Acts, Lesson 9: Simon, Philip, and Saul

In the last lesson, we saw God choosing to act in ways He has not promised to do so. In particular, we saw God the Holy Spirit coming to a new group of people only through the hands of the Apostles. It’s almost as if God was chastising the Apostles for not leading the way […]

Sts. Philip and James, Apostles: John 14:1-14

How strange, how strange in so many ways.  It’s Easter and, yet, we find ourselves back in Lent.  We find ourselves again on Thursday, the night of Jesus’ betrayal.  It is the Thursday before Good Friday, but also the Thursday before Christ’s resurrection. The disciples, minus Judas, had just eaten the Passover meal.  They had […]