Gospel for the Day with Pointers

Reflect on the daily word of God

8th Week, Ordinary Time (Year A) : Thursday 1st June, 2023

As Jesus was leaving Jericho with his disciples and a large crowd, Bartimaeus (that is, the son of Timaeus), a blind beggar, was sitting at the side of the road. When he heard that it was Jesus of Nazareth, he began to shout and to Continue Reading

Visitation of Mary: Wednesday 31st May, 2023

Mary set out and went as quickly as she could to a town in the hill country of Judah. She went into Zechariah's house and greeted Elizabeth. Now as soon as Elizabeth heard Mary's greeting, the child leapt in her womb and Elizabeth was filled Continue Reading

8th Week, Ordinary Time (Year A) : Tuesday 30th May, 2023

“What about us?’ Peter asked Jesus, ‘We have left everything and followed you.’ Jesus said, ‘I tell you solemnly, there is no one who has left house, brothers, sisters, father, children or land for my sake and for the sake of the gospel who will not Continue Reading

Our Lady, Mother of the Church: Monday 29th May, 2023

Near the cross of Jesus stood his mother and his mother's sister, Mary the wife of Clopas, and Mary of Magdala. Seeing his mother and the disciple whom he loved standing near her, Jesus said to his mother, Woman, this is your son.’’ Then to Continue Reading

Pentecost Sunday: 28th May, 2023

In the evening of that same day, the first day of the week, the doors were closed in the room where the disciples were, for fear of the Jews. Jesus came and stood among them. He said to them, ‘Peace be with you,’ and, after Continue Reading

Easter 7th Week : Saturday 27th May, 2023

Peter turned and saw the disciple whom Jesus loved following them - the one who had leant back close to his chest at the supper and had said to him, ‘Lord, who is it that will betray you?’ Seeing him, Peter said to Jesus, ‘What Continue Reading