Weekly HomilyArchives

Monday, September 15, 2014
“The landowner said to the workers, ‘Am I not allowed to do what I choose with my own money? Or are you envious because I am generous?’” (Matthew 20:15)

Monday, September 08, 2014
“Jesus said, ‘God did not send the Son into the world to condemn the world, but in order that the world might be saved through him.’” (John 3:17)

Monday, September 01, 2014
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘Where two or three are gathered in my name, there am I in the midst of them.’” (Matthew 18:20)

Monday, August 25, 2014
“Jesus told his disciples, ‘If any want to become my followers, let them deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me. For those who want to save their life will lose it, and those who lose their life for my sake will find it.’” (Matthew 16:24-25)

Monday, August 18, 2014
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘Who do you say that I am?’” (Matthew 16:15)

Monday, August 11, 2014
“His disciples came and urged Jesus, saying, ‘Send her away, for she keeps shouting after us.’ He answered, ‘I was sent only to the lost sheep of the house of Israel.’ But she came and knelt before him, saying, ‘Lord, help me.’” (Matthew 15:23-25)

Monday, August 04, 2014
“Peter said, ‘Lord, if it is you, command me to come to you on the water.’ Jesus said, ‘Come.’ So Peter got out of the boat, started walking on the water, and came towards Jesus. But when he noticed the strong wind, he became frightened, and beginning to sink, he cried out, ‘Lord, save me!’” (Matthew 14:28-30)

Monday, July 28, 2014
“The disciples came to Jesus and said, ‘Send the crowds away so that they may go into the villages and buy food for themselves.’ Jesus said to them, ‘They need not go away; you give them something to eat.’ They replied, ‘We have nothing here but five loaves and two fish.’” (Matthew 14:15-17)

Monday, July 21, 2014
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘The kingdom of heaven is like treasure hidden in a field, which someone found and hid; then in his joy he goes and sells all that he has and buys that field.’” (Matthew 13:44)

Monday, July 14, 2014
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘The kingdom of heaven may be compared to someone who sowed good seed in his field; but while everybody was asleep, an enemy came and sowed weeds among the wheat.’” (Matthew 13:24-25)

Monday, July 07, 2014
“A sower went out to sow, and as he sowed, some seeds fell on the path; other seeds fell on rocky ground; some seeds fell among thorns; other seeds fell on good soil.” (Matthew 13:3-5, 7-8)

Monday, June 30, 2014
“Jesus said, ‘I thank you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because you have hidden these things from the wise and the intelligent and have revealed them to little ones.’” (Matthew 11:25)

Monday, June 23, 2014
“Jesus said, ‘I tell you, you are Peter, and on this rock I will build my church, and the gates of the netherworld will not prevail against it.’” (Matthew 16:18)

Monday, June 16, 2014
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘I am the living bread that came down from heaven. Those who eat my flesh and drink my blood have eternal life, and I will raise them up on the last day.’” (John 6:51, 54)

Monday, June 09, 2014
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘God so loved the world that he gave his only Son, so that everyone who believes in him may not perish but may have eternal life.’” (John 3:16)

Monday, June 02, 2014
“Jesus came and stood among them and said, ‘Peace be with you.’ After he said this, he showed them his hands and his side.” (John 20:19-20)

Monday, May 26, 2014
“Jesus prayed, ‘I have made your name known to those whom you gave me, for the words that you gave to me I have given to them. Holy Father, protect them in your name that you have given me, so that they may be one, as we are one.’” (John 17:6, 8, 11)

Monday, May 19, 2014
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘I will ask the Father, and he will give you another Advocate, to be with you for ever. This is the Spirit of truth. You know him, because he abides with you, and he will be in you.’” (John 14:16-17)

Monday, May 12, 2014
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘I go to prepare a place for you. And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again and will take you to myself, so that where I am, there you may be also.’” (John 14:2-3)

Monday, May 05, 2014
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘The shepherd calls his own sheep by name and leads them out. When he has brought out all his own, he goes ahead of them, and the sheep follow him because they know his voice.’” (John 10:3-4)

Monday, April 28, 2014
“Jesus himself came near and went with them, but their eyes were kept from recognizing him. Then their eyes were opened, and they recognized him. They said to each other, ‘Were not our hearts burning within us while he was talking to us on the road?’” (Luke 24:15-16, 31-32)

Monday, April 21, 2014
“Thomas said, ‘Unless I see the mark of the nails in his hands, and put my finger in the mark of the nails and my hand in his side, I will not believe.’ Then Jesus said to Thomas, ‘Put your finger here and see my hands. Reach out your hand and put it in my side. Do not doubt but believe.’” (John 20:25, 27)

Monday, April 14, 2014
“Early on the first day of the week, while it was still dark, Mary Magdalene came to the tomb and saw that the stone had been removed from the tomb.” (John 20:1)

Monday, April 07, 2014
“As they went out, they came upon a man from Cyrene named Simon; they compelled this man to carry his cross.” (Matthew 27:32)

Monday, March 31, 2014
“Jesus said to the disciples, ‘Let us go to Judea.’ When Jesus arrived, he found that Lazarus had already been in the tomb for four days. Some of them said, ‘Could not he who opened the eyes of the blind man have kept this man from dying?’” (John 11:7, 17, 37)

Monday, March 24, 2014
“Jesus saw a man blind from birth. He spat on the ground and made mud with the saliva and spread the mud on the man’s eyes, saying to him, ‘Go, wash in the pool of Siloam.’ Then he went and washed and came back able to see.” (John 9:1, 6-7)

Monday, March 17, 2014
“Jesus came to a Samaritan city called Sychar. Jacob’s well was there, and Jesus, tired out by his journey, was sitting by the well. A Samaritan woman came to draw water, and Jesus said to her, ‘Give me a drink.’” (John 4:5-7)

Monday, March 10, 2014
“Jesus took with him Peter and James and his brother John and led them up a high mountain, by themselves. And he was transfigured before them, and his face shone like the sun, and his clothes became dazzling white.” (Matthew 17:1-2)

Monday, March 03, 2014
“Jesus was led up by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil.” (Matthew 4:1)

Monday, February 24, 2014
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘Look at the birds of the air; they neither sow nor reap nor gather into barns, and yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not of more value than they? Consider the lilies of the field, how they grow; they neither toil nor spin, yet I tell you, even Solomon in all his glory was not clothed like one of these.’” (Matthew 6:26, 28)

Monday, February 17, 2014
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you, so that you may be children of your Father in heaven.’” (Matthew 5:44-45)

Monday, February 10, 2014
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘Unless your righteousness exceeds that of the scribes and Pharisees, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven.’” (Matthew 5:20)

Monday, February 03, 2014
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘You are the light of the world. No one after lighting a lamp puts it under the bushel basket, but on the lamp stand, and it gives light to all. In the same way, let your light shine before others.’” (Matthew 5:14-16)

Monday, January 27, 2014
“Simeon took the child Jesus in his arms and praised God, saying, ‘Master, now you are dismissing your servant in peace, according to your word; for my eyes have seen your salvation, which you have prepared in the presence of all peoples, a light for revelation to the Gentiles and for glory to your people Israel.’” (Luke 2:28-32)

Monday, January 20, 2014
“Jesus made his home in Capernaum by the lake, in the territory of Zebulun and Naphtali, so that what had been spoken through the prophet Isaiah might be fulfilled: ‘The people who sat in darkness have seen a great light, and for those who sat in the region and shadow of death light has dawned.’” (Matthew 4:13-14, 16)

Monday, January 13, 2014
“John the Baptist saw Jesus coming towards him and declared, ‘Here is the Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world!’” (John 1:29)

Monday, January 06, 2014
“When Jesus had been baptized, just as he came up from the water, a voice from heaven said, ‘This is my Son, the Beloved, with whom I am well pleased.’” (Matthew 3:16-17)

Monday, December 30, 2013
“Magi from the East came to Jerusalem, asking, ‘Where is the child who has been born king of the Jews? For we observed his star at its rising, and have come to pay him homage.’” (Matthew 2:1-2)

Monday, December 23, 2013
“An angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream and said, ‘Get up, take the child and his mother, and flee to Egypt, and remain there until I tell you; for Herod is about to search for the child, to destroy him.’ Then Joseph got up, took the child and his mother by night, and went to Egypt.” (Matthew 2:13-14)

Monday, December 16, 2013
“This is how the birth of Jesus Christ came about.” (Matthew 1:18)

Monday, December 09, 2013
“When John heard in prison what the Messiah was doing, he sent word by his disciples and said to him, ‘Are you the one who is to come, or are we to wait for another?’ Jesus answered them, ‘Go and tell John what you hear and see: the blind receive their sight, the lame walk, the lepers are cleansed, the deaf hear, the dead are raised, and the poor have good news brought to them.’” (Matthew 11:2-5)

Monday, December 02, 2013
“In those days John the Baptist appeared in the wilderness of Judea, proclaiming, ‘Repent, for the kingdom of heaven has come near.’ This is the one of whom the prophet Isaiah spoke when he said, ‘The voice of one crying out in the wilderness: Prepare the way of the Lord, make his paths straight.”’ (Matthew 3:1-3)

Monday, November 25, 2013
“Jesus said to his disciples: ‘As it was in the days of Noah, so it will be at the coming of the Son of Man. They did not know until the flood came and carried them away. So will it also be at the coming of the Son of Man Therefore, stay awake! For you do not know on which day your Lord will come.” (Matthew 24:37, 39, 42)

Monday, November 18, 2013
“The leaders sneered at Jesus, saying, ‘He saved others; let him save himself if he is the Messiah of God, his chosen one!’” (Luke 23:35)

Monday, November 11, 2013
“When some were speaking about the temple, how it was adorned with beautiful stones and gifts dedicated to God, Jesus said, ‘As for these things that you see, the days will come when not one stone will be left upon another; all will be thrown down. But not a hair of your head will perish. By your endurance you will gain your souls.’” (Luke 21:5-6, 18-19)

Monday, November 04, 2013
“Jesus said, ‘He is God not of the dead, but of the living; for to him all of them are alive.’” (Luke 20:38)

Monday, October 28, 2013
“Jesus said, ‘Zacchaeus, hurry and come down; for I must stay at your house today.’” (Luke 19:5)

Monday, October 21, 2013
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘All who exalt themselves will be humbled, but all who humble themselves will be exalted.’” (Luke 18:14)

