Gospel Meditation

March 13, 2020

3rd Sunday in Lent (A)

Breaking with taboo to invite all JOHN 4:5–42 By June Renie In today’s gospel we encounter Jesus in the Samaritan town of Sychar, sitting at Jacob’s […]
March 6, 2020

2nd Sunday in Lent (A)

What the transfiguration experience reveals MATTHEW 17:1–9 By June Renie In last Sunday’s gospel (Mt 4:1–11) we learnt that soon after Jesus’s baptism and before commencing […]
February 28, 2020

1st Sunday of Lent (A)

Jesus’ triumph over temptation began our way back MATTHEW 4:1–11 By June Renie Today’s gospel narrates the temptation of Jesus in the wilderness. Soon after His […]
February 21, 2020

7th Sunday in OT (A)

Jesus’ most challenging command Matthew 5: 38–48 By Rev Kenneth & Bernadette Phillips It is relatively easy to forgive accidental/unintended injury; not so easy to forgive […]
February 14, 2020

6th Sunday in OT (A)

God’s way or ours MATTHEW 5: 17–37 By Rev Kenneth & Bernadette Phillips Two of the biggest challenges to Christianity today are (a) relativism—the view that […]
February 6, 2020

5th Sunday in OT (A)

Simply adding salt and lighting the way Matthew 5:13–16 By Rev Kenneth & Bernadette Phillips Salt and light: these are universal aspects of life in all […]