The Gospel According to John – 2018.01.014 John and Jesus, and Peter Too It is important to note that John’s Gospel, being the latest, and last to be written, coming nearly one-hundred and fifty years after the death of Jesus, takes a radical departure from any attempt to present the life of Jesus in […]Read more "A Homily – John 1:35 – 42 ©"
The Gospel According to Luke – 2017.12.31 Fulfillment Propaganda, and Mythology Read the narrative carefully. It is mythology and propaganda, as such it is a deviation from the way, for the way is always found in the service of the truth. The gospel writers gave us narratives concerning the early life of Jesus […]Read more "A Homily – Luke 2:22 – 40 ©"
The Gospel According to Matthew – 2017.04.09 The Passion The Passion of our Lord Jesus Christ according to Matthew Key: N. Narrator. ✠ Jesus. O. Other single speaker. C. Crowd, or more than one speaker. One of the Twelve, the man called Judas Iscariot, went to the chief priests and said, […]Read more "A Homily – Matthew 26:14 – 27:66 ©"
The Gospel According to John – 2017.04.02 Raising the Dead I am the resurrection and the life There was a man named Lazarus who lived in the village of Bethany with the two sisters, Mary and Martha, and he was ill. It was the same Mary, the sister of the sick […]Read more "A Homily – John 11:1 – 45 ©"
The Gospel of the Day – 2017.01.22 After John’s Arrest Hearing that John had been arrested, Jesus went back to Galilee, and leaving Nazareth he went and settled in Capernaum, a lakeside town on the borders of Zebulun and Naphtali. In this way the prophecy of Isaiah was to be fulfilled: […]Read more "A Homily – The Gospel of Matthew 4:12 – 17 ©"
The Gospel of the Day – 2017.01.15 Jesus Baptized Seeing Jesus coming towards him, John said, ‘Look, there is the lamb of God that takes away the sin of the world. This is the one I spoke of when I said: A man is coming after me who ranks before me because he existed […]Read more "A Homily – The Gospel of John 1:29 – 34 ©"
The Gospel of the Day – 2017.01.08 Jesus Baptized Jesus appeared: he came from Galilee to the Jordan to be baptised by John. John tried to dissuade him. ‘It is I who need baptism from you’ he said ‘and yet you come to me!’ But Jesus replied, ‘Leave it like this for […]Read more "A Homily – The Gospel of Matthew 3:13 – 17 ©"