Monday, October 14, 2013
“Jesus told his disciples a parable about the necessity for them to pray always without becoming weary.” (Luke 18:1)

Monday, October 07, 2013
“Jesus said to the leper, ‘Stand up and go; your faith has saved you.’” (Luke 17:19)

Monday, September 30, 2013
“The apostles said to the Lord, ‘Increase our faith!’ The Lord replied, ‘If you had faith the size of a mustard seed, you could say to this mulberry tree, Be uprooted and planted in the sea, and it would obey you.’” (Luke 17:5-6)

Monday, September 23, 2013
“There was a rich man who was dressed in purple and fine linen and who feasted sumptuously every day. And at his gate lay a poor man named Lazarus, covered with sores, who longed to satisfy his hunger with what fell from the rich man’s table.” (Luke 16:19-21)

Monday, September 16, 2013
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘No slave can serve two masters; for a slave will either hate the one and love the other, or be devoted to the one and despise the other. You cannot serve God and wealth.’” (Luke 16:13)

Monday, September 09, 2013
“All the tax-collectors and sinners were coming near to listen to Jesus. And the Pharisees and the scribes were grumbling and saying, ‘This fellow welcomes sinners and eats with them.’” (Luke 15:1-2)

Monday, September 02, 2013
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘Whoever comes to me and does not hate father and mother, wife and children, brothers and sisters, yes, and even life itself, cannot be my disciple. None of you can become my disciple if you do not give up all your possessions.’” (Luke 14:26, 33)

Monday, August 26, 2013
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘All who exalt themselves will be humbled, and those who humble themselves will be exalted.’” (Luke 14:11)

Monday, August 19, 2013
“Someone asked Jesus, ‘Lord, will only a few be saved?’ He said, ‘Strive to enter through the narrow door; for many, I tell you, will try to enter and will not be able. Indeed, some are last who will be first, and some are first who will be last.’” (Luke 13:23-24, 30)

Monday, August 12, 2013
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘Do you think that I have come to bring peace to the earth? No, I tell you, but rather division!’” (Luke 12:51)

Monday, August 05, 2013
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘You must be ready, for the Son of Man is coming at an unexpected hour.’” (Luke 12:40)

Monday, July 29, 2013
“Jesus said, ‘Take care! Be on your guard against all kinds of greed; for one’s life does not consist in the abundance of possessions.’” (Luke 12:15)

Monday, July 22, 2013
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘Ask, and it will be given to you; search, and you will find; knock, and the door will be opened for you. For everyone who asks receives, and everyone who searches finds, and for everyone who knocks, the door will be opened.’” (Luke 11:9-10)

Monday, July 15, 2013
“Martha was distracted by her many tasks; so she came to Jesus and asked, ‘Lord, do you not care that my sister has left me to do all the work by myself? Tell her then to help me.’ But the Lord answered her, ‘Martha, Martha, you are worried and distracted by many things.’” (Luke 10:40-41)

Monday, July 08, 2013
“You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your strength, and with all your mind; and your neighbor as yourself. Do this, and you will live.” (Luke 10:27-28)

Monday, July 01, 2013
“The Lord appointed seventy others and sent them on ahead of him in pairs to every town and place where he himself intended to go. He said to them, ‘The harvest is plentiful, but the laborers are few; therefore ask the Lord of the harvest to send out laborers into his harvest.’” (Luke 10:1-2)

Monday, June 24, 2013
“When the days drew near for Jesus to be taken up, he set his face to go to Jerusalem.” (Luke 9:51)

Monday, June 17, 2013
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘If any want to become my followers, let them deny themselves and take up their cross daily and follow me.’” (Luke 9:23)

Monday, June 10, 2013
“The Pharisee said to himself, ‘If this man were a prophet, he would have known who and what kind of woman this is who is touching him—that she is a sinner.’” (Luke 7:39)

Monday, June 03, 2013
“Jesus went to a town called Nain. As he approached, a man who had died was being carried out. He was his mother’s only son. When the Lord saw her, he had compassion for her and said, ‘Do not weep.’ Then he touched the bier and said, ‘Young man, I say to you, rise!’ The dead man sat up and began to speak, and Jesus gave him to his mother.” (Luke 7:11-15)

Monday, May 27, 2013
“Taking the five loaves and the two fish, Jesus looked up to heaven, and blessed and broke them, and gave them to the disciples to set before the crowd. And all ate and were filled. What was left over was gathered up, twelve baskets of broken pieces.” (Luke 9:16-17)

Monday, May 20, 2013
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘I still have many things to say to you, but you cannot bear them now.’” (John 16:12)

Monday, May 13, 2013
“Jesus said to the disciples, ‘Peace be with you. As the Father has sent me, so I send you.’ When he had said this, he breathed on them and said to them, ‘Receive the Holy Spirit.’” (John 20:21-22)

Monday, May 06, 2013
“Jesus prayed saying, ‘Heavenly Father, I ask that they may all be one. As you, Father, are in me and I am in you, may they also be in us.’” (John 17:21)

Monday, April 29, 2013
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled, and do not let them be afraid.’” (John 14:27)

Monday, April 22, 2013
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘I give you a new commandment, that you love one another. Just as I have loved you, you also should love one another. By this everyone will know that you are my disciples, if you have love for one another.’” (John 13:34-35)

Monday, April 15, 2013
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘My sheep hear my voice. I know them, and they follow me. I give them eternal life, and they will never perish.’” (John 10:27-28)

Monday, April 08, 2013
“Jesus showed himself again to the disciples by the Sea of Tiberias; and he showed himself in this way. Just after daybreak, Jesus stood on the beach; but the disciples did not know that it was Jesus. Jesus said to them, ‘Children, you have no fish, have you?’ They answered him, ‘No.’ He said to them, ‘Cast the net to the right side of the boat, and you will find some.’ So they cast it, and now they were not able to haul it in because there were so many fish.” (John 21:1, 4-6)

Monday, April 01, 2013
“When it was evening on that day, the first day of the week, and the doors of the house where the disciples had met were locked for fear of the Jews, Jesus came and stood among them and said, ‘Peace be with you.’” (John 20:19)

Monday, March 25, 2013
“Early on the first day of the week, while it was still dark, Mary Magdalene came to the tomb and saw that the stone had been removed from the tomb.” (John 20:1)

Monday, March 18, 2013
“It was now about noon, and darkness came over the whole land until three in the afternoon, while the sun’s light failed; and the curtain of the temple was torn in two. Then Jesus, crying with a loud voice, said, ‘Father, into your hands I commend my spirit.’” (Luke 23:44-46)

Monday, March 11, 2013
“Jesus bent down and wrote with his finger on the ground. When they kept on questioning him, he straightened up and said to them, ‘Let anyone among you who is without sin be the first to throw a stone at her.’” (John 8:6-7)

Monday, March 04, 2013
“We have to celebrate and rejoice, because this brother of yours was dead and has come to life; he was lost and has been found.” (Luke 15:32)

Monday, February 25, 2013
Jesus said, “A man had a fig tree planted in his vineyard; and he came looking for fruit on it and found none. So he said to the gardener, ‘See here! For three years I have come looking for fruit on this fig tree, and still I find none. Cut it down! Why should it be wasting the soil?’ He replied, ‘Sir, let it alone for one more year, until I dig round it and put manure on it. If it bears fruit next year, well and good; but if not, you can cut it down.’” (Luke 13:6-9)

Monday, February 18, 2013
“Jesus took with him Peter and John and James, and went up on the mountain to pray. And while he was praying, the appearance of his face changed, and his clothes became dazzling white. A cloud came and overshadowed them; and they were terrified as they entered the cloud. Then from the cloud came a voice that said, ‘This is my Son, my Chosen; listen to him!’” (Luke 9:28-29, 34-35)

Monday, February 11, 2013
“Filled with the Holy Spirit, Jesus was led by the Spirit into the desert for forty days, to be tempted by the devil.” (Luke 4:1-2)

Monday, February 04, 2013
“Jesus said to Simon, ‘Put out into the deep water and let down your nets for a catch.’ Simon answered, ‘Master, we have worked all night long but have caught nothing. Yet if you say so, I will let down the nets.’” (Luke 5:4-5)

Monday, January 28, 2013
“Jesus said, ‘Amen I say to you, no prophet is accepted in his own native place.’” (Luke 4:24)

Monday, January 21, 2013
“Jesus unrolled the scroll and found the place where it was written: ‘The Spirit of the Lord is upon me, because he has anointed me to bring good news to the poor. He has sent me to proclaim release to the captives and recovery of sight to the blind, to let the oppressed go free, to proclaim the year of the Lord’s favor.’” (Luke 4:17-19)

Monday, January 14, 2013
“When the steward tasted the water that had become wine, and did not know where it came from, he called the bridegroom and said to him, ‘Everyone serves the good wine first, and then the inferior wine after the guests have become drunk. But you have kept the good wine until now.’” (John 2:9-10)

Monday, January 07, 2013
“When Jesus had been baptized, the Holy Spirit descended upon him in bodily form like a dove. And a voice came from heaven, ‘You are my Son, the Beloved; with you I am well pleased.’” (Luke 3:21-22)

Monday, December 31, 2012
“After Jesus was born in Bethlehem of Judea, wise men from the East came to Jerusalem, asking, ‘Where is the child who has been born king of the Jews? For we observed his star at its rising, and have come to pay him homage.’” (Matthew 2:1-2)

Monday, December 24, 2012
“When the Passover festival was ended, the boy Jesus stayed behind in Jerusalem, but his parents did not know it. After three days they found him in the temple, sitting among the teachers, listening to them and asking them questions.” (Luke 2:43, 46)

Monday, December 17, 2012
“Elizabeth, filled with the Holy Spirit, cried out in a loud voice and said, ‘Blessed are you among women, and blessed is the fruit of your womb.’” (Luke 1:41-42)

Monday, December 10, 2012
“The crowds asked John the Baptist, ‘What should we do?’ Even tax-collectors asked him, ‘Teacher, what should we do?’ Soldiers also asked him, ‘And what is it we should do?’” (Luke 3:10, 12, 14)

Monday, December 03, 2012
“The word of God came to John the son of Zechariah in the desert. John went through the whole region of the Jordan, proclaiming a baptism of repentance for the forgiveness of sins.” (Luke 3:2-3)

