Gospel for the Day with Pointers

Reflect on the daily word of God

Fourth Week of Lent: Friday 24th March, 2023

Jesus travelled round Galilee; he could not travel round Judaea, because the Jews were seeking to kill him. As the Jewish feast of Shelters drew near, Jesus went up to Jerusalem, not publicly but secretly. Meanwhile some of the people of Jerusalem were saying, ‘Isn't Continue Reading

Fourth Week of Lent: Thursday 23rd March, 2023

Jesus said to the Jews: ‘I have come in the name of my Father and you refuse to accept me; if someone else should come in his own name you would accept him. How can you believe, since you look to each other for glory Continue Reading

Fourth Week of Lent: Wednesday 22nd March, 2023

Jesus said to the Jews: ‘In all truth I tell you, whoever listens to my words, and believes in the one who sent me, has eternal life; without being brought to judgement such a person has passed from death to life. In all truth I Continue Reading

Fourth Week of Lent: Tuesday 21st March, 2023

There was a Jewish festival, and Jesus went up to Jerusalem. Now in Jerusalem next to the Sheep Pool there is a pool called Bethesda in Hebrew, which has five porticos; and under these were crowds of sick people, blind, lame, paralysed One man there Continue Reading

Solemnity of St Joseph, spouse of Mary: Monday 20th March, 2023

Jacob fathered Joseph the husband of Mary; of her was born Jesus who is called Christ. This is how Jesus Christ came to be born. His mother Mary was betrothed to Joseph; but before they came to live together she was found to be with Continue Reading

Fourth Week of Lent: Sunday 19th March, 2023

As Jesus went along, he saw a man who had been blind from birth. Jesus spat on the ground, made a paste with the spittle, put this over the eyes of the blind man, and said to him, ‘Go and wash in the Pool Continue Reading