Gospel for the Day with Pointers

Reflect on the daily word of God

St Teresa of Jesus, Virgin and Doctor : Thursday, 15th October 2020

Jesus said: ‘Alas for you because you build tombs for the prophets, the people your ancestors killed! In this way you both witness to what your ancestors did and approve it; they did the killing, you do the building. ‘And that is why the Wisdom Continue Reading

28th Week in Ordinary Time : Wednesday, 14th October 2020

The Lord said to the Pharisees: ‘Alas for you Pharisees, because you pay your tithe of mint and rue and all sorts of garden herbs and neglect justice and the love of God! These you should have practised, without neglecting the others. ‘Alas for you Continue Reading

28th Week in Ordinary Time : Tuesday, 13th October 2020

Jesus had just finished speaking when a Pharisee invited him to dine at his house. He went in and sat down at table. The Pharisee saw this and was surprised that he had not first washed before the meal. But the Lord said to him, Continue Reading

28th Week in Ordinary Time : Monday, 12th October 2020

The crowds got even bigger and he addressed them, ‘This is an evil generation; it is asking for a sign. The only sign it will be given is the sign of Jonah. For just as Jonah became a sign to the people of Nineveh, so Continue Reading

Twenty-Eighth Sunday of Ordinary Time : 11th October 2020

Jesus said to the chief priests and elders of the people: ‘The kingdom of Heaven may be compared to a king who gave a feast for his son's wedding. He sent his servants to call those who had been invited, but they would not Continue Reading

27th Week in Ordinary Time : Saturday, 10th October 2020

As Jesus was speaking, a woman in the crowd raised her voice and said, ‘Blessed the womb that bore you and the breasts that fed you!’ But he replied, ‘More blessed still are those who hear the word of God and keep it!’[vc_single_image image="276" Continue Reading