Notes on 6th Sunday Easter

Notes on 6th Sunday Easter

Notes ( not a sermon ) on 6th Sunday Easter. Approaching Pentecost–At the end of  his life  Jesus teaches us about the Holy Spirit. “ If you love me, keep my commandments.” His commandments are his gifts to us — our road to eternal life, happiness and...
Notes on the Gospel of 5th Sunday of Easter

Notes on the Gospel of 5th Sunday of Easter

Not a sermon –just highlighting some of the crucial truths in the Lord’s final discourse to his disciples at the Last Supper. Jesus : “ I go to prepare a place for you.” This  is the talk of a  bridegroom.The Jewish custom in the first century  was  for the...
Notes on 4th Sunday of Easter

Notes on 4th Sunday of Easter

Not a sermon–just a few notes on the readings. Now that we have reached 4th Sunday of Easter, the liturgy turns towards Pentecost and the Gift of the Holy Spirit. Good Shepherd –refers back to the Book of Ezekiel ch. 34 vv2-6  where the Old Testament...