Gospel for the Day with Pointers

Reflect on the daily word of God

5th Week, Ordinary Time : Friday, 14th February 2020

Returning from the territory of Tyre, Jesus went by way of Sidon towards the Lake of Galilee, right through the Decapolis territory. And they brought him a deaf man who had an impediment in his speech; and they asked him to lay his hand on Continue Reading

5th Week, Ordinary Time : Thursday, 13th February 2020

Jesus left Gennesaret and set out for the territory of Tyre. There he went into a house and did not want anyone to know he was there; but he could not pass unrecognised. At once a woman whose little daughter had an unclean spirit heard Continue Reading

5th Week, Ordinary Time : Wednesday, 12th February 2020

Jesus called the people to him and said, ‘Listen to me, all of you, and understand. Nothing that goes into someone from outside can make that person unclean; it is the things that come out of someone that make that person unclean. Anyone who has Continue Reading

5th Week, Ordinary Time : Tuesday, 11th February 2020

The Pharisees and some of the scribes who had come from Jerusalem gathered round Jesus, and they noticed that some of his disciples were eating with unclean hands, that is, without washing them. So the Pharisees and scribes asked him, ‘Why do your disciples Continue Reading

5th Week, Ordinary Time : Monday, 10th February 2020

Having made the crossing, Jesus and his disciples came to land at Gennesaret and moored there. When they disembarked people at once recognised him, and started hurrying all through the countryside and brought the sick on stretchers to wherever they heard he was. And wherever Continue Reading

5th Week, Ordinary Time : Sunday 9th February 2020

Jesus said to his disciples: ‘You are salt for the earth. But if salt loses its taste, what can make it salty again? It is good for nothing, and can only be thrown out to be trampled under people's feet. ‘You are light for Continue Reading