REFLECTION: On John 8:1-11, seeing the sin of the accused through our own sinfulness

by John Zokovitch Pax Christi USA Director of Communications Most, maybe all, biblical scholars agree that John 8:1-11 is not original to John’s gospel, and that it actually reflects Lucan artistry and themes much more. For this reason, some commentaries neglect to reflect on the passage at all. It is a problematic passage for our … Continue reading REFLECTION: On John 8:1-11, seeing the sin of the accused through our own sinfulness

LENT 2013: Reflection for the Fifth Sunday of Lent, Mar. 17

by Jean Stokan and Scott Wright Isaiah 43:16-21 | Philippians 3:8-14 | John 8:1-11 I am about to do a new thing. Do you not perceive it? We begin our fifth week of Lent on a note of power and amazement: "Our God is an awesome God!" (Psalm 47:2). Our God is the God of … Continue reading LENT 2013: Reflection for the Fifth Sunday of Lent, Mar. 17