Mark 9:2-8, The Transfiguration of Jesus

[February 15, 2015] The Season of the Passion comes to us early this year for Ash Wednesday is this week. As far as our Gospel meditations go, we jump then from Jesus’ début in Capernaum to his transfiguration on the mountain, which closes our seasonal meditations on the Epiphany (or manifestation) of Jesus. . . . → Read More: Mark 9:2-8, The Transfiguration of Jesus

Matthew 13:18-35, The Kingdom in the World

[July 22, 2012] We continue where we left off a week ago with the seed that fell on the thorns. While Jesus was speaking of the “failure” of His own sowing of the word of the kingdom among the crowd, His words are applicable in every age. “The anxiety of the age . . . → Read More: Matthew 13:18-35, The Kingdom in the World

Matthew 26:36-56, The Garden of Gethsemane

Justification

[February 26, 2012] The season of Lent began on Ash Wednesday. We follow the skeleton of the traditional church calendar to maintain some continuity with the practice of other Christians past and present and use it as a way of organizing our meditation on the Gospel. However, because we are a Biblical . . . → Read More: Matthew 26:36-56, The Garden of Gethsemane