Tag: Zacharias

Thursday of Trinity 13 – Matthew 3

ShareMatthew 3 “Repent!  For the Kingdom of Heaven is at hand!” There, that’s what you came to hear me say, wasn’t it.  It’s what I’m most famous for. Some called me Elijah.  But they were wrong.  Others called me The Prophet.  They, too, were wrong.  Some actually thought I was the Messiah, if you can […]

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Friday of Trinity Sunday – Luke 1:67-80

ShareLuke 1:67-80 After Zacharias’ tongue is loosed again, and after he has demonstrated his faith by obediently naming John what God had named him, Zacharias is filled with the Holy Spirit.  And what does the Holy Spirit inspire Zacharias to do?  To sing a hymn of praise to God with his newly loosened tongue. Zacharias […]

June 4, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Thursday of Trinity Sunday – Luke 1:57-66

ShareLuke 1:57-66 “His name is John.” This is at the heart of this seemingly minor passage.  Personally, I wanted to go back and meditate on the Magnificat, but this is the passage assigned to us for today. Today’s passage is all about the power of names. His name is “John,” and not Zacharias, after his […]

June 3, 2015 | 0 Comments More

Christmas Eve – Luke 1:67-80

ShareLuke 1:67-80 After Zacharias’ tongue is loosed again, and after he has demonstrated his faith by obediently naming John what God had named him, Zacharias is filled with the Holy Spirit.  And what does the Holy Spirit inspire Zacharias to do?  To sing a hymn of praise to God with his newly loosened tongue. Zacharias […]

December 23, 2014 | 0 Comments More

Thursday of Trinity 13 – Matthew 3

ShareMatthew 3 “Repent!  For the Kingdom of Heaven is at hand!” There, that’s what you came to hear me say, wasn’t it.  It’s what I’m most famous for. Some called me Elijah.  But they were wrong.  Others called me The Prophet.  They, too, were wrong.  Some actually thought I was the Messiah, if you can […]

September 17, 2014 | 1 Comment More

Friday of Trinity Sunday – Luke 1:67-80

ShareLuke 1:67-80 After Zacharias’ tongue is loosed again, and after he has demonstrated his faith by obediently naming John what God had named him, Zacharias is filled with the Holy Spirit.  And what does the Holy Spirit inspire Zacharias to do?  To sing a hymn of praise to God with his newly loosened tongue. Zacharias […]

May 30, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Thursday of Trinity Sunday – Luke 1:57-66

ShareLuke 1:57-66 “His name is John.” This is at the heart of this seemingly minor passage.  Personally, I wanted to go back and meditate on the Magnificat, but this is the passage assigned to us for today. Today’s passage is all about the power of names. His name is “John,” and not Zacharias, after his […]

May 29, 2013 | 0 Comments More

Thursday of Trinity 13 – Matthew 3

ShareMatthew 3 “Repent!  For the Kingdom of Heaven is at hand!” There, that’s what you came to hear me say, wasn’t it.  It’s what I’m most famous for. Some called me Elijah.  But they were wrong.  Others called me The Prophet.  They, too, were wrong.  Some actually thought I was the Messiah, if you can […]

September 5, 2012 | 0 Comments More