Monday, November 26, 2012
“Jesus said to his disciples: ‘There will be signs in the sun, the moon, and the stars, and on earth nations will be in dismay. People will die in fright in anticipation of what is coming upon the world. But when these signs begin to appear, stand erect and raise your heads because your redemption is at hand.’” (Luke 21:25-26, 28)

Monday, November 19, 2012
“Pilate said to Jesus, ‘Are you the King of the Jews?’ Jesus answered, ‘My kingdom does not belong to this world.’” (John 18:33, 36)

Monday, November 12, 2012
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘In those days after that tribulation, the sun will be darkened, and the moon will not give its light, and the stars will be falling from the sky, and the powers in the heavens will be shaken. Then they will see the Son of Man coming in clouds with great power and glory.’” (Mark 13:24-26)

Monday, November 05, 2012
“Jesus said, ‘She, from her poverty, has contributed all she had, her whole livelihood.’” (Mark 12:44)

Monday, October 29, 2012
“One of the scribes came to Jesus and asked him, ‘Which is the first of all the commandments?’ Jesus replied, ‘The first is this: Hear, O Israel! The Lord our God is Lord alone! You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, with all your mind, and with all your strength. The second is this: You shall love your neighbor as yourself.’” (Mark 12:28-31)

Monday, October 22, 2012
“Jesus said to the blind man, ‘What do you want me to do for you?’ The man said to him, ‘Master, I want to see.’” (Mark 10: 51)

Monday, October 15, 2012
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘Whoever wishes to become great among you must be your servant, and whoever wishes to be first among you must be slave of all. For the Son of Man came not to be served but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many.’” (Mark 10:43-45)

Monday, October 08, 2012
“A man ran up and knelt before Jesus and asked him, ‘Good Teacher, what must I do to inherit eternal life?’ Jesus, looking at him, loved him and said, ‘You lack one thing.’” (Mark 10:17, 21)

Monday, October 01, 2012
“Jesus said, ‘The two shall become one flesh. Therefore what God has joined together, let no one separate.’” (Mark 10:8-9)

Monday, September 24, 2012
“At that time, John said to Jesus, ‘Teacher, we saw someone driving out demons in your name, and we tried to prevent him because he does not follow us.’ Jesus replied, ‘Do not prevent him. For whoever is not against us is for us.’” (Mark 9:38, 40)

Monday, September 17, 2012
“Jesus called the twelve and said to them, ‘Whoever wants to be first must be last of all and servant of all.’” (Mark 9:35)

Monday, September 10, 2012
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘If any want to become my followers, let them deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me. For those who want to save their life will lose it, and those who lose their life for my sake, and for the sake of the gospel, will save it.’” (Mark 8:34-35)

Monday, September 03, 2012
“They were exceedingly astonished and they said, ‘He has done all things well. He makes the deaf hear and the mute speak.’” (Mark 7:37)

Monday, August 27, 2012
“Jesus said to the Pharisees and the scribes ‘Well did Isaiah prophesy about you hypocrites, as it is written: This people honors me with their lips, but their hearts are far from me; in vain do they worship me, teaching as doctrines human precepts. You disregard God’s commandment but cling to human tradition.’” (Mark 7:6-8)

Monday, August 20, 2012
“The disciples said, ‘This teaching is difficult; who can accept it?’ But Jesus said, ‘Does this offend you? It is the spirit that gives life; the flesh is useless.’” (John 6:60-61)

Monday, August 13, 2012
“Jesus said, ‘I am the living bread that came down from heaven; whoever eats this bread will live forever; and the bread that I will give is my flesh for the life of the world.’” (John 6:51)

Monday, August 06, 2012
“The Jews began to complain about Jesus because he said, ‘I am the bread that came down from heaven.’ They were saying, ‘Is not this Jesus, the son of Joseph, whose father and mother we know?’” (John 6:41-42)

Monday, July 30, 2012
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘I am the bread of life; whoever comes to me will never hunger, and whoever believes in me will never thirst.’” (John 6:35)

Monday, July 23, 2012
“Jesus took the loaves, and when he had given thanks, he distributed them to those who were seated; so also the fish, as much as they wanted. When they were satisfied, he told his disciples, ‘Gather up the fragments left over, so that nothing may be lost.’ So they gathered them up, and from the fragments of the five barley loaves, left by those who had eaten, they filled twelve baskets.” (John 6:11-13)

Monday, July 16, 2012
“The apostles gathered around Jesus, and told him all that they had done and taught. He said to them, ‘Come away to a deserted place all by yourselves and rest a while.’” (Mark 6:30-31)

Monday, July 09, 2012
“Jesus called the twelve and began to send them out two by two, and gave them authority over the unclean spirits. So they went out and proclaimed that all should repent. They cast out many demons, and anointed with oil many who were sick and cured them.” (Mark 6:7, 12-13)

Monday, July 02, 2012
“Jesus said, ‘A prophet is not without honor except in his native place and among his own kin and in his own house.’” (Mark 6:4)

Monday, June 25, 2012
“Jairus fell at Jesus’ feet and pleaded earnestly with him, saying, ‘My daughter is at the point of death. Please, come lay your hands on her that she may get well and live.’” (Mark 5:22-23)

Monday, June 18, 2012
“People said, ‘What, then, will this child be?’ For surely the hand of the Lord was with him. The child grew and became strong in spirit, and he was in the desert until the day of his manifestation to Israel.” (Luke 1:66, 80)

Monday, June 11, 2012
“Jesus said, ‘This is how it is with the kingdom of God; it is as if a man were to scatter seed on the land and would sleep and rise night and day, and through it all the seed would sprout and grow, he knows not how. Of its own accord the land yields fruit, first the blade, then the ear, then the full grain in the ear.’” (Mark 4:26-28)

Monday, June 04, 2012
“Jesus took bread, said the blessing, broke it, gave it to his disciples, and said, ‘Take it; this is my body.’ Then he took a cup, gave thanks, and gave it to them, and all of them drank from it. He said to them, ‘This is my blood of the covenant, which will be shed for many.’” (Mark 14:22-24)

Monday, May 28, 2012
“Go, therefore, and make disciples of all nations, teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you. And behold, I am with you always, until the end of the age.” (Matthew 28:19-20)

Monday, May 21, 2012
“When it was evening on that day, the first day of the week, and the doors of the house where the disciples had met were locked for fear of the Jews, Jesus came and stood among them and said, ‘Peace be with you.’ Then he breathed on them and said, ‘Receive the Holy Spirit.’” (John 20:19, 22)

Monday, May 14, 2012
“Lifting up his eyes to heaven, Jesus prayed, ‘Holy Father, protect them in your name that you have given me, so that they may be one just as we are one.’” (John 17:11)

Monday, May 07, 2012
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘This is my commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you. No one has greater love than this, to lay down one’s life for one’s friends.’” (John 15:12-13)

Monday, April 30, 2012
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘I am the vine, you are the branches. Those who remain in me and I in them will bear much fruit.’” (John 15:5)

Monday, April 23, 2012
“Jesus said to the disciples, ‘I am the good shepherd, and I know mine and mine know me, and I will lay down my life for the sheep.’” (John 10: 14-15)

Monday, April 16, 2012
“Jesus said to the disciples, ‘Peace be with you.’ They were startled and terrified, and thought that they were seeing a ghost. He said to them, ‘Look at my hands and my feet; see that it is I myself. Touch me and see; for a ghost does not have flesh and bones as you see that I have.’” (Luke 24:36-37, 39)

Monday, April 09, 2012
“When it was evening on that day, the first day of the week, and the doors of the house where the disciples had met were locked for fear of the Jews, Jesus came and stood among them and said, ‘Peace be with you.’” (John 20:19)

Monday, April 02, 2012
“Early on the first day of the week, while it was still dark, Mary Magdalene came to the tomb and saw that the stone had been removed from the tomb.” (John 20:1)

Monday, March 26, 2012
“When it was noon, darkness came over the whole land until three in the afternoon. At three o’clock Jesus cried out with a loud voice, ‘Eloi, Eloi, lema sabachthani?’ which means, ‘My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?’” (Mark 15:33-34)

Monday, March 19, 2012
“Jesus, ‘Very truly, I tell you, unless a grain of wheat falls into the earth and dies, it remains just a single grain; but if it dies, it bears much fruit.’” (John 12:24)

Monday, March 12, 2012
“God so loved the world that he gave his only Son, so that everyone who believes in him may not perish but may have eternal life. Indeed, God did not send the Son into the world to condemn the world, but in order that the world might be saved through him.” (John 3:16-17)

Monday, March 05, 2012
“In the temple Jesus found people selling cattle, sheep, and doves, and the money-changers seated at their tables. Making a whip of cords, he drove all of them out of the temple. He told those who were selling the doves, ‘Take these things out of here! Stop making my Father’s house a marketplace!’” (John 2:14-16)

Monday, February 27, 2012
“Jesus took with him Peter and James and John, and led them up a high mountain apart, by themselves. Then a cloud overshadowed them, and from the cloud there came a voice, ‘This is my Son, the Beloved; listen to him!’” (Mark 9:2, 7)

Monday, February 20, 2012
“The Spirit drove Jesus out into the desert, and he remained in the desert for forty days, tempted by Satan.” (Mark 1:12-13)

Monday, February 13, 2012
“Some people brought to Jesus a paralyzed man. When Jesus saw their faith, he said to the paralytic, ‘Son, your sins are forgiven.’” (Mark 2:3, 5)

Monday, February 06, 2012
“A leper came to Jesus begging him, ‘If you wish, you can make me clean.’ Moved with pity, Jesus stretched out his hand, touched him, and said to him, ‘I do will it. Be made clean.’” (Mark 1:40-41)

Monday, January 30, 2012
“Simon’s mother-in-law was in bed with a fever, and the disciples told Jesus about her at once. Jesus came and took her by the hand and lifted her up. Then the fever left her, and she began to serve them.” (Mark 1:30-31)

Monday, January 23, 2012
“A man with an unclean spirit cried out, ‘What have you to do with us, Jesus of Nazareth? Have you come to destroy us? I know who you are, the Holy One of God.’ Jesus rebuked him, saying, ‘Be silent, and come out of him!’ And the unclean spirit came out of him.” (Mark 1:24-26)

