The Seventh Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 10), Year B. Track I King Herod heard of Jesus and his disciples, for Jesus’ name had become known. Some were saying, “John the baptizer has been raised from the dead; and for this reason these powers are at work in him.” But others said, “It is Elijah.” And … Continue reading The Great vs. the Good
The Fifth Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 8), Year B. When Jesus had crossed again in the boat to the other side, a great crowd gathered around him; and he was by the sea. Then one of the leaders of the synagogue named Jairus came and, when he saw him, fell at his feet and begged … Continue reading “If I but touch His clothes, I will be made well.”
The Third Sunday after Pentecost, Proper 6 Year B. We are always confident; even though we know that while we are at home in the body we are away from the Lord-- for we walk by faith, not by sight. Yes, we do have confidence, and we would rather be away from the body and … Continue reading “We Walk by Faith, Not by Sight.”
Trinity Sunday, Year B. There was a Pharisee named Nicodemus, a leader of the Jews. He came to Jesus by night and said to him, “Rabbi, we know that you are a teacher who has come from God; for no one can do these signs that you do apart from the presence of God.” Jesus … Continue reading “…Neither Confounding the Persons, nor Dividing the Essence…”
The Seventh Sunday of Easter, Year B. In those days Peter stood up among the believers (together the crowd numbered about one hundred twenty persons) and said, "Friends, the scripture had to be fulfilled, which the Holy Spirit through David foretold concerning Judas, who became a guide for those who arrested Jesus-- for he was … Continue reading How will We go On?