Tag Archives: Deacon Scott McKellar

The Baptism of Jesus

The season of Advent is a time of preparation to make our hearts ready for an encounter with the flesh and blood humanity of Jesus.

Building a relationship with Jesus

Advent is a season of watching and preparing.

Proof of God’s Love

Pharisees and scribes frequently confront Jesus in the Gospels, but in this passage, Sadducees question him.

The Vulnerability of Prayer

This Sunday’s reading from Luke’s Gospel is a very familiar story. Ten lepers approach Jesus and are healed, yet only one returns to give thanks.

Seeking to Find the Lost

Jesus’ words in today’s Gospel remind me of something that happened to me while I was living in Europe a number of years ago.

The Audacity of Prayer

This Sunday’s Gospel is a summary of Jesus’ teaching on prayer.

The Day of Pentecost

Today we celebrate Pentecost Sunday.

Hearing, Knowing, and Following

Many years ago, I rented a house on a rural property near to the city I worked in.

Counting the Cost

Our annual experience of Psalm Sunday brings back childhood memories.

Bearing Fruit in Christ

According to the U.S. Department of Transportation, you are 37 times more likely to die in a motorcycle accident than a car accident.

Tuesday
January 21, 2020
Newspaper of the Diocese of Kansas City ~ St. Joseph