The Antidote to a Secondhand Life – A Sermon on John 1:29-42

“He said to them, ‘Come and see.’” Those are probably familiar words for most of us. I don’t just mean in the context of today’s gospel (John 1:29-42, the Second Sunday after Epiphany, Year A). Even if you’ve never read or heard today’s gospel you’ve probably both heard and spoken those words. How many times have you heard your child or grandchild say, “Come and … Continue reading The Antidote to a Secondhand Life – A Sermon on John 1:29-42

Looking For The Way Home – A Sermon On John 1:29-42, Epiphany 2A

The collect and readings for the Second Sunday after the Epiphany may be found here. The appointed gospel is John 1:29-42. The next day he saw Jesus coming toward him and declared, “Here is the Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world! This is he of whom I said, ‘After me comes a man who ranks ahead of me because he … Continue reading Looking For The Way Home – A Sermon On John 1:29-42, Epiphany 2A