Pentecost, Year B

Alfred Gorvie

WHEN THE DEFENSE COUNSEL TESTIFIES   Pentecost, Year B Analysis by Fred Niedner John 15:26-27; 16:4b-15 15:26 [Jesus said,]“When the Advocate comes, whom I will send to you from the Father, the Spirit of truth who comes from the Father, he will testify on my behalf. 27 You also are to testify  because you have been with me from the …

Twenty-Fifth Sunday after Pentecost, Year A

Alfred Gorvie

THE GOSPEL TRADE Matthew 25:14-30 Twenty-Fifth Sunday after Pentecost Analysis by Bruce K Modahl   14 “For it is as if a man, going on a journey, summoned his slaves and entrusted his property to them; 15 to one he gave five talents, to another two, to another one, to each according to his ability. Then he went away. 16 …

Twenty-First Sunday after Pentecost, Year A

Alfred Gorvie

YOU CAN BE SURE THERE WILL ALWAYS BE DEATH AND TAXES (Originally posted in 2015) Matthew 22:15-22 Twenty-First Sunday after Pentecost Analysis by Timothy J. Hoyer 15Then the Pharisees went and plotted to entrap Jesus in what he said. 16So they sent their disciples to him, along with the Herodians, saying, “Teacher, we know that you are sincere, and teach …

Second Sunday in Lent

Bethany

Home is where God CALLS You Genesis 12:1-4a Second Sunday in Lent Analysis by Mark A Marius 1The Lord said to Abram, “Go from your country and your kindred and your father’s house to the land that I will show you. 2I will make of you a great nation, and I will bless you, and make your name great, so …