Tag Archives: Transfiguration

Building Tents and Mountaintop Experiences

“Master, it is good that we are here; let us make three tents, one for you, one for Moses, and one for Elijah” (Lk. 9:33).   In Luke’s account of the Transfiguration, Peter was described as not knowing what he was saying when he had suggested to make three tents for Our Lord, Moses, and […]

Seminarian Casual Podcast

Episode 3 – A ‘Rendezvous’ with the Polls

SemCasual Podcast, bringing you “Seminary Life with a Twist,” where we talk about things that matter to us, Catholic news that you should know about, various theological or philosophical questions, the saint of the upcoming week, and life at St. Charles Borromeo Seminary! In this week’s episode: 2’05” – Saint of the Week: St. Charles […]

Bruges - The Transfiguration of the Lord in st. Jacobs church

A mountaintop experience in Center City

When Peter, James, and John accompanied Jesus onto Mt. Tabor to experience the Transfiguration, their reactions were understandable. There we see interesting parallels to what we expect to happen when Pope Francis visits center city Philadelphia next month! Seeing the vision of the bedazzled Jesus along with Elijah and Moses, Peter exclaimed “it is good […]