Epiphany Last Yr A
Beloved of God

In this Gospel, strong ties are made to the foretaste given by Moses’ shining face from Exodus as well as God’s calling Jesus “the beloved” from Jesus’ baptism celebrated on the First Sunday in Epiphany. This event marks the turning point in the story of Jesus. It was on this occasion that Jesus clearly foretold his approaching death and resurrection. Thus we are pointed in our Lenten pilgrimage toward the cross and Easter.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *