Happy are those who do not lose faith in me

Advent III Isaiah 35:1-6,10, Psalm 145(146):6-10, James 5:7-10, Matthew 11:2-11 "Happy is the man who does not lose faith in me" In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit. Amen. Saint John the Baptist is a hard man. Severe as the sun-cracked earth, coarse as camel hair. His… Continue reading Happy are those who do not lose faith in me

Learn from Judas

Holy Wednesday (Spy Wednesday) Isaiah 50:4-9, Psalm 68(69):8-10,21-22,31,33-34, Matthew 26:14-25 To think that Judas would betray Jesus for 30 pieces of silver is absolutely unbelievable, because I do it every day for free. If only temptation were such a clear exchange, with the goods delivered up-front. We could negotiate the wages of sin to get… Continue reading Learn from Judas