Category: jesus

Holy faith in the Holy Land

As it has been widely reported, a delegation of ECUSA folks visited Jerusalem during Holy Week. Among this group was our Presiding Bishop, as well as blogging Bishop Christopher Epting. Go visit his blog...

Christ the High Priest

From today’s epistle, which speaks of Christ as the “high priest of the good things that have come.” From Our Lady of Balamand Patriarchal Monastery.

Thought for the week

This Sunday begins another great journey. We are, with Jesus, walking into ancient Jerusalem. Palm Sunday begins in great triumph – palms waving, shouting “hosannahs,” and resounding hymns. We do this to remember the...

Thought for the week

In my ongoing series of thoughts on the upcoming Sunday’s Gospel, I give you this. The resurrection of Jesus Christ is not the only story in the New Testament about the raising of the...

Thought for the week

Each week, I write a little blurb that appears (in slightly different forms) in the parish email newsletter and in our Sunday leaflet. Now that I have a blog, I’ll post them here to,...

Did Jesus use machines?

I don’t know about you, gentle reader, but I usually picture Jesus sitting on the floor in a stone house, walking down a dusty street, traveling in a simple sail boat, or perhaps standing...