Presentation on theme: "none The Joyful Mysteries 1.The Annunciation 2.The Visitation 3.The Nativity 4.The Presentation 5.The Finding of Jesus in the Temple A WAY TO REMEMBER…."— Presentation transcript:
Star of Wonder Star of Light Star Explanations: Haley’s Comet 11BCE Mesori (5-2 BCE) Balak & Balaam Homage (Mt 2:2 / 2:8 / 2:11) Contrast: Herod / Magi Theological Point….????
LK 2: 8-20 Shepherds & Angels Shepherds Despised by orthodox. “Special Shepherds” Angels: Birth of a son Tradition.
Christological Statement: Jesus is the Son of God, of the Line of David, Who will Suffer for Humanity.
Luke 2:22 The Presentation 1.Unique to Luke All will be saved via Jesus 2.Jewish Rituals (3) Circumcision: Presentation: (Ex13:2) Redemption of 1 st Born Purification: (Lv12:1-8) 3. Purpose 4. Lucan Mistakes (Source???)
John 2: 11 Where is Cana Mary is Invited Coptic Gospel = Sister of Groom Monarchian Preface = John Himself Joseph is not mentioned Village Wedding Feast Customs Jesus Arrival “5 Guests” Wine = Essential =Problem of Hospitality
Wedding Feast at Cana Jesus Response ??? 6 Stone Water Jars 2 Purposes: Feet/ Hands Filled to the Brim??? 3 observations: When? Where? Why? 2 Observations re: Mary 1) She Turned to Jesus when something went wrong. 2) She did not know what He would do, but she Trusted.
Proclamation of the Kingdom of God LK 17:20-21 When would KofG come? Greek Translation: Within / Among Vs 22-37 1.When Christian longs for Coming of Christ 2.Is Already, but not yet. 3.When it comes: Judgment 4.“When” ??? Leads to Proverb: Where the body is, There the vultures will be gathered together???
Historical Double Significance: ….For Jesus Moses/Elijah God Speaks ….for Disciples Jesus Injunction: “Tell No One…”
Institution of the Eucharist 4 Versions: Jesus celebrates Passover Feast Plans were made Lodging Free Upper Room Man carrying Jar of Water
The Sorrowful Mysteries THE MYSTERIES OF THE ROSARY
The Sorrowful Mysteries The Agony in the Garden The Scourging at the Pillar The Crowning with Thorns The Carrying of the Cross The Crucifixion
The Agony in the Garden Gethsemane: Prayer & Arrest (26:30-56) Prayer: re-echo Lord’s Prayer Literary Pattern of “3 Matthean Peculiarities
Mark 14:27-52 The Failure of Friends (14:27-31) Thy Will be Done: (14:32-42) The Arrest: (14:43-50) The Young Man (51,52) Why: Probable Answers
The Sufferings of Jesus: Scourging & Crowning (Mk14:53-72) Review of the Trial Jewish Trial False Peter’s Denial High Priest Annoyance Roman Trial Point: Jewish Trial mocks the Prophet Roman Trial mocks the King
The Choice of the Mob (Mk 15) The Choice of the Mob The Arrest of Jesus (18:1-12) Interrogation by Annas & Peter’s Denial (18: 13-27) Roman trial (18:28-19) The Real Question?
The Cross The Cross: Mark 15:16-28) Simon of Cyrene Final Scene: Characters (15:29-41) Joseph of Arimathaea