Community Truth

19 When it was evening on that day, the first day of the week, and the doors of the house where the disciples had met were locked for fear of the Jews, Jesus came and stood among them and said, “Peace be with you.” 20 After he said this, he showed them his hands andContinue reading “Community Truth”

Gospel Reflection for April 7, 2nd Sunday of Easter

Jesus said, “You became a believer because you saw me.  Blessed are they who have not seen and have believed.” John 20:29  Thomas occupies center stage in the second half of Sunday’s gospel.  Thomas’s doubt and subsequent faith parallel the mystery of how later generations of Christians grow into faith in Jesus’ death and resurrection. Continue reading “Gospel Reflection for April 7, 2nd Sunday of Easter”