Gospel Reflection for May 24, 2015, Pentecost Sunday

Sunday Readings: Acts 2.1-11; 1 Corinthians 12.3-7, 12-13; John 20.19-23 “Receive the Holy Spirit. If you forgive the sins of any, they are forgiven them. If you retain the sins of any, they are retained.” (John 19.23) To send his friends forth with the good news of Easter, Jesus breathes the Spirit on the communityContinue reading “Gospel Reflection for May 24, 2015, Pentecost Sunday”

Yes, Everywhere

John 4:16-26 16 Jesus said to her, “Go, call your husband, and come back.” 17 The woman answered him, “I have no husband.” Jesus said to her, “You are right in saying, ‘I have no husband’;18 for you have had five husbands, and the one you have now is not your husband. What you have said is true!” 19 The womanContinue reading “Yes, Everywhere”

Gospel Reflection for May 26, 2013, Trinity Sunday

Jesus said to his disciples, “I have much more to tell you, but you cannot bear it now.  When the Spirit of truth comes, this One will guide you along the way of all truth.” John 16.12 Jesus recognizes he has more to say than his friends can hear or bear.  He cannot ready hisContinue reading “Gospel Reflection for May 26, 2013, Trinity Sunday”