Tag Archives: Humility

Daily Mass: Christ must increase in our hearts. Catholic Inspiration

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John the Baptist reveals a humility and depth of knowledge as he recognizes how the ministry of Jesus must grow. “He must increase; I must decrease.” May these words apply to each one of us as we welcome Christ as King of our hearts.

Mass Readings – Saturday after Epiphany

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Daily Mass: Teach me your ways, O Lord. Catholic Inspiration

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The psalm response helps us to acknowledge our need in humility as we call upon God for insight and guidance.

Mass Readings – Monday of the 3rd Week of Advent


Daily Mass: Christ must increase in our hearts. Catholic Inspiration

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John the Baptist reveals a humility and depth of knowledge as he recognizes how the ministry of Jesus must grow. “He must increase; I must decrease.” May these words apply to each one of us as we welcome Christ as King of our hearts.

Mass Readings – Saturday after Epiphany


Daily Mass: We serve the Lord with a gift of love. Catholic Inspiration

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Jesus reminds the Apostles that our service of God does not earn us special status; rather, our actions acknowledge with humility that all we have is a gift from the Lord. Simply put, our service is the least we can do…the real treasure is our love.

Mass Readings – Tuesday of the 32nd Week of the Year


Daily Mass: Have the attitude of Christ. Catholic Inspiration

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The first reading encourages us to cultivate the attitude of Christ as we humbly offer our lives out of love for one another.

Mass Readings – Tuesday of the 31st Week of the Year


Daily Mass: Having a humble heart. Catholic Inspiration

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Jesus offers a parable about the value of a humble heart. May we let go of our comparisons in pride and as we draw close to the Lord’s love.

Mass Readings – Saturday of the 30th Week of the Year


Daily Mass: Greatness flows from a humble heart. Catholic Inspiration

The Lord teaches that greatness comes from a humble heart that recognizes the good that others do.

Mass Readings – Monday of the 26th Week of the Year


The Exaltation of the Holy Cross of Jesus Christ. Catholic Inspiration

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The Cross of Christ reveals justice, humility and love as Christ triumphs over sin and death for the salvation of the world. We adore you, O Christ, and we praise you! For by your Holy Cross you have redeemed the world.

Mass Readings – The Exaltation of the Holy Cross


23rd Sunday of the Year: Tough messages to deliver, and tough ones to receive. Catholic Inspiration

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A favorite photo with my mentor, Msgr. Ed Meulemans.

As disciples of Jesus Christ, there are tough messages that sometimes we are called to deliver, and sometimes we are called to receive. Through honesty, humility and love we open our hearts to encounter the transforming power of the Lord’s grace in these difficult moments.

Mass Readings – 23rd Sunday of the Year

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Daily Mass: The Queenship of Mary. Catholic Inspiration

On this feast of the Queenship of the Blessed Virgin Mary, we recognize that she is exalted through God’s grace because of her humble heart. May her example inspire us to cultivate the virtue of humility as we follow her Son.

Mass Readings – The Queenship of the Blessed Virgin Mary