Peter Edmonds SJ looks at each gospel writer's portrayal of John the Baptist.
Although shorter than those of Matthew, Luke and John, Mark's Gospel narrates a rich story, centred fully on Christ but drawing on the characters of his disciples.
How can our understanding of Matthew's account of Jesus's last words to his disciples lead us to a renewed appreciation of the rest of the gospel?
During Holy Week this year, we hear the Passion narratives from Mark’s Gospel, on Palm Sunday, and John’s Gospel, on Good Friday. How, through these Scriptures, do we meet Jesus as our Servant, Priest and King?
St Paul's letter to the church of Philippi is best known for its passage on the 'emptying' of Christ, but it is also a source of pastoral advice and joyful encouragement.
This elegantly-produced work serves a dual purpose: it reflects an actual pilgrimage to the Holy Land by the author; and it is a sort of verbal pilgrimage through the texts of the third Gospel.
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