Ear Your Heart

Introduction: in this text of John 1:43-45, we shall concentrate our attention to the person of Philip called by Jesus to become his forth apostle. Little is known of him in the synoptic gospels (Mathew, Mark, and Luke) but here Continue reading

Date

October 16, 2018
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Come and See

Introduction:  The previous text John 1:35-39, did not reveal the names of the two disciples who left John and went after Jesus, it was until vv40-42 that the Evangelist introduces us the two disciples one named Andrew and the Continue reading

Date

September 14, 2018
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How to be a true disciple

Introduction: The thirteenth ‘Lectio Divina’ on Mark 16:9-20. This is the final text of the series of reflections on “the Ideal discipleship” in the Gospel of Mark. This text will surprise us with the unexpected faithful disciples of Jesus who Continue reading

Date

May 14, 2018
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Follow Me

Introduction: eleventh ‘Lectio Divina’ on Mark 8:34, which emphasises one of the conditions to follow Christ. After having meditated on the failure of the closed disciples to follow Jesus, we shall now look at some texts where they demonstrate the Continue reading

Date

April 17, 2018
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One Of You…

Introduction: eleventh ‘Lectio Divina’ on Mark 14:10-11, 17-19 and 43-46, will deal with one of last failures by the disciples, Judas. These texts illustrates that even the closest friends of Jesus can turn his back on him, betraying or Continue reading

Date

March 16, 2018
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Shares his mission

Introduction: our ninth ‘Lectio Divina’ follows the topic of the previous month, from the same Gospel of Mark 10:32-40. This text is the last prediction of Jesus’ suffering, death and resurrection. Jesus continues to teach his followers of the true Continue reading

Date

December 15, 2017
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