The Gospel of Mark
Today’s message is a reminder for us today about the truth of salvation. It shows us how sinners respond in faith to the gospel. It’s a picture of the cross. No matter what your story is, we’re all spiritual lepers. We all lived in isolation from God. And yet, God provided a way for sinners to be cleansed. Jesus is the one who reaches out to us! All of us are spiritual beggars and spiritual lepers. The leper’s plea, is our plea — If you are willing. We just found out Jesus is willing...
Leprosy is an ancient disease mentioned over forty times in the Bible. Until recently there was no cure. Leprosy was a death sentence – even though lepers often lived for many years after contracting the disease. The danger of leprosy was so great that God devoted an entire chapter of the book of Leviticus…
Latin Mass 2021
Rev. Brendan McGrath • Sermon • • 24 views
LESSON: Humility is the key to prayer Today’s Gospel presents us with two encounters that seem to be quite different from one another. Yes, naturally, they are both healing miracles, but what else do these two events have in common. The diseases are different, one has leprosy, and the other has palsy.…
If you or I sat down to write a book about the lives of our children or grandchildren, I’m sure there are some events that we would be happy to leave out. Why should the whole world hear about every embarrassing moment and bad decision? People don’t need to know this stuff, and there’s no reason to give…
Series on Elijah and Elisha
Paul Hawkins • Sermon • • 10 views
Salvation, the need of grace and the prerequisite of humility. God opposed to the proud but gives grace to the humble. Confession of sin. Simply wash and be clean.
Peter Hazenoot • Sermon • • 6 views
Jezus komt tot de melaatse Jezus was uit Kapernaum vertrokken, en was andere steden binnengetrokken. Aangekomen in een onbekende stad werd hij opgemerkt door een melaatse man. Hoewel deze man echt ziek was en een lepralijder was, geeft dit wonder ook iets weer van de geestelijke realiteit van de mens.…