“The Authority of Weakness” – Sermon (July 5, 2015 – Proper B9: II Cor 12:2-10)

St. Paul in his second letter to the Corinthians is struggling to maintain his authority within the Corinthian community he founded. After his visit and evangelization of Corinth, others had arrived preaching a variation on the gospel Paul had initially … Continue reading

This Sunday (July 5, 2015) at St. John’s

“Therefore I am content with weaknesses, insults, hardships, persecutions, and calamities for the sake of Christ; for whenever I am weak, then I am strong.” (II Corinthians 12:10) I can’t think of anyone who is happy about weaknesses, insults, hardships, … Continue reading