Monday, January 16, 2012
“As Jesus passed by the Sea of Galilee, he saw Simon and his brother Andrew casting their nets into the sea. Jesus said to them, ‘Come after me and I will make you fishers of people.’ Then they abandoned their nets and followed him.” (Mark 1:16-18)

Monday, January 09, 2012
“John was standing with two of his disciples, and as he watched Jesus walk by, he exclaimed, ‘Look, here is the Lamb of God!’ The disciples said to Jesus, ‘Rabbi, where are you staying?’ He said to them, ‘Come and see.’” (John 1:35-36, 38-39)

Monday, January 02, 2012
“Magi from the East arrived in Jerusalem, saying, ‘Where is the newborn king of the Jews? We saw his star at its rising and have come to do him homage.’” (Matthew 2:1-2)

Monday, December 26, 2011
“The shepherds made known the message that had been told them about this child. All who heard it were amazed. And Mary kept all these things, reflecting on them in her heart.” (Luke 2:17-19)

Monday, December 19, 2011
“The angel said, ‘Behold, I proclaim to you news of great joy that will be for all the people. For today in the city of David a savior has been born for you who is Christ and Lord.’” (Luke 2:10-11)

Monday, December 12, 2011
“The Angel Gabriel came to Mary and said, ‘Hail, full of grace! The Lord is with you. Behold, you will conceive in your womb and bear a son, and you shall name him Jesus.’” (Luke 1:28, 31)

Monday, December 05, 2011
“A man named John was sent from God. He came for testimony, to testify to the light, so that all might believe through him. He was not the light, but came to testify to the light.” (John 1:6-8)

Monday, November 28, 2011
“Behold, I am sending my messenger ahead of you; he will prepare your way. A voice of one crying out in the desert: ‘Prepare the way of the Lord, make straight his paths.’” (Mark 1:2-3)

Monday, November 21, 2011
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘Watch, therefore; for you do not know when the Lord of the house is coming, whether in the evening, or at midnight, or at cockcrow, or in the morning.’” (Mark 13:35)

Monday, November 14, 2011
“Truly I tell you, just as you did it to one of the least of mine, you did it to me, and what you did not do for one of these least ones, you did not do for me.” (Matthew 25:40, 45)

Monday, November 07, 2011
“‘Master, you handed over to me five talents; see, I have made five more talents.’ His master said to him, ‘Well done, good and trustworthy servant; enter into the joy of your master.’”(Matthew 25:20-21)

Monday, October 31, 2011
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘Keep awake therefore, for you know neither the day nor the hour.’” (Matthew 25:13)

Monday, October 24, 2011
“Jesus said, ‘The greatest among you will be your servant. All who exalt themselves will be humbled, and all who humble themselves will be exalted.’” (Matthew 23:11-12)

Monday, October 17, 2011
“Jesus said, ‘You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind. This is the greatest and first commandment. And a second is like it: You shall love your neighbor as yourself.’” (Matthew 22:37-39)

Tuesday, October 11, 2011
“The Pharisees went off and plotted how they might entrap Jesus when he said to them, ‘Repay to Caesar what belongs to Caesar, and to God what belongs to God.’” (Matthew 22:15, 21)

Monday, October 03, 2011
“Jesus said, ‘The kingdom of heaven may be compared to a king who gave a wedding banquet for his son. He sent his slaves to call those who had been invited to the wedding banquet, but they would not come.’” (Matthew 22:2-3)

Monday, September 26, 2011
“Jesus said to the chief priests and elders of the people, ‘The kingdom of God will be taken away from you and given to a people that produces the fruits of the kingdom.’” (Matthew 21:43)

Monday, September 19, 2011
“Jesus said to the chief priests and elders of the people, ‘Tax collectors and prostitutes are entering the kingdom of God before you.’” (Matthew 21:31)

Monday, September 12, 2011
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘The last will be first, and the first will be last.’” (Matthew 20:16)

Tuesday, September 06, 2011
“Peter approached Jesus and said to him, ‘Lord, if my brother sins against me, how often must I forgive? As many as seven times?’ Jesus answered, ‘I say to you, not seven times but seventy-seven times.’” (Matthew 18:21-22)

Monday, August 29, 2011
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘For where two or three are gathered in my name, I am there among them.’” (Matthew 18:20)

Monday, August 22, 2011
“Jesus told his disciples, ‘If any want to become my followers, let them deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me. For those who want to save their life will lose it, and those who lose their life for my sake will find it.’” (Matthew 16:24-25)

Monday, August 15, 2011
“Jesus said, ‘You are Peter, and on this rock I will build my church, and the gates of the netherworld will not prevail against it.’” (Matthew 16:18)

Monday, August 08, 2011
“A Canaanite woman came out and started shouting, ‘Have mercy on me, Lord, Son of David; my daughter is tormented by a demon.’ Jesus answered her, ‘Woman, great is your faith! Let it be done for you as you wish.’ And her daughter was healed instantly.” (Matthew 15:22, 28)

Monday, August 01, 2011
“Peter said, ‘Lord, if it is you, command me to come to you on the water.’ Jesus said, ‘Come.’ So Peter got out of the boat, started walking on the water, and came towards Jesus. But when Peter noticed the strong wind, he became frightened, and beginning to sink, he cried out, ‘Lord, save me!’” (Matthew 28-30)

Monday, July 25, 2011
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘They need not go away; you give them something to eat.’ They replied, ‘We have nothing here but five loaves and two fish.’” (Matthew 14:16-17)

Monday, July 18, 2011
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘The kingdom of heaven is like treasure hidden in a field; like a merchant in search of fine pearls; like a net that was thrown into the sea.’” (Matthew 13:44, 45, 47)

Monday, July 11, 2011
“Let the weeds and the wheat grow together until the harvest; and at harvest time I will tell the reapers, ‘Collect the weeds first and bind them in bundles to be burned, but gather the wheat into my barn.”’ (Matthew 13:30)

Tuesday, July 05, 2011
“Other seeds fell on good soil and brought forth grain, some a hundredfold, some sixty, some thirty.” (Matthew 13:8)

Monday, June 27, 2011
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘Come to me, all you that are weary and are carrying heavy burdens, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me; for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy, and my burden is light.’” (Matthew 11:28-30)

Monday, June 20, 2011
The Body and Blood of the Lord

Monday, June 13, 2011
“God so loved the world that he gave his only Son, so that everyone who believes in him may not perish but may have eternal life.” (John 3:16)

Monday, June 06, 2011
“When it was evening on that day, the first day of the week, and the doors of the house where the disciples had met were locked for fear of the Jews, Jesus came and stood among them and said, ‘Peace be with you. As the Father has sent me, so I send you.’” (John 20:19, 21)

Tuesday, May 31, 2011
“Jesus said, ‘Father, I glorified you on earth by finishing the work that you gave me to do. I have made your name known to those whom you gave me from the world.’” (John 17:4, 6)

Monday, May 23, 2011
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘I will not leave you orphaned; I am coming to you. In a little while the world will no longer see me, but you will see me; because I live, you also will live.’” (John 14:18-19)

Monday, May 16, 2011
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘I go to prepare a place for you. And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again and will take you to myself, so that where I am, there you may be also.’” (John 14:2-3)

Monday, May 09, 2011
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘I call my own sheep by name and lead them out. When I have brought out all my own, I go ahead of them, and the sheep follow me because they know my voice.’” (John 10:3-4)

Monday, May 02, 2011
“They told what had happened on the road, and how he had been made known to them in the breaking of the bread.” (Luke 24:35)

Friday, April 22, 2011
“Jesus did many other signs in the presence of his disciples, which are not written in this book. But these are written so that you may come to believe that Jesus is the Messiah, the Son of God, and that through believing you may have life in his name.” (John 20:30-31)

Friday, April 15, 2011
“Early on the first day of the week, while it was still dark, Mary Magdalene came to the tomb and saw that the stone had been removed from the tomb.” (John 20:1)

Friday, April 08, 2011
“One of the twelve, who was called Judas Iscariot, went to the chief priests and said, ‘What will you give me if I betray him to you?’ They paid him thirty pieces of silver. And from that moment he began to look for an opportunity to betray him.” (Matthew 26:14-16)

Friday, April 01, 2011
“Jesus cried with a loud voice, ‘Lazarus, come out!’ The dead man came out, his hands and feet bound with strips of cloth, and his face wrapped in a cloth. Jesus said to them, ‘Unbind him, and let him go.’” (John 11:43-44)

Friday, March 25, 2011
“Some of the Pharisees said, ‘This man is not from God, because he does not keep the Sabbath.’ But others said, ‘How can a sinful man do such signs?’ And there was division among them.” (John 9:16)

Friday, March 18, 2011
“Jesus said to the woman, ‘Those who drink of the water that I will give them will never be thirsty. The water that I will give will become in them a spring of water gushing up to eternal life.’” (John 4:14)

Friday, March 11, 2011
“Jesus took with him Peter and James and his brother John and led them up a high mountain. And he was transfigured before them, and his face shone like the sun, and his clothes became dazzling white. A bright cloud overshadowed them, and from the cloud a voice said, ‘This is my Son, the Beloved; with him I am well pleased; listen to him!’” (Matthew 17:1-2, 5)

Friday, March 04, 2011
“Jesus was led up by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil. He fasted for forty days and forty nights, and afterwards he was famished. (Matthew 4:1-2)

Friday, February 25, 2011
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘Not everyone who says to me, Lord, Lord, will enter the kingdom of heaven, but only the one who does the will of my Father in heaven.’” (Matthew 7:21)

Friday, February 18, 2011
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘Look at the birds of the air; they neither sow nor reap nor gather into barns, and yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Consider the lilies of the field, how they grow; they neither toil nor spin, yet I tell you, even Solomon in all his glory was not clothed like one of these.’” (Matthew 6:26, 28-29)

Friday, February 11, 2011
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘Be perfect, therefore, as your heavenly Father is perfect.’” (Matthew 5:48)

Friday, February 04, 2011
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘I tell you, unless your righteousness exceeds that of the scribes and Pharisees, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven.’” (Matthew 5:20)

Friday, January 28, 2011
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘You are the light of the world. A city built on a hill cannot be hidden. Let your light shine before others, so that they may see your good works and give glory to your Father in heaven.’” (Matthew 5:14, 16)

Friday, January 21, 2011
“Jesus said, ‘Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.’” (Matthew 5:3)

