August 14, 2016

Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost

Today’s gospel reading seems perhaps out of place, with what we know about Jesus. We call him the Prince of Peace. He was the one who praised Mary for peacefully […]
August 7, 2016

Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost

When a person begins to study the Bible and Bible history, at some point along the way there is usually a realization that comes as sort of a shock to […]
July 31, 2016

Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost

In Greek myth it is said that Sisyphus, the one-time King of Corinth, was the craftiest of all men. He was a swindler and sometimes murderer. His hate for his […]
July 10, 2016

Eighth Sunday after Pentecost

And who is my neighbor? In the 2,000 years since a lawyer wishing to justify himself asked Jesus the question, we have gotten no better at answering it. Racial and […]
July 3, 2016

Seventh Sunday after Pentecost

It has been said, using different wording by physicists, yogis, and the fathers of the old Church, that each human being is a microcosm, a little example, of the whole […]