Gospel Reflection for May 15, 2016, Pentecost

Pentecost Sunday Readings: Acts 2.1-11, 1 Corinthians 12.3-7, 12-13; John 20.19-23 “Peace be with you. As the Father has sent me, so I send you.” (John 20.21) Pentecost is an event not only about the miracle of fiery tongues for Jesus’ disciples. It is also the miracle of the ear for all those from aroundContinue reading “Gospel Reflection for May 15, 2016, Pentecost”

Gospel Reflection for June 8, 2014, Pentecost

 Jesus said to his disciples, “Peace be with you.  As the Father has sent me, so I send you.” John 20.21 In this Easter appearance Jesus gives his friends a purpose that makes the passage a fitting Pentecost gospel. Jesus sends disciples as the Father sent him. He commissions them and us to continue hisContinue reading “Gospel Reflection for June 8, 2014, Pentecost”