Shaped by the word of God

the word of God came to John son of Zechariah in the wilderness. He went into all the country around the Jordan, preaching… (Luke 3:2-3) Just a few words here at the beginning of Luke’s gospel describe the essence of the Christian life and are worth reflecting on. John the Baptist is described in the … Continue reading Shaped by the word of God

History and the supernatural

In the fifteenth year of the reign of Tiberius Caesar—when Pontius Pilate was governor of Judea, Herod tetrarch of Galilee, his brother Philip tetrarch of Iturea and Traconitis, and Lysanias tetrarch of Abilene— during the high- priesthood of Annas and Caiaphas, the word of God came to John son of Zechariah in the wilderness. (Luke … Continue reading History and the supernatural