Tag Archives: Wisdom

06-23-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 23, 2020 Jesus said to his disciples: “Do not give what is holy to dogs, or throw your pearls before swine, lest they trample them underfoot, and turn and tear you to pieces.  “Do to others whatever you would … Continue reading

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06-12-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 12, 2020 Elijah hid his face in his cloak and went and stood at the entrance of the cave.  A voice said to him, “Elijah, why are you here?”  He replied, “I have been most zealous for the LORD, … Continue reading

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04-24-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

April 24, 2020 (Saint Fidelis of Sigmaringen, Priest and Martyr) The Pharisee, Gamaliel, in defense of not killing the Apostles outright, said to the Sanhedrin, “if this endeavor or this activity is of human origin, it will destroy itself. But … Continue reading

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04-15-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

April 15, 2020 Wednesday in the Octave of Easter After totally missing the fact that their conversation with a stranger was really with the risen Christ, the two disciples, probably embarrassed, said, “Were not our hearts burning within us while … Continue reading

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03-18-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

March 18, 2020 (St. Cyril of Jerusalem, Bishop and Doctor of the Church) Therefore, whoever breaks one of the least of these commandments and teaches others to do so will be called least in the Kingdom of heaven. But whoever … Continue reading

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02-17-20 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

February 17, 2020 Consider it all joy, my brothers and sisters, when you encounter various trials, for you know that the testing of your faith produces perseverance. And let perseverance be perfect, so that you may be perfect and complete, … Continue reading

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12-26-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

December 26, 2019 (St. Stephen, Deacon and Martyr) Jesus said to his disciples: “Beware of men, for they will hand you over to courts and scourge you in their synagogues, and you will be led before governors and kings for … Continue reading

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12-16-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

December 16, 2019 When Jesus had come into the temple area, the chief priests and the elders of the people approached him as he was teaching and said, “By what authority are you doing these things? And who gave you … Continue reading

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12-13-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

December 13, 2019 (St. Lucy, Virgin and Martyr) Jesus said,  “John came neither eating nor drinking, and they said, ‘He is possessed by a demon.’  The Son of Man came eating and drinking and they said, ‘Look, he is a … Continue reading

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12-03-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

December 3, 2019 (St. Francis Xavier, Priest) Jesus rejoiced in the Holy Spirit and said, “I give you praise, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, for although you have hidden these things from the wise and the learned you have … Continue reading

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11-25-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 25, 2019 (St. Catherine of Alexandria, Virgin and Martyr) Daniel was resolved not to defile himself with the king’s food or wine. . . . Daniel said to the steward whom the chief chamberlain had put in charge of … Continue reading

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11-15-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 15, 2019 (St. Albert the Great, Bishop and Doctor of the Church) All men were by nature foolish who were in ignorance of God, and who from the good things seen did not succeed in knowing him who is, … Continue reading

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11-14-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

November 14, 2019 In Wisdom is a spirit intelligent, holy, unique, manifold, subtle, agile, clear, unstained, certain, not baneful, loving the good, keen, unhampered, beneficent, kindly, firm, secure, tranquil, all-powerful, all-seeing…  Wis_7:22b–8:1 Words just cannot describe the indescribable perfection! THAT’s … Continue reading

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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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09-18-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 18, 2019 Jesus said, “.. wisdom is vindicated by all her children.”  Lk_7:31-35 In other words, beloved, by our words AND our actions, we are recognized as either wise or foolish.  When we allow the Holy Spirit to lead … Continue reading

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09-01-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 1, 2019 (22nd Sunday Ordinary Time C) My child, conduct your affairs with humility, and you will be loved more than a giver of gifts. Humble yourself the more, the greater you are, and you will find favor with … Continue reading

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07-17-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 17, 2019 (St. Francis Solano, OFM, Priest) At that time Jesus exclaimed: “I give praise to you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, for although you have hidden these things from the wise and the learned you have revealed … Continue reading

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06-02-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

June 2, 2019 (The Ascension of the Lord – transferred from Thursday) Jesus said, “behold I am sending the promise of my Father upon you; but stay in the city until you are clothed with power from on high.”  Then … 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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01-17-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 17, 2019 (St. Anthony, Abbot) Jesus remained outside in deserted places, and people kept coming to him from everywhere. Mk_1:40-45 The Spirit of the Lord will draw them in, even when we may prefer solitude.  Jesus Himself prayed often, as … Continue reading

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01-10-19 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

January 10, 2019 Jesus returned to Galilee in the power of the Spirit, . . . He stood up to read and was handed a scroll of the prophet Isaiah. He unrolled the scroll and found the passage where it … Continue reading

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12-17-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

December 17, 2018 O Wisdom of our God Most High, guiding creation with power and love: come to teach us the path of knowledge! R. Alleluia, alleluia. O come, O come Emmanuel . . . O-nly 8-more days, beloved! Wisdom! … Continue reading

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10-30-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 30, 2018 Jesus said, “What is the Kingdom of God like?  To what can I compare it?  It is like a mustard seed that a man took and planted in the garden.  When it was fully grown, it became … Continue reading

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10-14-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 14, 2018 (28th Sunday Ordinary Time, B) “I prayed, and prudence was given me; I pleaded, and the spirit of wisdom came to me.  I preferred her to scepter and throne, and deemed riches nothing in comparison with her … Continue reading

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10-05-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

October 5, 2018 (Bl. Francis Xavier Seelos, Priest, Redemptorist) The LORD addressed Job out of the storm and said:  Have you ever in your lifetime commanded the morning and shown the dawn its place . . . Have you entered … Continue reading

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09-23-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 23, 2018 (25th Sunday Ordinary Time, B) Beloved: Where jealousy and selfish ambition exist, there is disorder and every foul practice.  But the wisdom from above is first of all pure, then peaceable, gentle, compliant, full of mercy and … Continue reading

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09-04-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

September 4, 2018 Brothers and sisters: The Spirit scrutinizes everything, even the depths of God.  Among men, who knows what pertains to the man except his spirit that is within?  Similarly, no one knows what pertains to God except the … Continue reading

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08-31-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 31, 2018 “the world did not come to know God through wisdom, it was the will of God through the foolishness of the proclamation to save those who have faith.”  For . . . The message of the cross … Continue reading

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08-14-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

August 14, 2018 (Saint Maximilian Kolbe, Priest and Martyr) The disciples approached Jesus and said, “Who is the greatest in the Kingdom of heaven?”  He called a child over, placed it in their midst, and said, “Amen, I say to … 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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07-18-18 Catholic Daily Mass Quotes

July 18, 2018 (St. Camillus de Lellis, Priest) Jesus exclaimed: “I give praise to you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, for although you have hidden these things from the wise and the learned you have revealed them to the … Continue reading

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