Sunday School, Second Sunday in Ordinary Time
Jan15
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Second Sunday in Ordinary Time, January 12, 2020
Jan15

Second Sunday in Ordinary Time, January 12, 2020

As far as Sunday worship goes, it is hard to find a more biblical service than the Mass. The readings are awesome enough, but even the prayers of the Mass are chock full of Scripture.  Many lines spoken by priest and people are, in fact, direct quotes from the Bible.  Consider, for example, what the priest says just before communion: “Behold the Lamb of God, who takes away the sins of the world.”  That’s a direct quote...

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Sunday School, The Baptism of the Lord, Cycle A
Jan09
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January 12, 2020 The Baptism of the Lord
Jan09

January 12, 2020 The Baptism of the Lord

The Baptism of the Lord Today the Church celebrates the Solemnity of the Baptism of the Lord. This brings to an end the season of Christmas. The Church recalls Our Lord’s second manifestation or epiphany which occurred on the occasion of His baptism in the Jordan. Jesus descended into the River to sanctify its waters and to give them the power to beget sons of God. The event takes on the importance of a second creation in which the...

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Sunday School, The Epiphany of the Lord, Cycle A
Jan02
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