Monthly Archives: May 2015

John the Baptist came to you…, but you did not believe him

Holy Gospel of Jesus Christ according to Saint Mark 11:27-33. Jesus and his disciples returned once more to Jerusalem. As he was walking in the temple area, the chief priests, the scribes, and the elders approached him and said to … Continue reading

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We hear them speaking in our own tongues of the mighty acts of God

Holy Gospel of Jesus Christ according to Saint John 15:26-27.16:12-15. Jesus said to his disciples: “When the Advocate comes whom I will send you from the Father, the Spirit of truth that proceeds from the Father, he will testify to … Continue reading

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What if I want him to remain until I come? What concern is it of yours?

Holy Gospel of Jesus Christ according to Saint John 21:20-25. Peter turned and saw the disciple following whom Jesus loved, the one who had also reclined upon his chest during the supper and had said, “Master, who is the one … Continue reading

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Tend my sheep

Holy Gospel of Jesus Christ according to Saint John 21:15-19. After Jesus had revealed himself to his disciples and eaten breakfast with them, he said to Simon Peter, “Simon, son of John, do you love me more than these?” He … Continue reading

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So that they may be one, as we are one, I in them and you in me

Holy Gospel of Jesus Christ according to Saint John 17:20-26. Lifting up his eyes to heaven, Jesus prayed saying: “I pray not only for them, but also for those who will believe in me through their word, so that they … Continue reading

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That they may be one

Holy Gospel of Jesus Christ according to Saint John 17:11b-19. Lifting up his eyes to heaven, Jesus prayed, saying: “Holy Father, keep them in your name that you have given me, so that they may be one just as we … Continue reading

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I have given you glory on earth by finishing the work you gave me to do

Holy Gospel of Jesus Christ according to Saint John 17:1-11a. Jesus raised his eyes to heaven and said, “Father, the hour has come. Give glory to your son, so that your son may glorify you, just as you gave him … Continue reading

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Holy Father, keep them in your name… so that they may be one just as we are

Holy Gospel of Jesus Christ according to Saint John 17:11b-19. Lifting up his eyes to heaven, Jesus prayed, saying: “Holy Father, keep them in your name that you have given me, so that they may be one just as we … Continue reading

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Whatever you ask the Father, he will give you in my name

Holy Gospel of Jesus Christ according to Saint John 16:23b-28. Jesus said to his disciples: “Amen, amen, I say to you, whatever you ask the Father in my name he will give you. Until now you have not asked anything … Continue reading

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The birth of the new creation

Holy Gospel of Jesus Christ according to Saint John 16:20-23a. Jesus said to his disciples: “Amen, amen, I say to you, you will weep and mourn, while the world rejoices; you will grieve, but your grief will become joy. When … Continue reading

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