Attitude or Gratitude?

The reading from the Holy Gospel according to St. Luke 17:12-19 In today’s short gospel reading we are told about ten lepers who met the Lord Jesus. Lepers, those afflicted with leprosy were usually found together in groups because they had been isolated and ostracized from the rest of the healthy population. By this time […]

Why was Jesus baptized?

The reading from the Holy Gospel according to St. Matthew 3:13-17 Today is January 6, the great feast of Epiphany/Theophany. John the baptist lived in the wilderness for a good portion of his life. We are told that he ate locusts and honey to survive. He preached and warned people that the messiah, the chosen […]