SUNDAY OF EASTER (A)
May 24, 2020
Acts 1: 12-14; Psalm 27; I Peter 4: 13-16; John 17: 1-11
Jude Siciliano, OP
Mini reflections on the Sunday scripture readings designed for persons on the
run. “Faith Book” is also brief enough to be posted in the Sunday parish
bulletins people take home.
today’s Gospel reading:
Jesus raised his eyes to heaven and said
the hour has come. Give glory to your son
your son may glorify you....”
What can be so “glorious” about the death of this good man Jesus? What is there
to stand up and cheer about? Maybe because in his death people will see how
much he trusted God. He remained faithful even through his pain and death.
That’s something to cheer about. Glory to God!
we ask ourselves: