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The Very Rev. Samuel G. Candler

The Super Bowl, Groundhog Day, and the Light of the World

Luke 2:22-40

4th Sunday after Epiphany - Presentation of the Lord - Year A

February 02, 2014

The Very Rev. Samuel G. Candler (TEC)

What a spectacular day this is! What a day to pay attention to! And what exactly are we celebrating today?

Well, according to much of the United States, today is Super Bowl Sunday. Of course! What else? Even those of us without a favorite team have noticed the drama. And even those of us who don't care for football might care for the annual outpouring of new television commercials. As for those of us who care for neither football nor commercials, well, we still know something spectacular is occurring.

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