Tag: New Covenant

Saturday of the Sunday Next Before Advent – 2 Peter 3:11-18

Share2 Peter 3:11-18             Have you heard the news?  Jesus Christ is coming again! This is one of God’s sure promises.  But if it’s true (and it is), then what kind of person should you be as a result? This is St. Peter’s great question to us today. Some in Peter and Paul’s day thought […]

November 27, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Friday Sunday Next Before Advent – 2 Peter 3:1-10

Share 2 Peter 3:1-10 Beloved, there are two things you need to know from this passage.  First, the God that created the heavens and the earth is the one who preserves them and can also destroy them.  Second, that God is not slack concerning His promises.  Therefore, let us have confidence in our God because […]

November 26, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Wednesday Trinity 13 – 2 Corinthians 3

Share2 Corinthians 3 You and I are God’s love letter to the world.  That is St. Paul’s message this morning. “You are our epistle written in our hearts, known and read by all men; clearly you are an epistle of Christ, ministered by us, written not with ink but by the Spirit of the living […]

August 31, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Friday of Pentecost Sunday (Ember Friday) – 2 Corinthians 3

Share2 Corinthians 3 You and I are God’s love letter to the world.  That is St. Paul’s message this morning. “You are our epistle written in our hearts, known and read by all men; clearly you are an epistle of Christ, ministered by us, written not with ink but by the Spirit of the living […]

May 28, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Saturday of the Sunday after the Ascension – Revelation 22:1-17

ShareRevelation 22:1-17 Revelation is for us. By “revelation” I mean both St. John’s biblion, as well as the entirety of God’s revelation. Revelation is for us. As far as when the events of St. John’s Revelation will take place, by now you will have noticed that I believe the Revelation is primarily about what Jesus […]

May 22, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Thursday of the Sunday after the Ascension – Revelation 21:1-8

ShareRevelation 21:1-8 Initial, progressive, final.  Remember that: it will help you understand how Revelation can actually be a revelation of Jesus Christ in your life.  Too often, we approach St. John’s Revelation as if it were St. John’s Obfuscation.  I can hear it now: “The first lesson is taken from the twenty-first chapter of The […]

May 20, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Tuesday of the Sunday after the Ascension – Revelation 11:15-19

ShareRevelation 11:15-19 In Revelation 11, St. John continues his theme of the destruction of the Old Covenant and the birth of the New Covenant.  The Mystery of God has been accomplished (or revealed), as the gospel is preached (Revelation 10:7).  What is this Mystery?  It is the revelation of the gospel of Jesus Christ.  According […]

May 18, 2015 | 1 Comment More

Monday of the Sunday after the Ascension – Revelation 5

ShareRevelation 5 I wish I knew more songs.  Actually, I probably know a few thousand (and probably 200 or so just from the Beatles), and at home, I’m always seizing a shard from some song I know and mutating the words weirdly to fit something one of the kids has said.  They say to me, […]

May 17, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Saturday of 4th Sunday after Easter – Hebrews 13:17-25

ShareHebrews 13:17-25 “Now may the God of peace who brought up our Lord Jesus Christ from the dead, that great Shepherd of the sheep, through the blood of the everlasting covenant, make you complete in every good work to do His will, working in you what is well pleasing in His sight, through Jesus Christ, […]

May 8, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Wednesday of the 3rd Sunday after Easter – Hebrews 10:15-25

ShareHebrews 10:15-25 Having boldness to enter the Holy of Holies by the blood of Jesus, and having a High Priest over the house of God (verses 19 and 21), the writer of Hebrews exhorts: “Let us draw near with a true heart in full assurance of faith, having our hearts sprinkled from an evil conscience […]

April 28, 2015 | 0 Comments More