Monthly Archives: February 2015

A Season of – Happiness??

A Reflection on the Gospel for March 1, 2015, The Second Sunday in Lent Mark 8:31-38 By David Somerville Here is an easy-to-imagine scenario – It is the concluding wrap-up of a chance encounter between two persons in any place like, … Continue reading

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Your Wilderness and Mine with the Spirit

A Reflection on the Gospel for February 22, The First Sunday in Lent By David Somerville “…And the Spirit immediately drove him out into the wilderness. Mark 1:12.               I remember how in the late wintertime of the year during the … Continue reading

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Our Transfiguration is the Gift of Spiritual Maturity (Corrected 2/19/2014)

A Reflection on Mark 9:2-9 The Gospel for 15 February The Last Sunday after Epiphany by David Somerville+                   I believe that this Gospel reading about the Transfiguration of Jesus should lead us to Our transfiguration. Ours begins when we … Continue reading

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Politics May be Local But God’s Kingdom can be Everywhere, or Nowhere

Politics May be Local But God’s Kingdom can be Everywhere, or Nowhere by David Somerville+                   The Gospel coming up for next Sunday has several themes. I believe I found one of them. It was (to use a figure of … Continue reading

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