Tag: St. Timothy

Friday of Lent 1 – Ember Friday – 1 Timothy 4

Share1 Timothy 4             During this season of Lent, on this Ember Friday, we continue the theme of Ember Days and especially that of Lent. “What should I give up for Lent?”  That’s the question we often hear.  This can become a mere formality, as with any part of the spiritual life, and it can […]

February 18, 2016 | 0 Comments More

Friday of 3rd Sunday in Advent – 2 Timothy 3:14-4:8

Share2 Timothy 3:14-4:8 The lesson this morning is an interesting one because it contains verses from both chapters 3 and 4 which, in this case, means it contains elements from the lives of both St. Timothy and St. Paul.  Of Timothy, Paul writes, “But you must continue in the things which you have learned and […]

December 17, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Saturday of the 21st Sunday after Trinity – 2 Timothy 4:9-22

Share2 Timothy 4:9-22 Because of the extraordinary ministry and character of St. Paul, it is possible at times to get the impression that Paul was in the ministry alone.  But when you read passages like 2 Timothy 4:9ff, you realize how many co-laborers in the faith Paul really had.  Of these, Timothy himself was probably […]

October 30, 2015 | 1 Comment More

Saturday of Pentecost Sunday (Ember Saturday) – 2 Timothy 1:1-14

Share2 Timothy 1:1-14 I want to discuss predestination and free will this morning. There – that ought to wake some of us up! All throughout St. Paul’s incredible opening to his second letter to Timothy he asserts, side by side, two fundamental truths of life in Christ.  First, your salvation, your faith, and your good […]

May 29, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Saturday of the 1st Sunday in Lent – 2 Timothy 2:1-15

Share2 Timothy 2:1-15 A lot of people dress up for Halloween each year as a variety of monsters and other diverse personae.  Many of us have secret fantasies about who we would really like to be: fantasies about archetypal roles such as heroes, athletes, actors, artists, warriors, kings, scientists, doctors, or entrepreneurs. What St. Paul […]

February 25, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Friday of Lent 1 – Ember Friday – 1 Timothy 4

Share1 Timothy 4             During this season of Lent, on this Ember Friday, we continue the theme of Ember Days and especially that of Lent. “What should I give up for Lent?”  That’s the question we often hear.  This can become a mere formality, as with any part of the spiritual life, and it can […]

March 13, 2014 | 1 Comment More

Friday of 3rd Sunday in Advent 2013 – 2 Timothy 3:14-4:8

Share2 Timothy 3:14-4:8 The lesson this morning is an interesting one because it contains verses from both chapters 3 and 4 which, in this case, means it contains elements from the lives of both St. Timothy and St. Paul.  Of Timothy, Paul writes, “But you must continue in the things which you have learned and […]

December 19, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Saturday of the 21st Sunday after Trinity – 2 Timothy 4:9-22

Share2 Timothy 4:9-22 Because of the extraordinary ministry and character of St. Paul, it is possible at times to get the impression that Paul was in the ministry alone.  But when you read passages like 2 Timothy 4:9ff, you realize how many co-laborers in the faith Paul really had.  Of these, Timothy himself was probably […]

October 25, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Saturday of Pentecost Sunday (Ember Saturday) – 2 Timothy 1:1-14

Share2 Timothy 1:1-14 I want to discuss predestination and free will this morning. There – that ought to wake some of us up! All throughout St. Paul’s incredible opening to his second letter to Timothy he asserts, side by side, two fundamental truths of life in Christ.  First, your salvation, your faith, and your good […]

May 24, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Saturday of the 1st Sunday in Lent – 2 Timothy 2:1-15

Share2 Timothy 2:1-15 A lot of people dress up for Halloween each year as a variety of monsters and other diverse personae.  Many of us have secret fantasies about who we would really like to be: fantasies about archetypal roles such as heroes, athletes, actors, artists, warriors, kings, scientists, doctors, or entrepreneurs. What St. Paul […]

February 20, 2013 | 0 Comments More