Tag Archives: Moses

Becoming Free and Fruitful

In our first reading (Exodus 3:1-15) the same God who had met with and made the great covenant with Abraham hundreds of years before (in Genesis chapter 15) now meets with Moses.  The epic journey of humans with God, the … Continue reading

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Coming through suffering and shining — Luke 9 — Feb 7 2016

Lk 9:28-36 The transfigurations of Moses and Jesus point to the possibility of transcendence in our own lives and context, the other side of suffering within God’s grace. For Paul, this transcendence appears in our transformation into loving beings–within our … Continue reading

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Jesus Called Her by Name — Jo 20:1-18 — Easter Sunday April 5 2015

Like Mary Magdalene, when we learn to perceive God’s voice, we discover God’s call to us and the purpose and meaning of our life. Mary Magdalene is prominent in the gospel accounts of the resurrection of Jesus.  In her own … Continue reading

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Seeing the Light that is Around Us — John 1:6-8, 19-28 — Dec 15, 2014

Jhn 01v06-8, 19-28                         Seeing the Light that is Around Us Some time ago, there was a married couple in a counselling situation.  The air was tense, because they were in a situation of conflict. “Most couples dealing with difficulties … Continue reading

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Precious to God (Mt 10:24-33 June 22, 2014)

Sunday June 22 2014 “Do not fear—you are of great worth… If you acknowledge me before others, I will acknowledge you” Mt 10:24-33 1. There are startling statements that we have from Jesus in our reading today.  He says, first, … Continue reading

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