Tag Archives: Father Callan

Father Callan’s Commentary on 2 Corinthians 3:1-6

This post opens with Fr. Callan’s brief summary of 2 Cor 3:1-6 followed by his commentary. TO THE ACCUSATION OF ARROGANCE ST. PAUL OPPOSES THE MINISTRY COMMITTED TO HIM A Summary of 2 Corinthians 3:1-6. Often the Apostle had felt … Continue reading

Posted in Catholic, Notes on 2 Corinthians | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Father Callan’s Commentary on 1 Corinthians 15:45-49

This post opens with a brief summary of 1 Cor 15:35-58 followed by notes on verses 45-49. HOW THE BODY WILL RISE; THE QUALITIES OF THE RISEN BODY A Summary of 1 Corinthians 15:35-58~The fact of the resurrection being established, … Continue reading

Posted in Catholic, Notes on 1 Corinthians | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Father Callan’s Commentary on 1 Corinthians 15:12-28

Text in red are my additions. At the end of the post I’ve included a list of suggested resources relating to this letter. THE NECESSITY OF BELIEVING IN THE RESURRECTION OF CHRIST A Summary of 1 Corinthians 15:12-20a Before coming … Continue reading

Posted in Catholic, Notes on 1 Corinthians | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Father Callan’s Commentary on Hebrews 7:23-28

This post includes a summary of Hebrews 7:1-28, commentary on verses 23-27 follow. THE SUPERIORITY OF THE PRIESTHOOD OF CHRIST A Summary of Hebrews 7:1-28~The author now returns to the third great argument in proof of his thesis, that the … Continue reading

Posted in Catholic, Notes on Hebrews | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Father Callan’s Commentary on Acts of Apostles 13:22-26

22. And when he had removed him, he raised them up David to be king: to whom giving testimony, he said: I have found David, the son of Jesse, a man according to my own heart, who shall do all … Continue reading

Posted in Catholic, Notes on Acts | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Father Callan’s Commentary on 2 Corinthians 5:6-10

This post includes Father Callan’s brief summary of 2 Cor 5:1-10 followed by his notes on verses 1, 6-10. AGAIN ASSERTING HIS HOPE OF A GLORIOUS RESURRECTION ST. PAUL SAYS HE SEEKS ONLY TO PLEASE CHRIST, HIS FUTURE JUDGE A … Continue reading

Posted in Catholic, Notes on 2 Corinthians | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Father Callan’s Commentary on 2 Corinthians 4:13-5:1

To help provide context a summary of 4:13-18 and 5:1-10 is supplied. THE APOSTLES WERE COMFORTED IN THEIR TRIBULATIONS BY THE HOPE OF A GLORIOUS RESURRECTION A Summary of 2 Corinthians 4:13-18~Having explained the purpose of God in permitting the … Continue reading

Posted in Catholic, Notes on 2 Corinthians | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Father Callan’s Commentry on Hebrews 9:11-15

This post includes a brief summary of chapter 9 followed by commentary on reading. THE SUPERIOR EXCELLENCE OF CHRIST’s SACRIFICE A Summary of Hebrews 9:1-28 In the preceding Chapter the author has shown us how Christ was the ideal High … Continue reading

Posted in Catholic, Notes on Hebrews | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Father Callan’s Commentary on Acts 10:25-26, 34-35, 44-48

Act 10:25  And it came to pass that when Peter was come in, Cornelius came to meet him and falling at his feet adored. Falling at his feet adored. It was customary with the Orientals thus to honor one of … Continue reading

Posted in Catholic, Notes on Acts | Tagged , , | 1 Comment

Father Callan’s Commentary on Acts 9:26-31

26. And when he was come into Jerusalem, he essayed to join himself to the disciples; and they all were afraid of him, not believing that he was a disciple. 27. But Barnabas took him, and brought him to the … Continue reading

Posted in Catholic, Notes on Acts | Tagged , , | 1 Comment