Tag Archives: Parable

Daily Mass: Living a life on loan from God. Catholic Inspiration

The parable of the landowner and the tenants offers sobering insights into how we live our faith.  Everything we have is a gift on loan from God, and one day the Lord will come and claim it.  How will we respond?

Mass Readings – Friday of the 2nd Week of the Year

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Daily Mass: What you do with what you have. Catholic Inspiration

The parable today reveals a crucial insight: We will be measured by what we do with what we have.  Comparing ourselves with others is often a waste of time; what’s crucial is using what we have been given to the best of our ability.

Mass Readings – Saturday of the 21st Week of the Year

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Daily Mass: Are you working for the Lord? Catholic Inspiration

Jesus offers a parable about servants who have been given resources by their master.  The passage reminds us that we have all been blessed with opportunities to serve the Lord, and everyday we have a chance to act upon them.

Mass Readings – Wednesday of the 33rd Week of the Year (St. Cecilia)

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Daily Mass: Jesus explains a parable. Catholic Inspiration

Mass Readings – Friday of the 16th Week of the Year

As Jesus explains the meaning of the parable of the sower, he provides us with an opportunity to reflect on what needs to be removed from our hearts as we cultivate our lives for the Lord.

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Daily Mass: Mercy in the 11th Hour. Catholic Inspiration

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Fr. Andrew’s Daily Mass Homily Podcast 

Mass Readings – Wednesday of the 20th Week of the Year

The Gospel today offers a parable about workers who work different amounts of time yet all receive the same wage.  It’s not fair…it’s mercy!