Monthly Archives: April 2013

Mark 10: Giving it up for the Kingdom

The gospel writer begins by telling us that, “as was His custom”, Jesus is teaching the people.  As was their custom, the Pharisees want to trip him up with a question, this time about divorce.  Jesus brings us back to … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Mark 9: Help my Unbelief

We begin this chapter, with the transfiguration of Jesus, rich with Old Testament references, particularly the story of Moses meeting with God, on the mountain in Exodus 33.    Peter’s suggestion of 3 shelters, reminiscent of the Feast of Tabernacles, seemed … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment