Category Archives: Lectionary Year A

Satan Tempts Jesus, Accidentally Reveals the Character of God

To watch other Voice of the Martyrs videos, visit the Voice of the Martyrs Video Page! Matthew 4:1-11 When scholars examine and classify different religions, they often ask, “Does this religion have a supreme being?” A scholar studying Christianity might identify God … Continue reading

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What Happened During the Transfiguration?

To watch other Voice of the Martyrs videos, visit the Voice of the Martyrs Video Page! Matthew 5:38-48 When modern readers read passages like Matthew 17:1-9, they can become skeptical. Never having seen anyone’s face “shone like the sun” or anyone’s clothes … Continue reading

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Is Christ Unreasonable?

To watch other Voice of the Martyrs videos, visit the Voice of the Martyrs Video Page! Matthew 5:38-48 Last time we learned about seven steps that we should take when reading the gospel: 1) Pray 2) Ask “What Does this Reveal About … Continue reading

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