Who Do You Say That I Am?: Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost 2023

Who Do You Say That I Am?: Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost 2023

In this Sunday’s Gospel reading Jesus asks Peter to answer the question “who do you say that I am?” And while Jesus praises Peter’s response, it actually doesn’t clarify things much. Indeed, the Church has been struggling with the question of the nature of Jesus since...
Take Heart: Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost 2023

Take Heart: Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost 2023

In our gospel reading today we hear the story of Jesus’s disciples on a boat at night in the midst of a raging storm. This is the well-known story of Peter walking on water, and then sinking. We’ll reflect on what it means to “have faith,” to weather storms, to be...