A Homily – The Gospel of Luke 14:25 – 33 © The Gospel of the Day – 2016.09.04 Take Up Your Cross… Great crowds accompanied Jesus on his way and he turned and spoke to them. ‘If any man comes to me without hating his father, mother, wife, children, brothers, sisters, yes […]Read more "A Homily – The Gospel of Luke 14:25 – 33 ©"
Water There are forty-two references In the Christian gospels Each in its way speaks of water As an encounter with God Water p.17 – Aqua PoeticaRead more "Water; Am I (Aqua Poetica) Part XVII"
In the Persian form of Mithraism (also referred to as Zoarastrianism); in Persia the priests were called Parsees. Outside of Persia they were known as the Magi. It is from the Magi that we have derived the term magic. In the Roman form of Mithraism; the chief of a Mithraic temple was called father. To […]Read more "On Jesus and Mithra, Part Six (Pages 13 – 15)"
The Gospel of the Day – 2015.12.27 (Sunday) Propaganda Every year the parents of Jesus used to go to Jerusalem for the feast of the Passover. When he was twelve years old, they went up for the feast as usual. When they were on their way home after the feast, the boy Jesus […]Read more "A Homily – The Gospel of Luke 2: 41 – 52"
The Gospel of the Day – 2015.11.29 (Sunday) The End of Days? Jesus said to his disciples: ‘There will be signs in the sun and moon and stars; on earth nations in agony, bewildered by the clamour of the ocean and its waves; men dying of fear as they await what menaces the world, for […]Read more "A Homily – The Gospel of Luke 21: 25-28, 34-36"
Mark 13:24-32 © The Gospel of the Day – 2015.11.15 (Sunday) Jesus said, ‘In those days, after the time of distress, the sun will be darkened, the moon will lose its brightness, the stars will come falling from heaven and the powers in the heavens will be shaken. And then they will see the Son […]Read more "A Homily – The Gospel of Mark 13:24-32"
Matthew 5:1-12 © Seeing the crowds, Jesus went up the hill. There he sat down and was joined by his disciples. Then he began to speak. This is what he taught them: ‘How happy are the poor in spirit; theirs is the kingdom of heaven. Happy the gentle: they shall have the earth for their […]Read more "A Homily, The Gospel According to Matthew 5:1-12"