From Father Tom …

The Gospel this week:  Mark 1:9-15 In those days Jesus came from Nazareth of Galilee and was baptized by John in the Jordan. And just as he was coming up out of the water, he saw the heavens torn apart and the Spirit descending like a dove on him. And…

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From Father Tom …

The Gospel Mark 1:29-39 After Jesus and his disciples left the synagogue, they entered the house of Simon and Andrew, with James and John. Now Simon’s mother-in-law was in bed with a fever, and they told him about her at once. He came and took her by the hand and…

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From Father Tom …

The Gospel this week: Mark 1:14-20 After John was arrested, Jesus came to Galilee, proclaiming the good news of God, and saying, “The time is fulfilled, and the kingdom of God has come near; repent, and believe in the good news.” As Jesus passed along the Sea of Galilee, he…

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From Deacon George …

An amazing thing happened at our Good Book Club meeting on Sunday. While discussing Mark’s Gospel, how its author describes the grace of God, and how we can apply God’s grace to our immediate context, an entire worship series evolved. We are now about half-way through our nightly series, Ten…

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From Father Tom …

This week’s Gospel: Mark 1:4-11 John the baptizer appeared in the wilderness, proclaiming a baptism of repentance for the forgiveness of sins. And people from the whole Judean countryside and all the people of Jerusalem were going out to him, and were baptized by him in the river Jordan, confessing…

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