Category Archives: Jesus Christ

As Christmas Draws to an End

The good news is that today was a very productive work day for me. Unfortunately, that means that I didn’t get time to post. I had wanted to write on the reading from the Divine Office for today, because it … Continue reading

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The Woman at the Well

This video is a modern take on John 4:3-30 where Jesus encounters a Samaritan woman at Jacob’s well.

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Bad Catholic Takes Down “Why I Hate Religion, But Love Jesus”

Marc Barnes, The Bad Catholic, does an excellent job of taking apart the misguided sentiment and illogical arguments contained in this video, Why I hate Religion, But Love Jesus (H/T The Anchoress). Excerpt: “So onto the first bit of silliness … Continue reading

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Jesus Was No Girlie Man

Monsignor Pope writes (H/T Fr. Longenecker): When I was a teenager in the 1970s Jesus was presented in less than flattering terms, at least from my standpoint as a young man at that time. The paintings and statues of that … Continue reading

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We Believe in Christ and Him Crucified

A few links for your Good Friday meditation. 1.¬† Over at First Things Peter J. Leithart¬† has a beautiful reflection on the Crucifixion. Excerpt: “The cross is the work of the Father, who gave His Son in love for the … Continue reading

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How would Satan Tempt Jesus in 2011?

Cardinal Mahony, shortly before his retirement, wrote a terrific article on temptation. He relates the three temptations of Jesus to how satan uses the internet in three significant ways. H/T Michael Barber at The Sacred Page. He calls it ” … Continue reading

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Jesus Is King

Sunday is the Solemnity of Christ the King, and the last Sunday of the Liturgical Year. Next Sunday is the first Sunday of Advent and the first Sunday of the new liturgical year. Father Z reminds us that Jesus is … Continue reading

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