Tag Archives: Temptation

Lectionary sermon for 10 March 2019 (Lent 1C) on Luke 4: 1 – 13

A MESSIAH WITH HUMAN WEAK POINTS? “Shalom. This is Luke from Radio Palestine, on site in the wilderness, about to interview a very hungry man, Jesus, otherwise known by some of his admirers as the Messiah. So tell me Jesus, … Continue reading

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Lectionary Sermon for February 18 2018 on Mark 1: 9-15

Hard-wired for Temptation The writer of the Gospel of Mark tells us that the same Jesus, who we now talk of as the Son of God, started out by spending more than a month in the wilderness struggling with his … Continue reading

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Lectionary Sermon for February 22 2015, Lent 1, Year B (on Mark 1: 9-15)

Hard-wired for Temptation The writer of the Gospel of Mark tells us that Jesus who we now talk of as the Son of God, started out by spending more than a month in the wilderness struggling with his temptations.   In … Continue reading

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