrote: If the Spirit of the one … Continue reading

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03-31-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 31, 2017 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, reproaches us for transgressions of the law and charges us with … Continue reading

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03-19-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 19, 2017 (3rd Sunday of Lent, A) St. Paul wrote, “hope does not disappoint, because the love of God has been poured out into our hearts through the Holy Spirit who has been given to us.”  Rom_5:1-2,5-8 God’s love … Continue reading

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03-17-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 17, 2017 (St. Patrick, Bishop) Jacob’s sons said to one another: “Here comes that master dreamer (Joseph)!  Come on, let us kill him and throw him into one of the cisterns here; we could say that a wild beast … Continue reading

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03-14-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 14, 2017 Come now, let us set things right, says the LORD: Though your sins be like scarlet, they may become white as snow; Though they be crimson red, they may become white as wool. If you are willing, … Continue reading

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03-12-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 12, 2017 (2nd Sunday of Lent A) Beloved: Bear your share of hardship for the gospel with the strength that comes from God.  He saved us and called us to a holy life, not according to our works but … Continue reading

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03-05-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 5, 2017 (First Sunday of Lent A) After Jesus’ fast in the desert for 40-days: The tempter approached (Jesus) and said to him, “If you are the Son of God, command that these stones become loaves of bread.” . … Continue reading

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02-27-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 27, 2017 As Jesus was setting out on a journey, a man ran up, knelt down before him, and asked him, “Good teacher, what must I do to inherit eternal life?” . . . Jesus said, “Go, sell what … Continue reading

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02-23-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 23, 2017 (St. Polycarp, Bishop and Martyr) Jesus said to his disciples: “Anyone who gives you a cup of water to drink because you belong to Christ, amen, I say to you, will surely not lose his reward. YET … Continue reading

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02-17-17 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 17, 2017 (The Seven Holy Founders of the Servite Order) The whole world spoke the same language, . . . They said to one another, . . .  “Come, let us build ourselves a city and a tower with … Continue reading

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