30 Apr 2017
Emmaus: Looking Back and Ahead
We hear about the 'road to Emmaus' event in today's Gospel, Luke 24:13-35.
There's been speculation about why folks didn't recognized Jesus at first, after Golgotha.
It wasn't just the 'road to Emmaus' thing. Paul lists some of our Lord's meetings in 1 Corinthians 15:3-8....
...About why folks didn't recognize Jesus, I figure there's a reason, maybe more than one, but I'm also pretty sure I can't be sure. Not at this point. That won't stop me from sharing — not so much my guess, as something I think seems reasonable.
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Today's Gospel, Mark 9:2 through 10 , describes the Transfiguration. I'll be talking about that. Partly. Also Peter, perceptions,...