Archive for 'Divine Inspiration'

Rock or Stumbling Block?

Matthew 16: 13-23 Nm 20: 1-13 / Psa 95 “But what about you? Who do you say I am?” Simon Peter replied, “You are the Messiah, the Son of the living God.” (Matthew 16:16) Our faith in Jesus is the rock Upon which we depend and stand; Just as pride is the stumbling block To […]

The Transfiguration of Our Lord

Mark 9: 2-10 Dn 7:9-10, 13-14 / Ps 97 / 2Pt 1:16-19 This is My beloved Son. Listen to Him! (Mark 9:7) Lord, let me hear Your words sublime, Ponder them in Your sacred place; In Your presence bide for a time, And be empowered by Your grace. Six days later, Jesus took with Him […]

Empowerment from the Father

Mark 9: 2-13 Heb 11:1-7 / Ps 145 This is My Beloved Son. Listen to Him. (Mark 9:7) Lead me Lord to Your heights sublime, And there behold Your radiant face; In Your presence bide for a time To be empowered by Your grace. Six days later, Jesus took with Him Peter and James and […]

Let Your Lamp Shine

Luke 8: 16-18 Prv 3: 27-34/ Ps 15: 2-5 No one who lights a lamp conceals it in a vessel or puts it under a bed. Rather, he puts it on a lampstand, so that those who enter may see the light. (Luke 8:16) Let our lamps dispel the darkness, Live a life of truth […]

Ignoring the Signs

Matthew 12: 38-42 Ex 14:5-18 / Ex 15: 1-6 An evil and adulterous generation asks for a sign, but no sign will be given to it… (Matthew 12:39) Jonah’s obedience to God’s command Prevented Nineveh’s destruction. We need no sign to understand: Repentance is God’s instruction. Some of the scribes and Pharisees said to Jesus, […]