Mary of Magdala, Apostle to the Apostles Catholic Community

Where are the miracles today?

“Where are the miracles today?” Thoughts on 19th Sunday in Ordinary Time August 13, 2017 by Rev. Jim Ryan, Today’s Gospel story of Jesus inviting Peter to come to him on the water is a familiar one (Matthew 14:22-33).  Peter responds by stepping out of the boat and walking toward Jesus.  He stays upright…
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We are Eyewitnesses to God’s Sovereign Majesty

“We are Eyewitnesses to Sovereign Majesty.” Thoughts on Transfiguration, August 6, 2017 by Rev. Jim Ryan, “For we are eyewitnesses of his sovereign majesty.”  (2Peter 1:17) Now that the Transfiguration vision is done and Resurrection is experienced Peter has a clear appreciation for sovereign majesty.  It has nothing to do with triumphalism, power, or…
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