Category Archives: John 1:14

Keep the Mass in Christmas

MP3 Audio: Keep the Mass in Christmas – 12/24/2013 We are celebrating the Nativity–the birth of Jesus Christ–the incarnate Son of the living God. In the name of the Father and the Son of the Holy Spirit, our God is one. … Continue reading

Posted in 40 Days of Blogging, Christmas, Fr. Joseph Gleason, John 1:1-3, John 1:14, John 6, The Incarnation | 1 Comment

Veiled Glory – Christmas and the Second Coming

Lectionary Reading:  Luke 21:25-33 I believe the Church in its wisdom put these two things together: the Second Coming of Christ passage, right in the middle of Nativity season, for a reason. Because, there’s a reason we’re supposed to think … Continue reading

Posted in C.S. Lewis, Colossians 1:24, Daniel 7:9-14, Ephesians 2:4-6, Fr. Joseph Gleason, John 1:14, John 1:46, Jude 1:14, Luke 1:26-28, Luke 1:41-42, Luke 21:25-33, Mary the Mother of God, Orthodox Homilies, Prayers to Angels & Saints, Revelation 19:11-16, Revelation 3:21, Revelation 5:11, Revelation 5:8-10, The Rosary | 1 Comment

My Children, Love One Another!

In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit. God is one. Amen. God calls us to closeness. The entire witness of the Scripture, from the beginning on, is of God’s desire to have … Continue reading

Posted in 1 Corinthians 15:53-54, Fr. Michael Keiser, John 15:15, John 1:14, Mark 15:38, Matthew 27:51, Orthodox Homilies, Philippians 3:14, Philippians 3:20, Romans 8:29, Romans 9:8 | 2 Comments

Bowing Down to a Faceless Idol

Before the Incarnation, it was idolatrous to make an image of God. Now that the Incarnation has taken place, it would be idolatrous not to make images of Him. When a religion rejects images of God, it sends the message that God is … Continue reading

Posted in 1 Corinthians 3:16, 1 Corinthians 6:19-20, 787 A.D. - Nicea II, Exodus 32, Holy Images, Icons, Israel, John 1:14, John 2:19-21, Psalm 5:7, Sculpture, Worship | 8 Comments