17 Jan: In the account of four men who lowered a paralysed man through a roof to get him to Jesus, we hear Mark's first use of the word 'faith', which reminds us that faith shows itself in action.
With Peter's confession that Jesus is the Christ in the text from Mark we hear on 20 Feb, the disciples are invited to see Jesus’s messiahship in terms of the suffering Son of Man.
Brian McClorry SJ reviews Philip Pullman's historical fiction, set in the time and place of the New Testament, and Gerry O'Collins SJ's response.
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