Tag: The New Jerusalem

Monday of Pentecost Sunday – 1 Corinthians 3:9-17

Share1 Corinthians 3:9-17 In I Corinthians 3:16 St. Paul makes a startling statement that, if we truly understood it, should make your whole body tingle with electricity.  For he asks:  “Do you not know that you are the temple of God?”  The meaning of Pentecost is this: the Holy Spirit of Jesus Christ has filled […]

May 25, 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

Wednesday of the 4th Sunday after Easter – Hebrews 12:18-29

ShareHebrews 12:18-29 The passage from Hebrews today is one of my all-time favorite passages of Scripture.  Of course, I have a lot of all-time favorite passages!  Verses 22-24 may be my favorite description of the world we Christians live in – my favorite description of the Church – though it may not seem so at […]

May 5, 2015 | 1 Comment More

Monday of Pentecost Sunday – 1 Corinthians 3:9-17

Share1 Corinthians 3:9-17 In 1 Corinthians 3:16 St. Paul makes a startling statement that, if we truly understood it, should make your whole body tingle with electricity.  For he asks:  “Do you not know that you are the temple of God?”  The meaning of Pentecost is this: the Holy Spirit of Jesus Christ has filled […]

May 19, 2013 | 1 Comment 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 15, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Wednesday of the 4th Sunday after Easter – Hebrews 12:18-29

ShareHebrews 12:18-29 The passage from Hebrews today is one of my all-time favorite passages of Scripture.  Of course, I have a lot of all-time favorite passages!  Verses 22-24 may be my favorite description of the world we Christians live in – my favorite description of the Church – though it may not seem so at […]

April 30, 2013 | 0 Comments More