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Sermon for the Third Sunday after the Epiphany, 22nd January 2017

Jan 17th, 2017 | By | Category: Sermons

“Repent, for the kingdom of heaven has come near.” Matthew 4:17

The places named in the Gospel reading help us think about the ministry of Jesus and think about our own lives as Christians.

Saint Matthew Chapter 4 Verse 12 tells us, “Now when Jesus heard that John had been arrested, he withdrew to Galilee.” Jesus begins his ministry by retreating from a place of danger. John the Baptist had been baptizing in the river Jordan and people from Jerusalem and Judea had been going to him for baptism. John’s …