Daily Gospel

The Gospel of the day: 30th March

Readings of the day

First Reading: Dan 13, 1-9.15-17.19-30.33-62
Psalm: 22 (23), 1-3a.3b-4.5.6

Gospel: Jn 8, 1-11

Jesus went to the Mount of Olives. But early in the morning he arrived again in the temple area, and all the people started coming to him, and he sat down and taught them. Then the scribes and the Pharisees brought a woman who had been caught in adultery and made her stand in the middle… Read more »

The Sunday Gospel: 29th March

Fifth Sunday of Lent
Readings of the day

First Reading: Ezek 37, 12-14
Psalm: 129 (130), 1-2.3-4ab.4c-6.7-8
Second Reading: Rom 8, 8-11

Gospel: Jn 11, 1-45

Now a man was ill, Lazarus from Bethany, the village of Mary and her sister Martha. Mary was the one who had anointed the Lord with perfumed oil and dried his feet with her hair; it was her brother Lazarus who was ill… Read more »

The Gospel of the day: 28th March

Readings of the day

First Reading: Jer 11, 18-20
Psalm: 7, 2-3.9bc-10.11-12

Gospel: Jn 7, 40-53

Some in the crowd who heard these words of Jesus said, “This is truly the Prophet.” Others said, “This is the Messiah.” But others said, “The Messiah will not come from Galilee, will he? Does not scripture say that the Messiah will be of David’s family and come from Bethlehem, the village where David lived?” So a division occurred in the crowd because of him… Read more »

The Gospel of the day: 27th March

Readings of the day

First Reading: Wisdom 2, 1a.12-22
Psalm: 33 (34), 17-18.19-20.21 & 23

Gospel: Jn 7, 1-2.10.25-30

Jesus moved about within Galilee; but he did not wish to travel in Judea, because the Jews were trying to kill him. But the Jewish feast of Tabernacles was near. But when his brothers had gone up to the feast, he himself also went up, not openly but as it were in secret… Read more »

The Gospel of the day: 26th March

Readings of the day

First Reading: Exodus 32, 7-14
Psalm: 105 (106), 19-20.21-22.23

Gospel: Jn 5, 31-47

Jesus said to the Jews: “If I testify on my own behalf, my testimony is not true. But there is another who testifies on my behalf, and I know that the testimony he gives on my behalf is true. You sent emissaries to John, and he testified to the truth… Read more »

The Gospel of the day: 25th March

Annunciation of the Lord – Solemnity
Readings of the day

First Reading: Is 7, 10-14; 8: 10
Psalm: 39, 7-11
Second Reading: Hebrews 10, 4-10

Gospel: Lk 1, 26-38

In the sixth month, the angel Gabriel was sent from God to a town of Galilee called Nazareth,
to a virgin betrothed to a man named Joseph, of the house of David, and the virgin’s name was Mary… Read more »

The Gospel of the day: 24th March

Readings of the day

First Reading: Ezek 47, 1-9.12
Psalm: 45 (46), 2-3.5-6.8-9

Gospel: Jn 5, 1-3a.5-16

There was a feast of the Jews, and Jesus went up to Jerusalem. Now there is in Jerusalem at the Sheep Gate a pool called in Hebrew Bethesda, with five porticoes. In these lay a large number of ill, blind, lame, and crippled… Read more »

The Gospel of the day: 23rd March

Readings of the day

First Reading: Is 65, 17-21
Psalm: 29 (30), 2 & 4.5-6.11-12a & 13b

Gospel: Jn 4, 43-54

At that time Jesus left Samaria for Galilee. For Jesus himself testified that a prophet has no honour in his native place. When he came into Galilee, the Galileans welcomed him, since they had seen all he had done in Jerusalem at the feast; for they themselves had gone to the feast… Read more »

The Sunday Gospel: 22nd March

The Fourth Sunday of Lent
Readings of the day

First Reading: 1 Sam 16, 1b.6-7.10-13a
Psalm: 22 (23), 1-3a.3b-4.5.6
Second Reading: Eph 5, 8-14

Gospel: Jn 9, 1-41

As Jesus passed by he saw a man blind from birth. His disciples asked him, “Rabbi, who sinned, this man or his parents, that he was born blind?” Jesus answered, “Neither he nor his parents sinned; it is so that the works of God might be made visible through him… Read more »

The Gospel of the day: 21st March

Readings of the day

First Reading: Hos 6, 1-6
Psalm: 50 (51), 3-4.18-19.20-21ab

Gospel: Lk 18, 9-14

Jesus addressed this parable to those who were convinced of their own righteousness and despised everyone else. “Two people went up to the temple area to pray; one was a Pharisee and the other was a tax collector. The Pharisee took up his position and spoke this prayer to himself, ‘O God, I thank you that I am not like the rest of humanity–greedy, dishonest, adulterous–or even like this tax collector… Read more »