Gospel for the Day with Pointers

Reflect on the daily word of God

33rd Week, Ordinary Time: Monday 18th November 2019

As Jesus drew near to Jericho there was a blind man sitting at the side of the road begging. When he heard the crowd going past he asked what it was all about, and they told him that Jesus the Nazarene was passing Continue Reading

33rd Week, Ordinary Time: Sunday 17th November 2019

Jesus said to his disciples, ‘Take care not to be deceived, because many will come using my name and saying, “I am the one” and “The time is near at hand.” Refuse to join them. And when you hear of wars and revolutions, Continue Reading

32nd Week, Ordinary Time: Saturday 16th November 2019

Jesus told his disciples a parable about the need to pray continually and never lose heart. ‘There was a judge in a certain town,’ he said, ‘who had neither fear of God nor respect for anyone. In the same town there was also a widow Continue Reading

32nd Week, Ordinary Time: Friday 15th November 2019

Jesus said to his disciples: ‘When the day comes for the Son of man to be revealed, no one on the housetop, with his possessions in the house, must come down to collect them, nor must anyone in the fields turn back. Remember Continue Reading

32nd Week, Ordinary Time:Thursday 14th November 2019

Asked by the Pharisees when the kingdom of God was to come, Jesus gave them this answer, ‘The coming of the kingdom of God does not admit of observation and there will be no one to say, “Look, it is here! Look, it is there!” Continue Reading

32nd Week, Ordinary Time: Wednesday 13th November 2019

As Jesus entered one of the villages, ten men suffering from a virulent skin-disease came to meet him. They stood some way off and called to him, ‘Jesus! Master! Take pity on us.’ When he saw them he said, ‘Go and show yourselves to the Continue Reading