Desire for Glory

September 19, 2021
Jesus continues to talk about His upcoming death that will be the salvation of the world.  His disciples seem oblivious and wonder which of them will have the best seat…

Speaking the Truth

September 12, 2021
Jesus asks the disciples who they think he is.  Peter makes a simple declaration:  You are the Christ, the  Son of the Living God.  When Jesus begins to explain that…

Deeds of Faith

September 5, 2021
After the Pharisees try to get Jesus to perform a miracle to prove he is from God, Jesus warns his disciples against the leaven of the Pharisees.  He then marvels…

God’s Gifts, Our Response

August 29, 2021
The gospel lesson has two stories of people from outside Israel who receive miraculous healing from Jesus.  At first he seems reluctant to heal a woman’s daughter, because she is…

The Bread of Life

August 8, 2021
Jesus says that those who believe in Him will have eternal life.  The Jewish leaders complain that Jesus is no one special.  Jesus reiterates his claim, then says My flesh…

Growing In Faith

July 25, 2021
Jesus' disciples trusted Jesus enough that they obeyed him when he sent them ahead in the boats.  No one questioned how he would rejoin them.  But when Jesus came walking…