John 1:6-8, 19-28, The Testimony of John

[December 14, 2014] The Third Sunday of Advent (one more Sunday to go): In the little time that we have we turn briefly to the incredibly rich Gospel according to John. John, the unknown disciple of Jesus to whom Jesus entrusted the care of his mother (the two of them, at Jesus’ request, . . . → Read More: John 1:6-8, 19-28, The Testimony of John

Matthew 11:2-11, What Do We Expect to Find in Jesus?

[December 15, 2013] Today, the Third Sunday of Advent has this for its Gospel text. John the Baptist sends from prison a messenger to Jesus to ask Him whether He was indeed the “Coming One.” Jesus tells the messengers to report to John what they see and hear, and He describes what . . . → Read More: Matthew 11:2-11, What Do We Expect to Find in Jesus?