Gospel for the Day with Pointers

Reflect on the daily word of God

26th Week, Ordinary Time: Friday 4th October 2019

Jesus said to his disciples: ‘Alas for you, Chorazin! Alas for you, Bethsaida! For if the miracles done in you had been done in Tyre and Sidon, they would have repented long ago, sitting in sackcloth and ashes. And still, it will be more bearable Continue Reading

26th Week, Ordinary Time: Thursday 3rd October 2019

The Lord appointed seventy-two others and sent them out ahead of him in pairs, to all the towns and places he himself would be visiting. And he said to them, 'The harvest is rich but the labourers are few, so ask the Lord of the Continue Reading

The Holy Guardian Angels : Wednesday 2nd October 2019

The disciples came to Jesus and said, ‘Who is the greatest in the kingdom of Heaven?’ So he called a little child to him whom he set among them. Then he said, ‘In truth I tell you, unless you change and become like little Continue Reading

St Thérèse of the Child Jesus, Virgin, Doctor Patroness of all Missionaries and the Missions : Tuesday 1st October 2019

The disciples came to Jesus and said, ‘Who is the greatest in the kingdom of Heaven?’ So he called a little child to him whom he set among them. Then he said, ‘In truth I tell you, unless you change and become like little children Continue Reading

26th Week, Ordinary Time: Monday 30th September 2019

An argument started between the disciples about which of them was the greatest. Jesus knew what thoughts were going through their minds, and he took a little child whom he set by his side and then he said to them, ‘Anyone who welcomes this little Continue Reading

26th Week, Ordinary Time: Sunday 29th September 2019

Jesus said to the Pharisees: ‘There was a rich man who used to dress in purple and fine linen and feast magnificently every day. And at his gate there used to lie a poor man called Lazarus, covered with sores, who longed to fill Continue Reading