Gospel for the Day with Pointers

Reflect on the daily word of God

2nd Week in Ordinary Time (Year B) : Monday, 18th January 2021

John's disciples and the Pharisees were keeping a fast, when some people came to him and said to him, ‘Why is it that John's disciples and the disciples of the Pharisees fast, but your disciples do not?’ Jesus replied, ‘Surely the bridegroom's attendants cannot fast Continue Reading

2nd Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B) : 17th January 2021

As John stood there with two of his disciples, Jesus went past, and John looked towards him and said, ‘Look, there is the lamb of God.’ And the two disciples heard what he said and followed Jesus. Jesus turned round, saw them following and said, Continue Reading

1st Week in Ordinary Time (Year B) : Saturday, 16th January 2021

Jesus went out again to the shore of the lake; and all the people came to him, and he taught them. As he was walking along he saw Levi the son of Alphaeus sitting at the tax office, and he said to him, ‘Follow me.’ Continue Reading

1st Week in Ordinary Time (Year B) : Friday, 15th January, 2021

When Jesus returned to Capernaum, some time later word went round that he was in the house; and so many people collected that there was no room left, even in front of the door. He was preaching the word to them when some people Continue Reading

1st Week in Ordinary Time (Year B) : Thursday, 14th January 2021

A man suffering from a virulent skin-disease came to Jesus and pleaded on his knees saying, ‘If you are willing, you can cleanse me.’ Feeling sorry for him, Jesus stretched out his hand, touched him and said to him, ‘I am willing. Be cleansed.’ And Continue Reading

1st Week in Ordinary Time (Year B) : Wednesday, 13th January 2021

At evening, after sunset, they brought to Jesus all who were sick and those who were possessed by devils. The whole town came crowding round the door, and he cured many who were sick with diseases of one kind or another; he also drove out Continue Reading