Confronting the Powers That Be - Bishop Barron's Sunday Sermon

SHARE:

Confronting the Powers That Be - Bishop Barron's Sunday Sermon

Confronting the Powers That Be
Bishop Barron's Sunday Sermon Second Sunday of Advent 

Friends, great writers, from Aristotle to Shakespeare to Melville, put a lot into their opening line, which often sets the tone for the whole work. This week we have the privilege of hearing the very opening of the Gospel of Mark, which, by scholarly consensus, is the first of the Gospels written: “The beginning of the gospel of Jesus Christ the Son of God.” In the manner of those great writers, this line matters a lot; in fact, every bit of it matters. And what sounds to us like familiar spiritual language was, in the first century, an edgy proclamation of the true Emperor to the powers that be. 

Bishop Robert Barron 
December 10, 2023 
Second Sunday of Advent 

Gospel: MK 1:1-8  

The beginning of the gospel of Jesus Christ the Son of God. 

As it is written in Isaiah the prophet: Behold, I am sending my messenger ahead of you; he will prepare your way. A voice of one crying out in the desert: “Prepare the way of the Lord, make straight his paths.” John the Baptist appeared in the desert proclaiming a baptism of repentance for the forgiveness of sins. People of the whole Judean countryside and all the inhabitants of Jerusalem were going out to him and were being baptized by him in the Jordan River as they acknowledged their sins. John was clothed in camel’s hair, with a leather belt around his waist. He fed on locusts and wild honey. And this is what he proclaimed: “One mightier than I is coming after me. I am not worthy to stoop and loosen the thongs of his sandals. I have baptized you with water; he will baptize you with the Holy Spirit.” 
*United States Conference of Catholic 

COMMENTS

Tên

Bác Ái,60,Bài Giảng Audio,69,Bản tin,1530,BảnTin,1,bâcsi,1,Cáo Phó,58,Chuyên đề,187,Cộng Đoàn,738,Đời tu,8,Gia đình Đa Minh,34,Giáo dục,129,Giáo Hội Hoàn vũ,697,Giáo Hội Việt Nam,344,Giới Thiệu,2,Góc Bếp,1,Hạnh Các Thánh,1,Hội Dòng,1013,Hội Thánh,303,Kiến Thức,68,Kiến Thức Phổ Thông,2,Lời Chúa,3,Mùa Chay và Phục Sinh,1049,Mùa Thường Niên,2344,Mùa Vọng,1,Mùa Vọng và Giáng Sinh,508,Mục Vụ Giáo Xứ,74,Nhà An Dưỡng,4,Nhà Huấn Luyện,181,Núi Thánh Phục Sinh,1,Phụng vụ,3,Radio,126,Radio Tâm Ca,83,RVA,23,Suy Niệm,4412,Suy niệm,1091,Suy Tư,2,Suy Tư - Cảm Nghiệm,674,Sứ Vụ,47,Sư Vụ,4,Sứ vụ,218,Sứ Vụ Giáo Dục,4,Sức khỏe,118,Sưu Tầm,140,Tài liệu,513,Tập San Lên Đường,561,Thần Học,1,Thế giới nhìn từ Vatican,1,Thông Tin,929,Thời Sự,455,Trong nước,2,Truyền Giáo,6,Vatican News,11,Văn Bản,23,Văn Hóa Nghệ Thuật,1947,Văn-Thơ,1,vi,2,Video Clips,1554,Video Nhạc - Phim,548,Videos,7,Youth Radio,52,
ltr
item
HỘI DÒNG NỮ ĐA MINH GÒ VẤP: Confronting the Powers That Be - Bishop Barron's Sunday Sermon
Confronting the Powers That Be - Bishop Barron's Sunday Sermon
Confronting the Powers That Be - Bishop Barron's Sunday Sermon
https://i.ytimg.com/vi/HmscmwOTXtY/hqdefault.jpg
https://i.ytimg.com/vi/HmscmwOTXtY/default.jpg
HỘI DÒNG NỮ ĐA MINH GÒ VẤP
https://www.daminhgovap.org/2023/12/confronting-powers-that-be-bishop.html
https://www.daminhgovap.org/
https://www.daminhgovap.org/
https://www.daminhgovap.org/2023/12/confronting-powers-that-be-bishop.html
true
3295611318363260226
UTF-8
Loaded All Posts Not found any posts VIEW ALL Xem bài Reply Cancel reply Delete Bởi Home TRANG POSTS View All RECOMMENDED FOR YOU NHÃN ARCHIVE SEARCH ALL POSTS Không tìm thấy bài viết phù hợp với yêu cầu Back Home Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat January February March April May June July August September October November December Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec just now 1 minute ago $$1$$ minutes ago 1 hour ago $$1$$ hours ago Yesterday $$1$$ days ago $$1$$ weeks ago more than 5 weeks ago Followers Follow THIS PREMIUM CONTENT IS LOCKED STEP 1: Share to a social network STEP 2: Click the link on your social network Copy All Code Select All Code All codes were copied to your clipboard Can not copy the codes / texts, please press [CTRL]+[C] (or CMD+C with Mac) to copy Table of Content