Friday, January 14, 2011
“The people who sit in darkness have seen a great light, and on those dwelling in a land overshadowed by death light has arisen.” (Matthew 4:16)

Friday, January 07, 2011
“John the Baptist saw Jesus coming towards him and declared, ‘Here is the Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world!’” (John 1:29)

Friday, December 31, 2010
“When Jesus had been baptized, just as he came up from the water, suddenly the heavens were opened to him and he saw the Spirit of God descending like a dove and alighting on him. And a voice from heaven said, ‘This is my Son, the Beloved, with whom I am well pleased.’” (Matthew 3:16-17)

Friday, December 24, 2010
“Magi from the east arrived in Jerusalem, saying, ‘Where is the newborn king of the Jews? We saw his star at its rising and have come to do him homage.’” (Matthew 2:1-2)

Friday, December 17, 2010
“An angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream and said, ‘Get up, take the child and his mother, and flee to Egypt, and remain there until I tell you; for Herod is about to search for the child, to destroy him.’ Then Joseph got up, took the child and his mother by night, and went to Egypt.” (Matthew 2:13-14)

Friday, December 10, 2010
“All this took place to fulfill what had been spoken by the Lord through the prophet: ‘Look, the virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and they shall name him Emmanuel,’ which means, God is with us.” (Matthew 1:22-23)

Friday, December 03, 2010
“When John heard what the Messiah was doing, John said to him, ‘Are you the one who is to come, or are we to wait for another?’” (Matthew 11:2-3)

Friday, November 26, 2010
“John the Baptist appeared in the wilderness of Judea, proclaiming, ‘Repent, for the kingdom of heaven has come near.’ But when he saw many Pharisees and Sadducees coming for baptism, he said to them, ‘You brood of vipers! Bear fruit worthy of repentance.’” (Matthew 3:1-2, 7-8)

Friday, November 19, 2010
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘Keep awake therefore, for you do not know on what day your Lord is coming.’” (Matthew 27:42)

Friday, November 12, 2010
“One of the criminals said, ‘Jesus, remember me when you come into your kingdom.’ Jesus replied, ‘Truly I tell you, today you will be with me in Paradise.’” (Luke 23:42-43)

Friday, November 05, 2010
“When some were speaking about the temple, how it was adorned with beautiful stones and gifts dedicated to God, Jesus said, ‘As for these things that you see, the days will come when not one stone will be left upon another; all will be thrown down.’” (Luke 21:5-6)

Friday, October 29, 2010
“Jesus said, ‘Those who belong to this age marry and are given in marriage; but those who are considered worthy of a place in that age and in the resurrection from the dead neither marry nor are given in marriage.’” (Luke 20:34-35)

Friday, October 22, 2010
“Jesus looked up and said to Zacchaeus, ‘Hurry and come down; for I must stay at your house today. For the Son of Man came to seek out and to save the lost.’” (Luke 19:5, 10)

Friday, October 15, 2010
“Jesus said, ‘All who exalt themselves will be humbled, but all who humble themselves will be exalted.’” (Luke 18:14)

Friday, October 08, 2010
“Jesus told his disciples a parable about the necessity for them to pray always and not to lose heart.” (Luke 18:1)

Friday, October 01, 2010
“When Jesus saw the ten lepers, he said to them, ‘Go and show yourselves to the priests.’ And as they went, they were made clean. Then one of them, when he saw that he was healed, turned back, praising God with a loud voice.” (Luke 17:14-15)

Friday, September 24, 2010
“The apostles said to the Lord, ‘Increase our faith!’” (Luke 17:5)

Friday, September 17, 2010
“There was a rich man who was dressed in purple and fine linen and who feasted sumptuously every day. And at his gate lay a poor man named Lazarus, covered with sores.” (Luke 16:19-20)

Friday, September 10, 2010
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘No slave can serve two masters; for a slave will either hate the one and love the other, or be devoted to the one and despise the other. You cannot serve God and wealth.’” (Luke 16:13)

Friday, September 03, 2010
“Jesus said, ‘Which one of you, having a hundred sheep and losing one of them, does not leave the ninety-nine in the wilderness and go after the one that is lost until he finds it?’” (Luke 15:4)

Friday, August 27, 2010
"Jesus said, 'Whoever comes to me and does not hate father and mother, wife and children, brothers and sisters, yes, and even life itself, cannot be my disciple.'" (Luke 14:26)

Friday, August 20, 2010
"Jesus said, 'All who exalt themselves will be humbled, and those who humble themselves will be exalted.'" (Luke 14:11)

Friday, August 13, 2010
"Jesus said, 'Strive to enter through the narrow door; for many, I tell you, will try to enter and will not be able.'" (Luke 13:24)

Tuesday, August 10, 2010
"Mary said, 'The Almighty has done great things for me and holy is his name. He has filled the hungry with good things.'" (Luke 1:49, 53)

Tuesday, August 03, 2010
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘Gird your loins and light your lamps and be like servants who await their master’s return from a wedding, ready to open immediately when he comes and knocks.’” (Luke 12:35-36)

Tuesday, July 27, 2010
“Jesus said, ‘Take care! Be on your guard against all kinds of greed; for one’s life does not consist in the abundance of possessions.’” (Luke 12:15)

Tuesday, July 20, 2010
“Jesus said, ‘Ask, and it will be given to you; search, and you will find; knock, and the door will be opened for you. For everyone who asks receives, and everyone who searches finds, and for everyone who knocks, the door will be opened.’” (Luke 11:9-10)

Tuesday, July 13, 2010
“Martha was distracted by her many tasks; so she came to Jesus and asked, ‘Lord, do you not care that my sister has left me to do all the work by myself? Tell her then to help me.’” (Luke 10:40)

Friday, July 09, 2010
“A lawyer stood up to test Jesus. ‘Teacher,’ he said, ‘what must I do to inherit eternal life?’ Jesus answered, ‘You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your strength, and with all your mind; and your neighbor as yourself.’ (Luke 10:25, 27)

Friday, June 25, 2010
“Jesus said, ‘The harvest is plentiful, but the laborers are few; therefore ask the Lord of the harvest to send out laborers into his harvest.’” (Luke 10:2)

Tuesday, June 22, 2010
“When the days for Jesus’ being taken up were fulfilled, he resolutely determined to journey to Jerusalem.” (Luke 9:51)

Tuesday, June 15, 2010
“Once when Jesus was praying alone, with only the disciples near him, he asked them, ‘Who do the crowds say that I am?’ Then he said to the disciples, ‘Who do you say that I am?’”(Luke 9:18, 20)

Tuesday, June 08, 2010
“Jesus said, ‘I tell you, her sins, which were many, have been forgiven; hence she has shown great love.’” (Luke 7:47)

Tuesday, June 01, 2010
“Taking the five loaves and the two fish, Jesus looked up to heaven, and blessed and broke them, and gave them to the disciples to set before the crowd. And all ate and were filled.” (Luke 9:16-17)

Friday, May 21, 2010
“Jesus said, ‘I still have many things to say to you, but you cannot bear them now. When the Spirit of truth comes, he will declare to you the things that are to come.’” (John 16:12-13)

Friday, May 14, 2010
“Jesus said, ‘As the Father has sent me, so I send you.’ When he had said this, he breathed on them and said to them, ‘Receive the Holy Spirit.’” (John 20:21-22)

Friday, May 07, 2010
“Jesus prayed, ‘The glory that you have given me I have given them, so that they may be one, as we are one.’” (John 17:22)

Friday, April 30, 2010
“Jesus said, ‘Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. Do not let your hearts be troubled, and do not let them be afraid.’” (John 14:27)

Friday, April 23, 2010
“Jesus said, ‘Little children, I am with you only a little longer.’” (John 13:33)

Friday, April 16, 2010
“Jesus said, ‘My sheep hear my voice. I know them, and they follow me. I give them eternal life, and they will never perish.’” (John 10:27-28)

Friday, April 09, 2010
“Jesus came and took the bread and gave it to them, and did the same with the fish. This was now the third time that Jesus appeared to the disciples after he was raised from the dead.” (John 21:13-14)

Friday, April 02, 2010
“The disciples told Thomas, ‘We have seen the Lord.’ But he said to them, ‘Unless I see the mark of the nails in his hands, and put my finger in the mark of the nails and my hand in his side, I will not believe.’” (John 20:25)

Friday, March 26, 2010
“Early on the first day of the week, while it was still dark, Mary Magdalene came to the tomb and saw that the stone had been removed from the tomb.” (John 20:1)

Friday, March 19, 2010
“It was now about noon, and darkness came over the whole land until three in the afternoon, while the sun’s light failed; and the curtain of the temple was torn in two. Then Jesus, crying with a loud voice, said, ‘Father, into your hands I commend my spirit.’ Having said this, he breathed his last.” (Luke 23:44-46)

Friday, March 05, 2010
“Tax-collectors and sinners were all drawing near to listen to Jesus, but the Pharisees and the scribes began to complain, saying, ‘This man welcomes sinners and eats with them.’” (Luke 15:1-2)

Friday, February 26, 2010
“Jesus said, ‘Those eighteen who were killed when the tower of Siloam fell on them—do you think that they were worse offenders than all the others living in Jerusalem? No, I tell you!’” (Luke 13:4-5)

Friday, February 19, 2010
“Jesus took with him Peter and John and James, and went up on the mountain to pray. And while he was praying, the appearance of his face changed, and his clothes became dazzling white.” (Luke 9:28-29)

Friday, February 12, 2010
“Jesus, full of the Holy Spirit, was led by the Spirit in the wilderness, where for forty days he was tempted by the devil.” (Luke 4:1-2)

Friday, February 05, 2010
“Jesus said, ‘Blessed are you who are poor, for yours is the kingdom of God. Blessed are you who are hungry now, for you will be filled.’” (Luke 6:20-21)

Friday, January 29, 2010
“Jesus said to Simon, ‘Do not be afraid; from now on you will be catching people.’” (Luke 5:10)

Friday, January 22, 2010
“Jesus said, ‘Amen, I say to you, no prophet is accepted in his own native place.’” (Luke 4:24)

Friday, January 15, 2010
“Since many have undertaken to compile a narrative of the events that have been fulfilled among us, I too have decided to write an orderly account.” (Luke 1:1, 3)

Friday, January 08, 2010
“Jesus did this, the first of his signs, in Cana of Galilee, and revealed his glory; and his disciples believed in him.” (John 2:11)

