The Miracles of Jesus: Are They Relevant Today?


The miracles of Jesus are compared to the concepts of modern day “miracles.” Jesus’ mighty deeds are examined in the context of the New Testament. Miracles are signs, powerful acts, and marvels, sources of wonder. We will study the rationale for Jesus’ miracles during his time and their possible meaning for us today. Do miracles happen in today’s secular society?


Fr. Joe has presented at S.A.C.R.E.D. several times on Salesian Spirituality, Marriage, and Sacred Scripture. He is a parochial vicar at Christ the King Parish in Haddonfield, NJ, the diocese of Camden. He presents Worldwide Marriage Encounter weekends and enrichment experiences. He was an adjunct professor of theology and Scripture at several colleges and universities. He has directed several adult, marriage, and youth retreats. Currently he is a chaplain for the Salesian Lay Association for Men.