Sunday Gospel Reflection

Sunday 17th Jan – Gospel Reflection

Snow in a forest.

John 1:35 The next day John again was
standing with two of his disciples, 36
and as he watched Jesus walk by, he exclaimed, “Look, here is the Lamb of
God!” 37 The two disciples heard him
say this, and they followed Jesus. 38
When Jesus turned and saw them following, he said to them, “What are you
looking for?” They said to him,
“Rabbi” (which translated means
Teacher), “where are you staying?” 39
He said to them, “Come and see.” They
came and saw where he was staying, and
they remained with him that day. It was
about four o’clock in the afternoon. 40
One of the two who heard John speak
and followed him was Andrew, Simon
Peter’s brother. 41 He first found his
brother Simon and said to him, “We
have found the Messiah” (which is translated Anointed). 42 He brought Simon
to Jesus, who looked at him and said,
“You are Simon son of John. You are to
be called Cephas” (which is translated
Peter).

INITIAL OBSERVATIONS
In the ancient tradition, there were three
“epiphanies” after Christmas: the visit of
the Magi (the Epiphany proper), the
baptism in the Jordan (the voice from
heaven) and…

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