Friday, January 01, 2010
“The people were filled with expectation, and all were asking in their hearts whether John might be the Christ. John answered them all saying, ‘He will baptize you with the Holy Spirit and fire.’” (Luke 3:15-16)

Friday, December 25, 2009
“Magi from the East came to Jerusalem, asking, ‘Where is the child who has been born king of the Jews? For we observed his star at its rising, and have come to pay him homage.’” (Matthew 2:1-2)

Friday, December 18, 2009
“His mother said to him, ‘Child, why have you treated us like this? Look, your father and I have been searching for you in great anxiety.’ He said to them, ‘Why were you searching for me? Did you not know that I must be in my Father’s house?’” (Luke 2:48-49)

Friday, December 11, 2009
“Elizabeth was filled with the Holy Spirit and exclaimed with a loud cry, ‘Blessed are you among women, and blessed is the fruit of your womb.’” (Luke 1:41-42)

Friday, December 04, 2009
“John the Baptist said, ‘Whoever has two coats must share with anyone who has none; and whoever has food must do likewise.’” (Luke 3:11)

Friday, November 27, 2009
“John went into all the region around the Jordan, proclaiming a baptism of repentance for the forgiveness of sins.” (Luke 3:3)

Friday, November 20, 2009
“Jesus said to his disciples ‘Be on guard so that your hearts are not weighed down with the worries of this life. Stand up and raise your heads, because your redemption is drawing near.’” (Luke 21:34, 28)

Friday, November 13, 2009
“Jesus said, ‘My kingdom is not from this world. If my kingdom were from this world, my followers would be fighting to keep me from being handed over to the Jews. But as it is, my kingdom is not from here.’” (John 18:36)

Friday, November 06, 2009
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘Then they will see the Son of Man coming in clouds with great power and glory. Then he will send out the angels, and gather his elect from the four winds, from the ends of the earth to the ends of heaven.’” (Mark 13:26-27)

Friday, October 30, 2009
“Jesus said, ‘Beware of the scribes, who like to walk around in long robes, and to be greeted with respect in the marketplaces, and to have the best seats in the synagogues and places of honor at banquets! They devour widows’ houses and for the sake of appearance say long prayers.’” (Mark 12:38-40)

Friday, October 23, 2009
“Jesus said ‘Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted.’” (Matthew 5:4)

Friday, October 16, 2009
“Jesus said to Bartimaeus, ‘What do you want me to do for you?’ The blind man said to him, ‘Teacher, let me see again.’” (Mark 10:51)

Friday, October 09, 2009
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘Whoever wishes to be great among you will be your servant; whoever wishes to be first among you will be the slave of all. For the Son of Man did not come to be served but to serve and to give his life as a ransom for many.’” (Mark 10:43-45)

Friday, October 02, 2009
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘How hard it will be for those who have wealth to enter the kingdom of God! It is easier for a camel to go through the eye of a needle than for someone who is rich to enter the kingdom of God.’” (Mark 10:23, 25)

Friday, September 25, 2009
“Jesus said, ‘What God has joined together, let no one separate.’” (Mark 10:9)

Friday, September 18, 2009
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘Whoever is not against us is for us. Anyone who gives you a cup of water to drink because you belong to Christ will surely not lose his reward.’” (Mark 9:40-41)

Friday, September 11, 2009
“Jesus took a little child into his arms and said to his disciples, ‘Whoever welcomes one such child in my name welcomes me, and whoever welcomes me welcomes not me but the one who sent me.’” (Mark 9:36-37)

Friday, September 04, 2009
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘If any want to become my followers, let them deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me.’” (Mark 8:34)

Friday, August 28, 2009
“People were astounded beyond measure, saying, ‘He has done everything well; he even makes the deaf to hear and the mute to speak.’” (Mark 7:37)

Friday, August 21, 2009
“Jesus said to the Pharisees and scribes, ‘Isaiah prophesied rightly about you hypocrites, as it is written: This people honors me with their lips, but their hearts are far from me.’” (Mark 7:6)

Friday, August 14, 2009
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘The words I have spoken to you are spirit and life. But there are some of you who do not believe.’ As a result of this, many of his disciples returned to their former way of life and no longer accompanied him.” (John 6:63-64, 66)

Friday, August 07, 2009
“Jesus said, ‘I am the living bread that came down from heaven; whoever eats this bread will live forever.’” (John 6:51)

Friday, July 31, 2009
“Jesus said, ‘I am the living bread that came down from heaven. Whoever eats of this bread will live for ever; and the bread that I will give for the life of the world is my flesh.’” (John 6:51)

Friday, July 24, 2009
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘I am the bread of life. Whoever comes to me will never be hungry, and whoever believes in me will never be thirsty.’” (John 6:35)

Friday, July 17, 2009
“Jesus said to Philip, ‘Where can we buy enough food for them to eat?’ He said this to test him, because he himself knew what he was going to do.” (John 6:5-6)

Friday, July 10, 2009
“Jesus said to the apostles, ‘Come away by yourselves to a deserted place and rest a while.’” (Mark 6:31)

Friday, July 03, 2009
“Jesus summoned the twelve and began to send them out two by two and gave them authority over unclean spirits. So they went off and drove out many demons, and they anointed with oil many who were sick and cured them.” (Mark 6:7; 12-13)

Friday, June 26, 2009
“Jesus said, ‘A prophet is not without honor except in his native place and among his own kin and in his own house.’” (Mark 6:4)

Friday, June 19, 2009
“Jairus said to Jesus, ‘My daughter is at the point of death. Please, come lay your hands on her that she may get well and live.’ Jesus took her by the hand and said to her, ‘Little girl, I say to you, arise!’ And immediately the girl got up and began to walk about.” (Mark 5:23, 41-42)

Friday, June 12, 2009
“A violent squall came up and waves were breaking over the boat, so that it was already filling up. Jesus was in the stern, asleep on a cushion. They woke him and said to him, ‘Teacher, do you not care that we are perishing?’” (Mark 4:37-38)

Friday, June 05, 2009
“Jesus took bread, said the blessing, broke it, gave it to them, and said, ‘Take it; this is my body.’ Then he took a cup, gave thanks, and gave it to them, and they all drank from it. He said to them, ‘This is my blood of the covenant, which will be shed for many.’” (Mark 14:22-24)

Friday, May 29, 2009
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything that I have commanded you.’” (Matthew 28: 19-20)

Friday, May 22, 2009
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘As the Father has sent me, so I send you.’ When he had said this, he breathed on them and said to them, ‘Receive the Holy Spirit.’” (John 20:21-22)

Friday, May 15, 2009
“Jesus prayed, ‘And now I am no longer in the world, but they are in the world, and I am coming to you. Holy Father, protect them in your name that you have given me, so that they may be one, as we are one.’” (John 17:11)

Friday, May 08, 2009
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘If you keep my commandments, you will abide in my love, just as I have kept my Father’s commandments and abide in his love. I have said these things to you so that my joy may be in you, and that your joy may be complete.’” (John 15:10-11)

Friday, May 01, 2009
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘I am the true vine, and my Father is the vine-grower. Abide in me as I abide in you. Just as the branch cannot bear fruit by itself unless it abides in the vine, neither can you unless you abide in me.’” (John 15: 1, 4)

Friday, April 24, 2009
“Jesus said, ‘I have other sheep that do not belong to this fold. I must bring them also, and they will listen to my voice. So there will be one flock, one shepherd.’” (John 10:16)

Friday, April 17, 2009
“Jesus said to the disciples, ‘These are my words that I spoke to you while I was still with you.’ Then he opened their minds to understand the scriptures.” (Luke 24:44-45)

Friday, April 10, 2009
“Thomas said, ‘Unless I see the mark of the nails in his hands, and put my finger in the mark of the nails and my hand in his side, I will not believe.’” (John 20:25)

Friday, April 03, 2009
“Early on the first day of the week, while it was still dark, Mary Magdalene came to the tomb and saw that the stone had been removed from the tomb.” (John 20:1)

Friday, March 27, 2009
“As Jesus sat at the table, a woman came with an alabaster jar of very costly ointment of nard, and she broke open the jar and poured the ointment on his head. He said, ‘She has anointed my body beforehand for its burial. Truly I tell you, wherever the good news is proclaimed in the whole world, what she has done will be told in remembrance of her.’” (Mark 14:3, 8-9)

Friday, March 20, 2009
“Jesus said, ‘When I am lifted up from the earth, I will draw everyone to myself.’” (John 12:32)

Friday, March 13, 2009
“Jesus said to Nicodemus, ‘For God so loved the world that he gave his only Son, so that everyone who believes in him may not perish but may have eternal life.’” (John 3:16)

Friday, March 06, 2009
“Jesus said, ‘Destroy this temple, and in three days I will raise it up.’ He was speaking of the temple of his body.” (John 2:19, 21)

Friday, February 27, 2009
“Jesus took with him Peter and James and John, and led them up a high mountain apart, by themselves. And he was transfigured before them, and his clothes became dazzling white, such as no one on earth could bleach them.” (Mark 9:2-3)

Friday, February 20, 2009
“The Spirit drove Jesus out into the desert, and he remained in the desert for forty days, tempted by Satan. He was among wild beasts, and the angels ministered to him.” (Mark 1:12-13)

Friday, February 13, 2009
“Jesus said to the scribes, ‘Which is easier, to say to the paralytic, Your sins are forgiven, or to say, Stand up and take your mat and walk’”? (Mark 2:9)

Friday, February 06, 2009
“A leper came to Jesus begging him, and kneeling he said to him, ‘If you choose, you can make me clean.’ Moved with pity, Jesus stretched out his hand and touched him, and said to him, ‘I do choose. Be made clean!’” (Mark 1:40-41)

Friday, January 30, 2009
“The disciples brought to him all who were sick or possessed with demons. And Jesus cured many who were sick with various diseases, and cast out many demons.” (Mark 1: 32-33)

Friday, January 23, 2009
“They were all amazed, and they kept on asking one another, ‘What is this? A new teaching with authority! He commands even the unclean spirits, and they obey him.’” (Mark 1:27)

Friday, January 16, 2009
“Jesus said to Simon and his brother Andrew, ‘Follow me and I will make you fish for people.’ And immediately they left their nets and followed him.” (Mark 1:17-18)

