Gospel for the Day with Pointers

Reflect on the daily word of God

First Week of Advent: Monday 28th November 2022

When Jesus went into Capernaum a centurion came up and pleaded with him.  ‘Sir,’ he said, ‘my servant is lying at home paralysed and in great pain.’ Jesus said to him, ‘I will come myself and cure him.’ The centurion replied, ‘Sir, I am not Continue Reading

First Sunday of Advent : 27th November 2022

Jesus said to his disciples: ‘As it was in Noah's day, so will it be when the Son of man comes. They suspected nothing till the Flood came and swept them all away. This is what it will be like when the Son Continue Reading

34th Week in Ordinary Time : Saturday, 26th November 2022

Jesus said to his disciples: ‘Watch yourselves, or your hearts will be coarsened by debauchery and drunkenness and the cares of life, and that day will sprung on you suddenly, like a trap.  For it will come down on every living man on the face Continue Reading

34th Week in Ordinary Time : Friday, 25th November 2022

Jesus told his disciples a parable, ‘Think of the fig tree and indeed every tree. As soon as you see them bud, you know that summer is now near. So with you when you see these things happening: know that the kingdom of God is Continue Reading

34th Week in Ordinary Time : Thursday, 24th November 2022

Jesus said to his disciples: ‘Great misery will descend on the land and wrath on this people. They will fall by the edge of the sword and be led captive to every pagan country; and Jerusalem will be trampled down by the pagans until the Continue Reading

34th Week in Ordinary Time : Wednesday, 23rd November 2022

Jesus said to his disciples: ‘Men will seize you and persecute you; they will  hand you over to the synagogues and to imprisonment, and bring you before kings and governors because of my name - and that will be your opportunity to bear witness.  Keep Continue Reading