Psalms

Recently I had the privilege of leading a Bible study on the Psalms.  What an enlightening experience especially when you know the situation under which each Psalm was written.  For example: Psalm 90      Moses gift to the Israelites as he died on Mount Nebo. Psalm 72 and 127 are attributed to King Solomon –…

Litany of Woes

Last month I had the honor of leading a group through the new Dr. Scott Hahn bible study “The Eucharist in Scripture” and it is fantastic. In the study Dr. Hahn mentioned a speech given by Reverend Rick Warren, Pastor of Saddleback Church, at the World Meeting of Families a number of years ago. In…

Catechism of the Catholic Church

For those involved in my Bible Study class the location of the searchable Catechism of the Catholic Church is- http://archeparchy.ca/wcm-docs/docs/catechism-of-the-catholic-church.pdf(click on the address to go there)(Courtesy of Ukrainian Catholic Archeparchy of Winnipeg ) simply click on the “magnifying glass” icon located in the upper left and a search window will open. Type in the paragraph…

The Remnant

The Remnant Throughout Bible history there was always a remnant preserved to continue when the world abandoned God.  Consider Noah, a man laughed and ridiculed, yet it was he and his family that rebuilt the nation of the chosen people.  With the famine in Egypt, it was Joseph’s remnant that saved the nation.   From the…

Hail Mary

Chario Kecharitomene “Gabriel was sent from God unto a city of Galilee, named Nazareth,  To a virgin espoused to a man whose name was Joseph, of the house of David; and the virgin’s name was Mary. And the angel came in unto her, and said, Hail, thou that art highly favoured”  (Luke 1:26-28)  Luke goes…