Gospel Reflection for April 1, 2018, Easter Sunday

Scripture Readings: Acts of the Apostles 10.34,37-42; Colossians 3.1-3; (Vigil Mark 16.1-7) John 20.1-18 “This disciple who had arrived first at the tomb went in. He saw and believed.”  – John 20.8 “Mary Magdalene went and announced to the disciples, ‘I have seen the Lord.’” – John 20.18 Mary Magdalene brings the whole community ofContinue reading “Gospel Reflection for April 1, 2018, Easter Sunday”

Gospel Reflection for April 16, 2017, Easter Sunday

Sunday Readings: Acts.34, 37-43; Colossians 3.1-4; John 20.1-9 (and John 20.10-18 to read Mary Magdalene’s part in the Easter story) “Then the disciple who arrived first at the tomb went in, saw, and believed.” – John 20.9 “Mary Magdalene went and announced to the disciples, “I have seen the lord.” – John 20.18 The EasterContinue reading “Gospel Reflection for April 16, 2017, Easter Sunday”

Gospel Reflection for March 27, 2016, Easter Sunday

Sunday Readings: Acts 10.34, 37-43; Colossians 3.1-4 or 1 Corinthians 5.6-8; John 20.1-9 (10-18) Mary Magdelene went and announced to the disciples, “I have seen the Lord.” (John 20.18) The act of raising Jesus from the dead reveals who God is — the one who gives life. By accepting death, Jesus reveals that God’s powerContinue reading “Gospel Reflection for March 27, 2016, Easter Sunday”