Archive for 'Doctrine'

The Demoniacs of Gadara

Matthew 8: 28-34 Gen. 21:5,8-20 / Ps 34 The whole town set out to meet Jesus; and as soon as they saw him they implored him to leave their district. (Matthew 8:34) Guard against earthly obsessions Strive only for the things divine; Desire for worldly possessions Drives men to the level of swine. When Jesus […]

Rules and Traditions

Mark 7: 1-13 Gn 1:20–2:4 / Ps 8 You set aside the commands of God in order to observe your own traditions! (Mark7:9) By what rites are we purified? By what rituals are we made clean? None but by Jesus crucified Who died for the atonement of our sins. The Pharisees and some teachers of […]