Tag: The Transfiguration

Saturday of 4th Sunday in Trinity – Luke 9:28-45

ShareLuke 9:28-45 My all-time favorite opening sentence from a work of fiction (even better than “Call me Ishmael.”) has to be the first line from Franz Kafka’s The Metamorphosis.  It goes like this: “As Gregor Samsa awoke one morning from uneasy dreams he found himself transformed in his bed into a gigantic insect.” Kafka proceeds, […]

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Tuesday of Trinity 19 – Matthew 17:1-13

ShareMatthew 17:1-13 All of the life of Christ is one piece, like the tunic which He wore to His death and for which the soldiers cast lots.  His Transfiguration is therefore of a piece with His Incarnation, Crucifixion, and Resurrection. In the Incarnation, when God was made man, the glory of the Lord, the glory […]

October 27, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Saturday of 4th Sunday in Trinity – Luke 9:28-45

ShareLuke 9:28-45 My all-time favorite opening sentence from a work of fiction (even better than “Call me Ishmael.”) has to be the first line from Franz Kafka’s The Metamorphosis.  It goes like this: “As Gregor Samsa awoke one morning from uneasy dreams he found himself transformed in his bed into a gigantic insect.” Kafka proceeds, […]

June 23, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Tuesday of Trinity 19 – Matthew 17:1-13

ShareMatthew 17:1-13 All of the life of Christ is one piece, like the tunic which He wore to His death and for which the soldiers cast lots.  His Transfiguration is therefore of a piece with His Incarnation, Crucifixion, and Resurrection. In the Incarnation, when God was made man, the glory of the Lord, the glory […]

October 15, 2012 | 0 Comments More