discipleship

Deny Yourself? A Disciple’s Requirement

by Kathleen Glavich, SND on August 27, 2014

in Blogs

This week I directed a Bible study on next Sunday’s readings. The Gospel passage, Matthew 16:21–27, includes statements that Jesus made about discipleship. Doing research on these gave me new insight into the meaning of “deny yourself.” I thought I’d share this with you. First some background. All the statements explain what it means to […]

Read More

Advent with Mary, Best Disciple

by Kathleen Glavich, SND on November 27, 2013

in Blogs

Mary is one of the three persons we focus on during Advent. (The other two are John the Baptist and the prophet Isaiah.) As we wait with Mary during the coming weeks before Christmas, we might ponder how she, the first and best disciple, is a model for us. For example, Mary gives us five […]

Read More