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Posts from the ‘Commentary’ Category

Demonstrate Respect for Others

What do you want to be when you grow up? If you’re a bully, do you aspire to be a bigger bully?

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On the Road to Emmaus

A masterful composition is Luke’s story of Jesus’ encounter with two of his disciples returning from Passover in Jerusalem to their hometown Emmaus.

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The Resurrected Jesus

There are three parts in this Sunday’s Gospel reading. The first part takes place on the evening of the first day of the week (Sunday), on the same day as Jesus’ resurrection.

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Matthew’s Passion

The Passion of Our Lord Jesus Christ according to Matthew is the longest in the four Gospels. Matthew composed his Gospel in the mid-eighties of the first Christian century.

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John’s Account of Women Finding Jesus’ Empty Tomb

It was the first day of the week, the day we call Sunday. The body of Jesus had been entombed late Friday afternoon. On the Sabbath all Jews rested, including the disciples of Jesus.

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