Merry Christmas everyone. As we celebrate the birth of Christ is imperative to understand who exactly he is. In this brief episode I look at scripture to uncover who he is and what his mission was/is. Have a great week. https://youtu.be/lx4js4uvofw
In sacred scripture, we read that man was created he had a perfect relationship with God. Man is the pinnacle of creation. God gave man everything. In return the Lord asked man not to each of one tree in the garden. Man did not listen, rebelled, and had to face the consequences of sin for... Continue Reading →
It is a busy time for us, but it is also a busy time for the church. Our priests work very hard and should be included in our Christmas plans.
This is the time of year when most of us read or hear the genealogy of the Lord Jesus Christ. It is full of words that are hard to pronounce, and at its surface seems like a tedious task with little meaning. Today’s verse shows us that is far from the truth.
Hello Everyone, I hope everyone had a great Christmas and all ow me to be the first to wish you a happy new year. As 2019 looms on the horizon I want to inform you of a weekly schedule that I will be putting in place for content in the coming year. This will provide... Continue Reading →
For a child has been born for us, a son given to us; authority rests upon his shoulders; and he is named Wonderful Counselor, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.- Isaiah 9:6 NRSV To the ancient Israelites celebrating the Passover also included joyfully watching and awaiting the coming of the Messiah. At Christmas we... Continue Reading →
To me, Joseph is the unsung hero of the Christmas story. Very little is said about him, but he was a righteous man. Luke's Gospel tells us that Mary was "betrothed to a man whose name was Joseph" (1:27). This arrangement was a little different than engagements of today. According to the rabbinical writings, there... Continue Reading →
But after he had considered this, an angel of the Lord appeared to him in a dream and said, “Joseph son of David, do not be afraid to take Mary home as your wife, because what is conceived in her is from the Holy Spirit. 21 She will give birth to a son, and you are... Continue Reading →
"And she brought forth her firstborn son, and wrapped him in swaddling clothes, and laid him in a manger; because there was no room for them in the inn."- Luke 2:7 In Luke chapter two we read about Mary and Joseph having to go to Bethlehem for a census that was decreed by the Roman... Continue Reading →