February 19, 2017

Seventh Sunday after Epiphany

Next week is the last Sunday of the Epiphany season, also called Transfiguration Sunday. And before we hear that story next week about Jesus on another mountain and who shows […]
February 12, 2017

Sixth Sunday after Epiphany

We find ourselves in that time of year when the world is decorated with cherubic archers and red hearts—St. Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. While we only have one […]
February 5, 2017

Fifth Sunday after Epiphany

Today Jesus is still speaking to those upon whom he proclaimed blessing in last week’s gospel reading: the poor in spirit, the mournful, the meek, those who hunger and thirst […]
January 29, 2017

Fourth Sunday after Epiphany

The lectionary reading assigned for today’s gospel, the beginning of the sermon on the mount, the beatitudes, could have come on no better day than this one on which we […]
January 22, 2017

Third Sunday after Epiphany

“Repent, for the kingdom of heaven has come near.” There are different words used in the original scriptures that get translated repent. Some of them emphasize more the internal anguish […]