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Daily Gospel – MT 13:47-53

Jesus said to the disciples: “The Kingdom of heaven is like a...

Jesus said to the disciples: “The Kingdom of heaven is like a net thrown into the sea, which collects fish of every kind. When it is full they haul it...

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Daily Gospel – MT 13:47-53

St. Innocent I

Innocent was born at Albano, Italy. He became Pope, succeeding Pope St....

Innocent was born at Albano, Italy. He became Pope, succeeding Pope St. Anastasius I, on December 22, 401. During Innocent’s pontificate, he emphasized papal supremacy, commending the bishops of Africa...

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St. Innocent I

St. Pantaleon

St Pantaleon came from Nicomedia, near the Black Sea, in Asia. He...

St Pantaleon came from Nicomedia, near the Black Sea, in Asia. He was such a famous doctor that the Emperor himself chose him for his own doctor. Pantaleon was a...

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St. Pantaleon

Daily Gospel – MT 13:44-46

Jesus said to his disciples: “The Kingdom of heaven is like a...

Jesus said to his disciples: “The Kingdom of heaven is like a treasure buried in a field, which a person finds and hides again, and out of joy goes and...

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Daily Gospel – MT 13:44-46

Sts. Joachim and Anne

Saints Joaquin (sometimes spelled “Joachim,” pronounced “wal-keem”) and Anne, are the parents...

Saints Joaquin (sometimes spelled “Joachim,” pronounced “wal-keem”) and Anne, are the parents of the Virgin Mary. There are no mentions of them in the Bible or Gospels, what we know...

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Sts. Joachim and Anne

Daily Gospel – MT 13:36-43

Jesus dismissed the crowds and went into the house. His disciples approached...

Jesus dismissed the crowds and went into the house. His disciples approached him and said, “Explain to us the parable of the weeds in the field.” He said in reply,...

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Daily Gospel – MT 13:36-43

Daily Gospel – MT 20:20-28

The mother of the sons of Zebedee approached Jesus with her sons...

The mother of the sons of Zebedee approached Jesus with her sons and did him homage, wishing to ask him for something. He said to her, “What do you wish?”...

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Daily Gospel – MT 20:20-28

St. James the Greater

Nothing is known of St. James the Greater’s early life, though it...

Nothing is known of St. James the Greater’s early life, though it has been established that he is the son of Zebedee and Salome and brother of John the disciple....

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St. James the Greater

Daily Gospel – LK 11:1-13

Jesus was praying in a certain place, and when he had finished,...

Jesus was praying in a certain place, and when he had finished, one of his disciples said to him, “Lord, teach us to pray just as John taught his disciples.”...

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Daily Gospel – LK 11:1-13

St. John Boste

One of the Forty Martyrs of England and Wales. He was born...

One of the Forty Martyrs of England and Wales. He was born at Dufton, at Westmoreland, England, and studied at Oxford. Becoming a Catholic in 1576, he went to Reims...

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St. John Boste