Friday, January 09, 2009
“John was standing with two of his disciples, and as he watched Jesus walk by, he said, ‘Behold, the Lamb of God!’” (John 1:35-36)

Friday, January 02, 2009
“A voice came from heaven, ‘You are my Son, the Beloved; with you I am well pleased.’” (Mark 1:11)

Sunday, December 28, 2008
“On entering the house, the wise men saw the child with Mary his mother; and they knelt down and paid him homage. Then, opening their treasure-chests, they offered him gifts of gold, frankincense, and myrrh.” (Matthew 2:11)

Friday, December 26, 2008
“Magi from the East arrived in Jerusalem, saying, ‘Where is the newborn king of the Jews? We saw his star at its rising, and have come to do him homage.’” (Matthew 2:1-2)

Friday, December 19, 2008
“Simeon said to Mary, ‘This child is destined for the fall and the rise of many in Israel, and to be a sign that will be contradicted, and you yourself a sword will pierce.’” (Luke 2:34-35)

Friday, December 12, 2008
“The angel Gabriel came to Mary and said, ‘Hail, full of grace! The Lord is with you. You will conceive in your womb and bear a son, and you shall name him Jesus.’” (Luke 1:28, 31)

Friday, December 05, 2008
“John came as a witness to testify to the light, so that all might believe through him. He himself was not the light, but he came to testify to the light.” (John 1:7-8)

Friday, November 28, 2008
“See, I am sending my messenger ahead of you, who will prepare your way; the voice of one crying out in the wilderness: ‘Prepare the way of the Lord, make his paths straight.’” (Mark 1:2-3)

Friday, November 21, 2008
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘Beware, keep alert; for you do not know when the time will come. And what I say to you I say to all: Keep awake.’” (Mark 13: 33, 37)

Friday, November 14, 2008
“Jesus said, ‘Truly I tell you, just as you did for one of these least ones, you did for me.’” (Matthew 25:40)

Friday, November 07, 2008
“Jesus said, ‘To all those who have, more will be given, and they will have an abundance; but from those who have nothing, even what they have will be taken away.’” (Matthew 25:29)

Friday, October 31, 2008
“In the temple Jesus found people selling cattle, sheep, and doves, and the money-changers seated at their tables. Making a whip of cords, he drove all of them out of the temple. He said, ‘Stop making my Father’s house a market-place!’” (John 2:14-16)

Friday, October 24, 2008
“Jesus said, ‘This is the will of the one who sent me, that I should not lose anything of what he gave me, but that I should raise it on the last day.’” (John 6:39)

Friday, October 17, 2008
“Jesus said, ‘You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind. And you shall love your neighbor as yourself.’” (Matthew 22:37, 39)

Friday, October 10, 2008
“Jesus said, ‘Repay to Caesar what belongs to Caesar and to God what belongs to God.’” (Matthew 22:21)

Friday, October 03, 2008
“The king said to his slaves, ‘The wedding is ready, but those invited were not worthy. Go therefore into the main streets, and invite everyone you find to the wedding banquet.’” (Matthew 22:8-9)

Friday, September 26, 2008
“Jesus said to the chief priests and the elders of the people, ‘The kingdom of God will be taken away from you and given to a people that will produce its fruit.’” (Matthew 21:43)

Friday, September 19, 2008
“Jesus said to the chief priests and elders of the people, ‘Truly I tell you, the tax-collectors and the prostitutes are going into the kingdom of God ahead of you.’” (Matthew 21:31)

Friday, September 12, 2008
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘The last will be first, and the first will be last.’” (Matthew 20:16)

Friday, September 05, 2008
“Jesus said, ‘God did not send the Son into the world to condemn the world, but in order that the world might be saved through him.’” (John 3:17)

Friday, August 29, 2008
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘If someone sins against you, go and point out the fault when the two of you are alone. If the person listens to you, you have regained that one.’” (Matthew 18:15)

Friday, August 22, 2008
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘Those who want to save their life will lose it, and those who lose their life for my sake will find it.’” (Matthew 16:25)

Friday, August 15, 2008
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘Who do you say that I am?’ Simon Peter answered, ‘You are the Messiah, the Son of the living God.’” (Matthew 16:15-16)

Friday, August 08, 2008
“The disciples urged Jesus, saying, ‘Send her away, for she keeps shouting after us.’ He answered, ‘I was sent only to the lost sheep of the house of Israel.’” (Matthew 15:23-24)

Friday, August 01, 2008
“Peter said, ‘Lord, command me to come to you on the water.’ Jesus said, ‘Come.’ Peter got out of the boat and began to walk on the water toward Jesus. But when he saw how strong the wind was he became frightened; and, beginning to sink, he cried out, ‘Lord, save me!’” (Matthew 14:28-30)

Friday, July 25, 2008
“Taking the five loaves and the two fish, Jesus looked up to heaven, and blessed and broke the loaves, and gave them to the disciples, and the disciples gave them to the crowds. And all ate and were filled.” (Matthew 14:19-20)

Friday, July 18, 2008
“Jesus said, ‘The kingdom of heaven is like a treasure buried in a field, which a person finds and hides again, and out of joy goes and sells all he has and buys that field.’” (Matthew 13:44)

Friday, July 11, 2008
“Jesus said, ‘The kingdom of heaven may be compared to someone who sowed good seed in his field; but while everybody was asleep, an enemy came and sowed weeds among the wheat.’” (Matthew 13:24-25)

Friday, July 04, 2008
“Jesus said, ‘Some seed fell on rich soil and produced fruit a hundred or sixty or thirty-fold.’” (Matthew 13:8)

Friday, June 27, 2008
“Jesus said, ‘Come to me, all you who labor and are burdened, and I will give you rest.’” (Matthew 11:28)

Friday, June 20, 2008
“Jesus said, ‘You are Peter, and on this rock I will build my church, and the gates of the netherworld will not prevail against it.’” (Matthew 16:18)

Friday, June 13, 2008
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘Are not two sparrows sold for a small coin? Yet not one of them falls to the ground without your Father’s knowledge. Even all the hairs of your head are counted. So do not be afraid; you are worth more than many sparrows.’” (Matthew 10:29-31)

Friday, June 06, 2008
“When Jesus saw the crowds, he had compassion for them, because they were harassed and helpless, like sheep without a shepherd.” (Matthew 9:36)

Friday, May 30, 2008
“As Jesus was walking along, he saw a man named Matthew sitting at the customs post; and he said to him, ‘Follow me.’ And he got up and followed him.” (Matthew 9:9)

Friday, May 23, 2008
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘Everyone who hears these words of mine and acts on them will be like a wise man who built his house on rock.’” (Matthew 7:24)

Friday, May 16, 2008
“Jesus said, ‘I am the living bread that came down from heaven. Whoever eats of this bread will live for ever; and the bread that I will give for the life of the world is my flesh.’” (John 6:51)

Friday, May 09, 2008
“Jesus said, ‘For God so loved the world that he gave his only Son, so that everyone who believes in him may not perish but may have eternal life.’” (John 3:16)

Friday, May 02, 2008
“Jesus said to the disciples, ‘As the Father has sent me, so I send you.’ When he had said this, he breathed on them and said to them, ‘Receive the Holy Spirit.’” (John 20:21-22)

Friday, April 25, 2008
“Jesus prayed, ‘Holy Father, protect them in your name that you have given me, so that they may be one, as we are one.’” (John 17:11)

Friday, April 18, 2008
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘I will ask the Father, and he will give you another Advocate, to be with you for ever. I will not leave you orphaned; I am coming to you.’” (John 14:16, 18)

Friday, April 11, 2008
“Philip said, ‘Lord, show us the Father, and we will be satisfied.’ Jesus said to him, ‘Have I been with you all this time, Philip, and you still do not know me? Whoever has seen me has seen the Father.’” (John 14:8-9)

Friday, April 04, 2008
He calls his own sheep by name and leads them out. When he has brought out all his own, he goes ahead of them.” (John 10:3-4)

Friday, March 28, 2008
“Jesus took bread, blessed and broke it, and gave it to them. Then their eyes were opened, and they recognized him; and he vanished from their sight. They said to each other, ‘Were not our hearts burning within us while he was talking to us on the road?’” (Luke 24:30-32)

Friday, March 21, 2008
“When it was evening on that day, the first day of the week, and the doors of the house where the disciples had met were locked for fear of the Jews, Jesus came and stood among them and said, ‘Peace be with you.’” (John 20:19)

Friday, March 14, 2008
“Early on the first day of the week, while it was still dark, Mary Magdalene came to the tomb and saw that the stone had been removed from the tomb.” (John 20:1)

Friday, March 07, 2008
“From noon on, darkness came over the whole land until three in the afternoon. And about three o’clock Jesus cried with a loud voice, ‘My God, my God, why have you forsaken me?’” (Matthew 27:45-46)

Friday, February 29, 2008
“Jesus cried with a loud voice, ‘Lazarus, come out!’ The dead man came out, his hands and feet bound with strips of cloth, and his face wrapped in a cloth.” (John 11:43-44)

Friday, February 22, 2008
“Jesus spat on the ground and made mud with the saliva and spread the mud on the blind man’s eyes, saying to him, ‘Go, wash in the pool of Siloam.’ Then he went and washed and came back able to see.” (John 9:6-7)

Friday, February 15, 2008
“Jesus said, ‘Everyone who drinks of this water will be thirsty again, but those who drink of the water that I will give them will never be thirsty. The water that I will give will become in them a spring of water gushing up to eternal life.’” (John 4:13-14)

Friday, February 08, 2008
“Suddenly a bright cloud overshadowed them, and from the cloud a voice said, ‘This is my Son, the Beloved; with him I am well pleased; listen to him!’” (Matthew 17:5)

Friday, February 01, 2008
“Jesus was led up by the Spirit into the wilderness to be tempted by the devil. He fasted for forty days and forty nights, and afterwards he was famished.” (Matthew 4:1-2)

Friday, January 25, 2008
“Jesus said, ‘Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.’” (Matthew 5:3)

Friday, January 18, 2008
“The people who sat in darkness have seen a great light, and for those who sat in the region and shadow of death light has dawned.” (Isaiah 9:2; Matthew 4:16)

Friday, January 11, 2008
“John saw Jesus coming towards him and declared, ‘Here is the Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world!’” (John 1:29)

