Browsing the March 2018 archive of Scripture Reflection by Father Steve

4th Sunday in Lent

Posted by Dee Maahs on 3/12/18

“For God so loved the world that he gave his Son, so that everyone who believes in Him may not perish, but might have eternal life” (Jn 3:16). The passage from the Gospel today begins by saying that Jesus must be “lifted up”, so that everyone who believed in ... Read More »

3rd Sunday in Lent

Posted by Dee Maahs on 3/06/18

The Gospel today describes Jesus’ displeasure with the money changers & traders in the Temple. The Temple was where the sacrifice would be offered. Those who engaged as traders and money changers in the Temple served a practical purpose. They would sell animals for the sacrifice to those who ... Read More »