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10-29-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 29, 2019 “Blessed are you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth; you have revealed to little ones the mysteries of the Kingdom.”  Mt 11:25 Jesus said, “What is the Kingdom of God like?  To what can I compare it?  … Continue reading

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10-09-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 9, 2019 (St. Denis, Bishop and Companions, Martyrs) The disciples asked Jesus, “Lord, teach us to pray just as John taught his disciples.” He said to them, “When you pray, say: Father, hallowed be your name, your Kingdom come. … Continue reading

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07-06-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 6, 2019 (St. Maria Goretti, Virgin and Martyr) Jesus said, “People do not put new wine into old wineskins.  Otherwise the skins burst, the wine spills out, and the skins are ruined. Rather, they pour new wine into fresh … Continue reading

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03-29-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 29, 2019 Thus says the LORD: Return, O Israel, to the LORD, your God; you have collapsed through your guilt.  Take with you words, and return to the LORD; . . .   Let him who is wise understand these … Continue reading

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02-19-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 19, 2019 Jesus was warning his disciples to be very cautious of what the Pharisees were teaching (what they were “feeding” the people).  But alone and hungry, the disciples were thinking that they were being chastised for forgetting to … Continue reading

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12-03-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

December 3, 2018 (St. Francis Xavier, Priest) When Jesus entered Capernaum, a centurion approached him and appealed to him, saying, “Lord, my servant is lying at home paralyzed, suffering dreadfully.” He said to him, “I will come and cure him.”  … Continue reading

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10-07-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 7, 2018 (27th Sunday, Ordinary Time, B) So the LORD God cast a deep sleep on the man, and while he was asleep, he took out one of his ribs and closed up its place with flesh.  The LORD … Continue reading

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08-03-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 3, 2018 After preaching in His home town, Jesus found that His neighbors took offense at him.  But Jesus said to them, “A prophet is not without honor except in his native place and in his own house.”  Mt_13:54-5 … Continue reading

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06-25-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 25, 2018 Jesus said, “How can you say to your brother, ‘Let me remove that splinter from your eye,’ while the wooden beam is in your eye? You hypocrite, remove the wooden beam from your eye first; then you … Continue reading

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04-04-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

April 4, 2018 As the resurrected Jesus was conversing with a couple of His disciples, who, like Mary, didn’t recognize Him, He came to discover that after all that time they were together they still didn’t get it!  So He … Continue reading

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02-16-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 16, 2018 Fasting?  The Lord says: “This, rather, is the fasting that I wish: releasing those bound unjustly, untying the thongs of the yoke; Setting free the oppressed, breaking every yoke; Sharing your bread with the hungry, sheltering the … Continue reading

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02-03-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 3, 2018 (St. Blaise, Bishop and Martyr) David’s son Solomon declared, “O LORD, my God, you have made me, your servant, king to succeed my father David; but I am a mere youth, not knowing at all how to … Continue reading

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01-30-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 30, 2018 The king (David) asked the Cushite, “Is young Absalom safe?”  The Cushite replied, “May the enemies of my lord the king and all who rebel against you with evil intent be as that young man!”  The king … Continue reading

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01-24-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 24, 2018 (St. Francis de Sales, Bishop and Doctor of the Church) Jesus explained, “The sower sows the word.  There are the ones on the path where the word is sown.  As soon as they hear, Satan comes at … Continue reading

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11-23-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 23, 2016 (St. Clement, Pope and Martyr) Jesus said, “It will lead to your giving testimony.  Remember, you are not to prepare your defense beforehand, for I myself shall give you a wisdom in speaking that all your adversaries … Continue reading

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07-21-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 21, 2016 (St. Lawrence of Brindisi, OFM-Cap, Priest) Jesus quoted the Prophet Isaiah, saying, ‘Gross is the heart of this people, they will hardly hear with their ears, they have closed their eyes, lest they see with their eyes … Continue reading

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05-05-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 5, 2016 Jesus said to his disciples: “A little while and you will no longer see me, and again a little while later and you will see me.”  Jn_16:16-20 Riddles!  Jesus was trying, in 100 different ways, to get … Continue reading

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03-31-16 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 31, 2016 The resurrected Jesus said to His disciples, “These are my words that I spoke to you while I was still with you, that everything written about me in the law of Moses and in the prophets and … Continue reading

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09-19-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 19, 2015 Jesus said, “Knowledge of the mysteries of the Kingdom of God has been granted to you; but to the rest, they are made known through parables so that they may look but not see, and hear but … Continue reading

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07-24-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 24, 2015 Jesus said, “The seed sown on the path is the one who hears the word of the Kingdom without understanding it, and the Evil One comes and steals away what was sown in his heart. . . … Continue reading

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03-08-15 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 8, 2015 (Third Sunday of Lent, B) St. Paul wrote to the Church in Corinth, “Brothers and sisters: Jews demand signs and Greeks look for wisdom, but we proclaim Christ crucified, a stumbling block to Jews and foolishness to … Continue reading

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05-15-14 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

May 15, 2014 Jesus said, “Amen, amen, I say to you, no slave is greater than his master nor any messenger greater than the one who sent him.  If you understand this, blessed are you if you do it.”   Jn … Continue reading

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10-06-13 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

10-06-13 (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 planted in … Continue reading

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