We Are Forgiven

We Are Forgiven

The reading is from John’s Gospel: Now a man was ill, Lazarus from Bethany, the village of Mary and her sister Martha. So the sisters sent word to him, saying, “Master, the one you love is ill.” When Jesus heard this he said, “This illness is...
Light Along the Way

Light Along the Way

THE WORD OF GOD The reading is from John’s Gospel: As he passed by he saw a man blind from birth. He spat on the ground and made clay with the saliva, and smeared the clay on his eyes, and said to him, “Go wash in the Pool of Siloam” (which means...
We Are Gift

We Are Gift

THE WORD OF GOD The reading is from John’s Gospel: He had to pass through Samaria. So he came to a town of Samaria called Sychar, near the plot of land that Jacob had given to his son Joseph. Jacob’s well was there. Jesus, tired from his journey, sat down...
Times To Remember

Times To Remember

THE WORD OF GOD The reading is from Matthew’s Gospel: After six days Jesus took Peter, James, and John his brother, and led them up a high mountain by themselves. And he was transfigured before them; his face shone like the sun and his clothes became white as...
Choices in Life

Choices in Life

THE WORD OF GOD Then Jesus was led by the Spirit into the desert to be tempted by the devil. He fasted for forty days and forty nights, and afterwards he was hungry. The tempter approached and said to him, “If you are the Son of God, command that these stones...
What will I do this Lent?

What will I do this Lent?

Before Lent begins, we hear The Lord say “beware the leaven of the scribes and Pharisees.” What is this leaven they preach and act upon? It is, to be sure, laying heavy burdens of exacting rules upon the people to control them, whereas the scribes and Pharisees...