Gospel Reflection for May 3, 2015, 5th Sunday of Easter

Sunday Readings: Acts 9.26-31; 1 John 3.18-24; John 15.1-8 “I am the vine, you are the branches. Those who abide in me and I in them bear much fruit, because apart from me you can do nothing.” (John 15.5) A vine is a single plant. All its branches share the life its roots draw fromContinue reading “Gospel Reflection for May 3, 2015, 5th Sunday of Easter”

Gospel Reflection for May 6, 2012, 5th Sunday of Easter

Jesus said, “I am the vine, you are the branches.  Those who abide in me and I in them bear much fruit, because apart from me you can do nothing.” John 15.5 The image of the vine communicates the risen Jesus’ sustaining love for the Christian community.  Disciples tap into the common vein of lifeContinue reading “Gospel Reflection for May 6, 2012, 5th Sunday of Easter”