Gospel for the Day with Pointers

Reflect on the daily word of God

22nd Week, Ordinary Time (Year A) : Thursday, 7th September 2023

When Jesus had finished speaking he said to Simon, ‘Put out into deep water and pay out your nets for a catch.’  Simon replied, ‘Master, we worked hard all night long and caught nothing, but if you say so, I will pay out the nets.’ Continue Reading

22nd Week, Ordinary Time (Year A) : Wednesday, 6th September 2023

Leaving the synagogue Jesus went to Simon's house. Now Simon's mother in law was in the grip of a high fever and they asked him to do something for her. Standing over her he rebuked the fever and it left her. And she immediately got Continue Reading

22nd Week, Ordinary Time (Year A) : Tuesday, 5th September 2023

Jesus went down to Capernaum, a town in Galilee, and taught them on the Sabbath.  And his teaching made a deep impression on them because his word carried authority. In the synagogue there was a man possessed by the spirit of an unclean devil, and Continue Reading

22nd Week, Ordinary Time (Year A) : Monday, 4th September 2023

Jesus came to Nazara, where he had been brought up, and went into the synagogue on the Sabbath day as he usually did. He stood up to read, and they handed him the scroll of the prophet Isaiah. Unrolling the scroll he found the place Continue Reading

22nd Week, Ordinary Time (Year A) : Sunday, 3rd September 2023

Jesus began to make it clear to his disciples that he was destined to go to Jerusalem and suffer grievously at the hands of the elders and chief priests and scribes and to be put to death and to be raised up on the third Continue Reading

21st Week, Ordinary Time (Year A) : Saturday, 2nd September 2017

Jesus told his disciples this parable: ‘A man about to go abroad who summoned his servants and entrusted his property to them. To one he gave five talents, to another two, to a third one, each in proportion to his Continue Reading