Daily Gospel (1242)
Gospel: John 8:1-11
As for Jesus, he went to the Mount of Olives. At daybreak Jesus appeared in the temple again.
All the people came to him, and he sat down and began to teach them.
Then the teachers of the law and the Pharisees brought in a woman who had been caught in the act of adultery.
Gospel: John 11:1-45
There was a sick man named Lazarus who was from Bethany, the village of Mary and her sister Martha.
This is the same Mary, who anointed the Lord with perfume and wiped his feet with her hair. Her brother Lazarus was sick.
So the sisters sent this message to Jesus, “Lord, the one you love is sick.” On hearing this, Jesus said,
Gospel: John 7:40-53
Many who had been listening to these words began to say, “This is the Prophet.” Others said, “This is the Christ.”
But some wondered, “Would the Christ come from Galilee? Doesn’t Scripture say that the Christ is a descendant of David
and from Bethlehem, the city of David?” The crowd was divided over him. Some wanted to arrest him, but no one laid hands on him.
Gospel: John 7:1-2, 10, 25-30
After this, Jesus went around Galilee; he would not go about in Judea, because the Jews wanted to kill him.
Now the Jewish feast of the Tents was at hand. But after his brothers had gone to the festival, he also went up, not publicly but in secret.
Some of the people of Jerusalem said, “Is this not the man they want to kill? And here he is speaking freely,
Gospel: John 5:31-47
If I bore witness to myself, my testimony would be worthless. But Another One is bearing witness to me,
and I know that his testimony is true when he bears witness to me. John also bore witness to the truth when you sent messengers to him,
but I do not seek such human testimony; I recall this for you, so that you may be saved. John was a burning and shining lamp,
Gospel: Luke 1:26-38
In the sixth month, the angel Gabriel was sent from God, to a town of Galilee called Nazareth.
He was sent to a virgin, who was betrothed to a man named Joseph, of the family of David; and the virgin’s name was Mary.
The angel came to her and said, “Rejoice, full of grace, the Lord is with you!” Mary was troubled at these words,
Gospel: John 5:1-16*
After this, there was a feast of the Jews, and Jesus went up to Jerusalem. Now, by the Sheep Gate in Jerusalem,
there is a pool (called Bethzatha in Hebrew) surrounded by five galleries. In these galleries lay a multitude of sick people:
blind, lame and paralyzed. (…) There was a man who had been sick for thirty-eight years.
Gospel: John 4:43-54
When the two days were over, Jesus left for Galilee. Jesus himself said that no prophet is recognized in his own country.
Yet the Galileans welcomed him when he arrived, because of all the things which he had done in Jerusalem during the Festival,
and which they had seen. For they, too, had gone to the feast.
Gospel: John 9:1-41
As Jesus walked along, he saw a man who had been blind from birth. His disciples asked him,
“Master, was he born blind because of a sin of his, or of his parents?” Jesus answered,
“Neither was it for his own sin nor for his parents’ sin. He was born blind so that God’s power might be shown in him.
Gospel: Luke 18:9-14
Jesus told another parable to some people, fully convinced of their own righteousness, who looked down on others:
“Two men went up to the temple to pray; one was a Pharisee, and the other a tax collector.
The Pharisee stood by himself, and said, ‘I thank you, God, that I am not like other people, grasping, crooked,
Gospel: Mark 12:28-34
A teacher of the law had been listening to this discussion and admired how Jesus answered them.
So he came up and asked him, “Which commandment is the first of all?”
Jesus answered, “The first is: Hear, Israel! The Lord, our God, is One Lord; and you shall love the Lord, your God,
Gospel: Matthew 1:16, 18-21, 24a (or Luke 2:41-51a)
Jacob was the father of Joseph, the husband of Mary, and from her came Jesus who is called the Christ —the Messiah.
This is how Jesus Christ was born: Mary his mother had been given to Joseph in marriage, but before they lived together,
she was found to be pregnant through the Holy Spirit. Then Joseph, her husband, made plans to divorce her in all secrecy.
He was an upright man, and in no way did he want to disgrace her. While he was pondering over this,
Gospel: Matthew 5:17-19
Do not think that I have come to annul the law and the prophets. I have not come to annul them, but to fulfill them.
I tell you this: as long as heaven and earth last, not the smallest letter or dot in the law will change, until all is fulfilled.
So then, whoever breaks the least important of these commandments, and teaches others to do the same, will be the least in the kingdom of heaven.
Gospel: Matthew 18:21-35
Then Peter asked him, “Lord, how many times must I forgive the offenses of my brother or sister? Seven times?”
Jesus answered, “No, not seven times, but seventy-seven times. This story throws light on the kingdom of Heaven:
A king decided to settle accounts with his servants. Among the first of them was one who owed him ten thousand pieces of gold.