Friday, January 04, 2008
“When Jesus had been baptized, suddenly the heavens were opened to him and he saw the Spirit of God descending like a dove and alighting on him. And a voice from heaven said, ‘This is my Son, the Beloved, with whom I am well pleased.’” (Matthew 3:16-17)

Friday, December 21, 2007
“An angel of the Lord appeared to Joseph in a dream and said, ‘Get up, take the child and his mother, and flee to Egypt.’” (Matthew 2:13)

Friday, December 14, 2007
“The virgin shall conceive and bear a son, and they shall name him Emmanuel, which means ‘God is with us.’” (Matthew 1:23)

Friday, December 07, 2007
“When John heard in prison what the Messiah was doing, he sent word by his disciples and said to him, ‘Are you the one who is to come, or are we to wait for another?’” (Matthew 11:2-3)

Friday, November 30, 2007
“In those days John the Baptist appeared in the wilderness of Judea, proclaiming, ‘Repent, for the kingdom of heaven has come near.’” (Matthew 3:1-2)

Friday, November 23, 2007
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘Keep awake therefore, for you do not know on what day your Lord is coming.’” (Matthew 24:42)

Friday, November 16, 2007
“One of the criminals said, ‘Jesus, remember me when you come into your kingdom.’ Jesus replied, ‘Truly I tell you, today you will be with me in Paradise.’” (Luke 23:42-43)

Friday, November 09, 2007
“When some were speaking about the temple, how it was adorned with beautiful stones and gifts dedicated to God, Jesus said, ‘As for these things that you see, the days will come when not one stone will be left upon another; all will be thrown down.’” (Luke 21:5-6)

Friday, November 02, 2007
“Jesus said, ‘Indeed, they cannot die anymore, because they are like angels and are children of God, being children of the resurrection.’” (Luke 20:36)

Friday, October 26, 2007
“Jesus said to Zacchaeus, ‘Today salvation has come to this house. For the Son of Man came to seek out and to save the lost.’” (Luke 19:9-10)

Friday, October 19, 2007
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘All who exalt themselves will be humbled, but all who humble themselves will be exalted.’” (Luke 18:14)

Friday, October 12, 2007
“Jesus told his disciples a parable about their need to pray always and not to lose heart.” (Luke 18:1)

Friday, October 05, 2007
“As Jesus entered a village, ten lepers approached him. Keeping their distance they called out, saying, ‘Jesus, Master, have mercy on us!’” (Luke 17:12-13)

Friday, September 28, 2007
“Jesus said, ‘If you had faith the size of a mustard seed, you could say to this mulberry tree, “Be uprooted and planted in the sea,” and it would obey you.’” (Luke 17:6)

Friday, September 21, 2007
“Jesus said, ‘There was a rich man who was dressed in purple and fine linen and who feasted sumptuously every day. And at his gate lay a poor man named Lazarus, covered with sores.’” (Luke 16:19-20)

Friday, September 14, 2007
“Jesus said, “No slave can serve two masters; for a slave will either hate the one and love the other, or be devoted to the one and despise the other.’” (Luke 16:13)

Friday, September 07, 2007
“Jesus said, ‘I tell you, there will be more joy in heaven over one sinner who repents than over ninety-nine righteous people who need no repentance.’” (Luke 15:7)

Friday, August 31, 2007
“Jesus said, ‘Whoever comes to me and does not hate father and mother, wife and children, brothers and sisters, yes, and even life itself, cannot be my disciple.’” (Luke 14:26)

Friday, August 24, 2007
“Jesus said, ‘When you give a banquet, invite the poor, the crippled, the lame and the blind. And you will be blessed, because they cannot repay you.’” (Luke 14:13-14)

Friday, August 17, 2007
“Someone asked Jesus, ‘Lord, will only a few be saved?’ He said, ‘Indeed, some are last who will be first, and some are first who will be last.’” (Luke 13:23, 30)

Friday, August 10, 2007
“Jesus said, ‘I came to bring fire to the earth, and how I wish it were already kindled! Do you think that I have come to bring peace to the earth? No, I tell you, but rather division!’” (Luke 12:49, 51)

Friday, August 03, 2007
“Jesus said, ‘Be like those who are waiting for their master to return so that they may open the door for him as soon as he comes and knocks.’” (Luke 12:36)

Friday, July 27, 2007
“Someone said to Jesus, ‘Teacher, tell my brother to divide the family inheritance with me.’ Jesus said, ‘Take care! Be on your guard against all kinds of greed; for one’s life does not consist in the abundance of possessions.’” (Luke 12:13, 15)

Friday, July 20, 2007
“Ask, and it will be given to you; search, and you will find; knock, and the door will be opened for you. For everyone who asks receives, and everyone who searches finds, and for everyone who knocks, the door will be opened.” (Luke 11:9-10)

Friday, July 13, 2007
“Jesus said, ‘Martha, Martha, you are worried and distracted by many things; there is need of only one thing. Mary has chosen the better part, which will not be taken away from her.’” (Luke 10:41-42)

Friday, July 06, 2007
“You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your strength, and with all your mind; and your neighbor as yourself.” (Luke 10:27)

Friday, June 29, 2007
“The Lord appointed seventy others and sent them on ahead of him in pairs to every town and place where he himself intended to go. He said to them, ‘Go on your way. See, I am sending you out like lambs into the midst of wolves.’” (Luke 10:1, 3)

Friday, June 22, 2007
“When the days drew near for Jesus to be taken up, he set his face to go to Jerusalem. He said, ‘No one who puts a hand to the plough and looks back is fit for the kingdom of God.’” (Luke 9:51, 62)

Friday, June 15, 2007
“The child grew and became strong in spirit, and he was in the wilderness until the day he appeared publicly to Israel.” (Luke 1:80)

Friday, June 08, 2007
“Jesus said, ‘Therefore, I tell you, her sins, which were many, have been forgiven; hence she has shown great love.’” (Luke 7:47)

Friday, June 01, 2007
“Jesus said to them, ‘You give them something to eat.’ The disciples said, ‘We have no more than five loaves and two fish.’” (Luke 9:13)

Friday, May 25, 2007
“Jesus said, ‘When the Spirit of truth comes, he will guide you into all the truth; for he will not speak on his own, but will speak whatever he hears, and he will declare to you the things that are to come.’” (John 16:13)

Friday, May 18, 2007
“Jesus said to them, ‘As the Father has sent me, so I send you.’” (John 20:21)

Friday, May 11, 2007
“Jesus said, ‘I ask not only on behalf of these, but also on behalf of those who will believe in me through their word, that they may all be one.’” (John 17:20-21)

Friday, May 04, 2007
“Jesus said, ‘The Advocate, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in my name, will teach you everything, and remind you of all that I have said to you.’” (John 14:26)

Friday, April 27, 2007
“Jesus said, ‘I give you a new commandment, that you love one another. Just as I have loved you, you also should love one another.’” (John 13:34)

Friday, April 20, 2007
“Jesus said, ‘My sheep hear my voice. I know them, and they follow me. I give them eternal life, and they will never perish.’” (John 10:27-28)

Friday, April 13, 2007
"And he said to him, ‘Lord, you know everything; you know that I love you.’ Jesus said to him, ‘Feed my sheep.’” (John 21:17)

Friday, April 06, 2007
“Thomas said, ‘Unless I see the mark of the nails in his hands, and put my finger in the mark of the nails and my hand in his side, I will not believe.’ Then Jesus said to Thomas, ‘Put your finger here and see my hands. Reach out your hand and put it in my side. Do not doubt but believe.’” (John 20:25, 27)

Friday, March 30, 2007
“Early on the first day of the week, while it was still dark, Mary Magdalene came to the tomb and saw that the stone had been removed from the tomb.” (John 20:1)

Friday, March 23, 2007
“As they led Jesus away, they seized a man, Simon of Cyrene, who was coming from the country, and they laid the cross on him, and made him carry it behind Jesus.” (Luke 23:26)

Friday, March 16, 2007
“Jesus said to them, ‘Let anyone among you who is without sin be the first to throw a stone at her.’ When they heard it, they went away, one by one, beginning with the elders. Then Jesus said to her, ‘Woman, has no one condemned you?’ She said, ‘No one, sir.’ And Jesus said, ‘Neither do I condemn you. Go your way, and from now on do not sin again.’” (John 8:7, 9-11)

Friday, March 09, 2007
“The son said to him, ‘Father, I have sinned against heaven and before you; I am no longer worthy to be called your son.’ But the father said, ‘Quickly, bring out a robe, the best one, and put it on him; put a ring on his finger and sandals on his feet. And get the fatted calf and kill it, and let us eat and celebrate; for this son of mine was dead and is alive again;!’” (Luke 15:21-24)

Friday, March 02, 2007
“Jesus asked them, ‘Do you think that because these Galileans suffered in this way they were worse sinners than all other Galileans? ’” (Luke 13:2)

Friday, February 23, 2007
“Jesus took with him Peter and John and James, and went up on the mountain to pray. And while he was praying, the appearance of his face changed, and his clothes became dazzling white. Now Peter and his companions were weighed down with sleep; but since they had stayed awake, they saw his glory.” (Luke 9:28-28, 32)

Friday, February 16, 2007
“Then the devil led Jesus up and showed him in an instant all the kingdoms of the world. And the devil said to him, ‘To you I will give their glory and all this authority; for it has been given over to me, and I give it to anyone I please. If you, then, will worship me, it will all be yours.’” (Luke 4:5-7)

Friday, February 09, 2007
“Jesus said to his disciples, ‘Do to others as you would have them do to you.’” (Luke 6:31)

Friday, February 02, 2007
“Jesus said: ‘Blessed are you who are poor, for yours is the kingdom of God. But woe to you who are rich, for you have received your consolation.’” (Luke 6: 20, 24)

Friday, January 26, 2007
“Simon Peter fell down at Jesus’ knees, saying, ‘Go away from me, Lord, for I am a sinful man!’ Then Jesus said to Simon, ‘Do not be afraid; from now on you will be catching people.’” (Luke 5:8, 10)

Friday, January 19, 2007
“They drove Jesus out of the town, and led him to the brow of the hill so that they might hurl him off the cliff. But he passed through the midst of them and went on his way.” (Luke 4:29-30)

Friday, January 12, 2007
“Since many have undertaken to set down an orderly account of the events that have been fulfilled among us, I too decided to write an orderly account so that you may know the truth concerning the things about which you have been instructed.” (Luke 1:1, 3-4)