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Daily Mass: God calls us by name. Catholic Inspiration

The call of the twelve Apostles reveals the personal connection Jesus has with his disciples.  Called by name (with their own unique strengths and weaknesses) the Lord will empower them to serve in his name.  The Lord does the same for us!

Mass Readings – Wednesday of the 14th Week of the Year


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Daily Mass: Christ calls and sends us. Catholic Inspiration

As Jesus calls and empowers the Twelve to be Apostles, we see how the Lord continues to work in our lives…calling us to follow and then sending us into the world to proclaim the Good News of the Kingdom of Heaven.

Mass Readings – Tuesday of the 23rd Week of the Year


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Daily Mass: Is your life Good News? Catholic Inspiration

The Lord commands the disciples to “go into the world and tell the Good News.”  Our faith today is built on the witness of those who have gone before us.  But the command of Jesus applies to us as well…prompting us to consider how we will proclaim the Good News to those around us today.

Mass Readings – The Conversion of St. Paul, Apostle


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Daily Mass: St. John – Apostle & Evangelist

As an apostle, St. John was filled with the Holy Spirit and sent by Jesus; as an evangelist, his writings have inspired generations of Christians with the Good News of the Gospel.  We can look to John for an example: living our faith in the world today as we  testify to the light of Jesus Christ.

Mass Readings – Feast of St. John, Apostle and evangelist


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Daily Mass: St. Matthew, the Apostle and evangelist. Catholic Inspiration

Mass Readings – The feast of St. Matthew, Apostle and evangelist

Matthew accepts the call of Jesus and goes out bringing others to the Lord.  May his example inspire us to do the same!


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Daily Mass: The Feast of St. Bartholomew. Catholic Inspiration

Mass Readings – The Feast of St. Bartholomew, Apostle

Philip brings Nathaniel (also known as Bartholomew) to Christ, changing his life forever.  It reminds us that sometimes we have the opportunity to lead others to the Lord, and sometimes we need to open our hearts to what Jesus has to say.


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Octave of Christmas: St. John the Evangelist. Catholic Inspiration


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Mass Readings – St. John, Apostle & Evangelist

John’s testimony about Jesus as the Word of God provides us with an opportunity to reflect in this Octave of Christmas:

  1. How do we hear the Word of God in our lives today?
  2. How do we proclaim the Word of God to one another?