Gospel: John 20:19-21 (Easter 2: Series B)
The promise you will make, which brings about the presence of Christ and creates rejoicing, is the peace Jesus brought to the disciples that night behind locked doors.
Epistle: 1 John 1:1-2:2 (Easter 2: Series B)
In the next three weeks, Saint John will explore some of the implications of the resurrection, especially for Christians as they consider how to live in the present and what is in store for us in the future.
Old Testament: Psalm 148 (Easter 2: Series B)
God has created perfectly. God is in the house and all is right with the world!
Holy Week Special: Christ’s Cross—the Orientation of our Life of Repentance
Each day gives us occasion to die to our sinful identities of all kinds and to live out a life in Christ’s footsteps as children of God.
Holy Week Special: Christ’s Cross—the Orientation of our Community
Golgotha is the point where not only Mary and John’s family life assumed a new character, but it is the point of orientation for all human community that uses the cross to straighten out the lives of individuals turned in upon themselves.