Tag: John 5

Wednesday of the 3rd Sunday After the Epiphany – John 5:30-47

ShareJohn 5:30-47 The writer of the book of Hebrews begins his magisterial letter on Christ as the end of the Old Covenant and the embodiment of the New with these words: “God, who at various times and in various ways spoke in time past to the fathers by the prophets, has in these last days […]

January 28, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Tuesday of the 3rd Sunday after the Epiphany – John 5:16-29

ShareJohn 5:16-29 Life and death hang in the balance in this passage. It seems odd, even bizarre to the point of belonging in a Ripley’s Believe it or Not Odditorium somewhere, that life and death would arise in such a way. In the beginning of John 5, Jesus heals a man who had had an […]

January 27, 2014 | 2 Comments More

Monday of the 3rd Sunday after the Epiphany – John 5:1-15

ShareJohn 5:1-15             I want my miracle.  The invalid man today had his miracle.  Yes, I know he had to wait 38 years, but he had his miracle.  I’ve had my chronic fatigue for 34 years now, and I’m sure many of you have had various ailments for a very long time, too. We want […]

January 26, 2014 | 2 Comments More